Rene Capo from Hialeah, Florida, a two-time Olympian and judo champion, passed away Monday at age 48 from Lung Cancer.
May the Lord Grant him rest and peace. Please see links below for related biography and news items. We will update these links as items come in.
Miami Herald – http://www.miamiherald.com/sports/story/1133317.html
USA Today – http://www.usatoday.com/sports/olympics/2009-07-07-2152177637_x.htm
Sports Illustrated – http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2009/more/07/07/judo.ap/index.html
USA Judo – http://judo.teamusa.org/news/article/14040?no_cache=true
Wikipedia – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rene_Capo
Real Judo – http://www.realjudo.net/capo.shtml