Elisa Guernelli (17) ranked fifth in the National U21 Final of judo, in Velletri. In the 48 kg category, the competition was reserved for the first 16 athletes of the Fijlkam national ranking.
The judoka of Kodokan it was defeated in the quarters by the Sicilian Giulia Giorgi; she then won the recovery by clearly beating Alessia Delu (Semmon Gakko Genova), but then she gave up in the final for the bronze to Asia ADVANCED (Nuova Florida Roma), finishing fifth.
In fact, in judo there is no fourth place, but two thirds and two fifths of equal merit. Despite not having reached the podium, Elisa has conquered the cintura nera I dan of judo. This is black belt number 143 since the founding of the Kodokan in 1971.