The Olympic Dream explained by James A. Pedro.
James A. Pedro is one of the most successful American judo competitors ever, having even won two bronze medals in the Olympics.
Pedro was the World Champion at 73 kg in 1998. He won bronze medals in the 1991 and 1995 World Championships.
Pedro retired from competitive judo after the 2004 Olympics.
He coaches and teaches in Wakefield, Massachusetts. He is the married father of four children.