Sadly this will also be his last for Team PNG.
Raymond stepped onto the Olympic mat as a first Papua New Guinean Judoka in the 2012 London Olympics and 3 years later, je
is on another Olympic voyage, this time for Rio de Janeiro.
Currently ranked 122 in the world and competing in the 66kg division, Ovinou will be Team PNG’s lone Judo representative to Rio.
He is currently in Japan for training until the lead up to the South American qualifier-Panam Open in Argentina in March.
In April he will also be fighting for merits in Canberra, Australia.