Mick Cutajar current World Cup Champion, a set on Flickr.
Judo History 35 yrs
JUDO :35years training rank 4th Dan Yon Dan)Kodokan Judo association and 3rd Dan with Australian Judo Federation
Senior Coach & examiner with both the Australian Judo Federation & the Kodokan Judo Association.I have had my own club since 1993.
I was a member of the Malta Elite National Player's Team 2001 & Australian Judo Team member Reserve for 2008 Olympics.
Represented Australia in Japan Osaka international judo championships 2002,03,05,07,08.Tahiti 2006,Christ church Olympic selections 2008, Masters games 07
Winner of gold silver & bronze medals at Invitation Internationals and open events QLD.VIC.NSW, *Olympic trials 1988,1992,2008.
*Oceania World Cup 2005,3rd place 5th place 2007
*Osaka international championship 2007 3rd place
*Oceania Judo Championships 2008 2nd place,2006 5th place 1988 6th.
*Competed in the USA open 92.
*JFA Nationals 2006, 2nd place
*Country champion in 3 divisions for 3 years, winner of 45 state titles.
*Australian University judo champion 2000,2001 & 2003.(This is the 3rd gold out of the 6 medals won by me for the University of Wollongong).
*Geneva international judo championships 2001 placed 2nd
Small nations games 2001 representing the Malta Olympic Committee placed 3rd.
*Australian Kodokan Judo champion 2002,2nd & 2 gold.2003 2nd 2004 Gold u/100kgs & vet gold. 2005 2gold,1 bronze 2006 2gold 1 sliver. 20071st u/100kg(hat trick)2008 u100kg 1st place. *Australian Masters Games 2nd 30-40 age group,2nd in the open.2008 1st place.2nd open
Pan Pacific 2002 Internationals 2nd u/100kgs 2nd,0/100kgs.
2003 Masters games 1st u/100 & 2nd in the open.
2004 Pan Pacific Internationals gold u/100kgs & gold open
*Training camps Institute of sport Canberra 87,91,AIS elite training Canberra 2007, Colorado springs 91,Italy 01,Malta 01,Geneva 01& San Marino 01,Tahiti 06.
Pangration 6th Dan,Senior Coach & examiner.Australian champion 2000,2001,2003.
Winner of the A.P.A.F player of the year 2001,8 gold state titles,
2nd in the world titles Greece 2000,
1st in the world titles selection u/100 & open.
Was selected to represent Australia at the 2003 world titles in Greece September 03,this event was to be Olympic trials, but due to a change in rules at the world titles at short notice ended any chance of competing at the Olympics in 2004.
Kyu Shindo jujutsu & Sport Judo 2nd Dan, Senior Coach & examiner Current World cup champion.5 gold, 2 silver.Player of the year 1999
ISKA Australasian world cup Ju-jutsu gold medalist (1999,2000,2xgold in 2003)
ISKA National & NOW world cup jujitsu champion 2006
Ultimate fighting (vale tudo rules) NO RULES undefeated Heavy weight champion 1999-2004
13 fights 9win 4 losses.Australian representative,in Japan,Greece, Korea,New Zealand & Queensland.Competed for Rings Australia & Japan,King of the Cage,Extreme Fighting Championships,Caged Combat,Worriers whelm,Fox sports.
My positions in sport: Creating history by being the first Australian to win a silver at the pangration world titles 2000 & the first ex-prisoner to qualify for Olympic games as a reserve for 2008 Australian Judo team.
Current National coach for the International Budo Federation, Australian Pangration Athilma Federation and state coach for the Kodokan Judo Association.
NO OTHER MARTIAL ARTS TRAINER HAS THE QUALIFICATIONS OR PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE THAT IVE OBTAINED
I have full accreditation with the Australian College of Sports Development,Australian Sports Commission,NCAS,Australian Judo Federation,Kodokan Judo Association,International Budo Federation,Australian Pangration Athlima Federation.
PUBLIC SPEAKING just recently i have taken on a position as a public speaker for motivation,gold setting and the fight against drugs to the community,very rewarding.
2000 -2004: Completed full time study with the University of Wollongong (BSC Psychology major) also maintained a sports scholarship throughout out my studies.
(*)Degree BSC Psychology major
(*)Diploma Counseling & Communication
(*)Diploma in Sports Coaching
(*)Assessment & work place training certificate 4.
(*)Sports Coaching Certificate II, III, IV
(*)Advanced Business communications
(*)Certificate 4 in Small Business management
(*)Certificate in Sports and fitness
(*)First aid certificate.
(*)Working with children blue card
(*)Australian Sports Commission Coaching License & NCAS Level
Micks acting back ground Martial arts has played a big role when auditioning for TV or movie roles,which i have been successful.This was due to being a sporting identity in martial arts,such as caged combat,extreme fighting,world champion in No rules Pangration plus several international & National judo & jujitsu titles, judo Olympic team)