The latest awards were presented at 7 Portuguese Judoka that make up the Olympic National Team presented officially at the event: Joana Ramos (-52 kg), Telma Monteiro (-57 kg), Sergiu Oleinic (-66 kg), Nuno Saraiva (-73 kg) Celio Dias (-90 kg) and Jorge Fonseca (-100 kg) and in the Paralympics Games: Miguel Vieira (-66 kg)
President of the Portuguese Judo Federation - Eng. José Manuel A. Costa and Oliveira "This I Judo Olympic Gala has a special meaning because it is focused on our Olympians. We wish them good luck and good matches."
Joana Ramos (-52 kg) "My goal for the Olympics is to improve the ninth place achieved in London. My preparation has been done as planned and I intend to be at my peak form on the 7th of August."
Sergiu Oleinic (-66 kg) "After much work and personal investment I am very happy to be in the Games. me I have prepared well and we still have the stage in Barcelona. I want to be at my best to give a joy to the Portuguese. "
Jorge Fonseca (-100 kg) "I worked hard to be in the Games are a big goal. I'm glad to have achieved. Now I'm working to get a good result in Rio de Janeiro. "