Oak Harbor judo bronze medalist looks for gold in Brazil By Rich Myhre Herald Writer Published: Monday, May 16, 2016, 8:58 p.m. With one Olympic medal already in hand, Marti Malloy is gearing up to try for another. And if bronze was a great color in 2012, gold would be […]

As the title implies, my hunger was somewhat satiated at my last event in Hungary! Of course i would be completely satisfied with gold but i was proud of my performance at the event last month! I made it to the semi-final before being taken by a strong player from […]

Since my last blog post i have been on the road non stop! I am happy to report a few things…. At the NY Open the USA Women’s team took the gold medal, beating Cuba in the final! It was an exciting event to say the least and i was […]

Hello everyone! I am checking in post competition. Sad to say i came home without a medal in Georgia. I am somewhat perplexed by how i lost and why. It was a single shido that decided the match, but not a shido i am sure i deserved. If you are […]

I am finally home from Germany! It was not my favorite trip, but when you experience disappointment it always seems that way. I won my first fight in the event with an ashi waza for wazari, direct to osaekomi. You can watch this fight here, at the 2hr,8min mark! In […]

My new years resolution was to be more diligent with my blog, but we all know how resolutions go 😉 But it’s never too late to start! My year began with a bang! A week of training in Austria was the first thing on the menu. Unfortunately a knee injury […]

It’s time for a long over due update! I have been on a roller coaster this year and it has been fun! I started out the year training in Europe for a few weeks in order to get some much needed practice against some of my top competition. My teammates […]

Check out my stance on Judo for education- Hailing from Whidbey Island located in beautiful Pacific Northwestern Washington, Marti has been doing judo since the age of 6. She picked up the sport alongside her older brothers and after winning her first competition just months after starting she set her sights […]