We took just 5 student to the English Championships in Worcester on 24th March. There were over 1,200 students competing overall.
Once again we made our mark and came home with a hat-trick of bronze trophies.
Christine Abbott: Ladies black belt lightweight sparring and patterns.
Michael Barford: Black belt Executive middleweight sparring and patterns.
Jackie Fletcher Ladies heavyweight Yellow belt sparring and patterns.
Robert Anderson: Boys middleweight blue belt sparring and patterns.
Suliman Khan: Boys black belt middleweight sparring and patterns.
Bronze: Michae,l Black belt patterns..
Bronze: Jackie, Heavyweight yellow belt sparring.
Bronze: Suli, Black belt team sparring.
Michael started the day off well with a bronze in Mens black belt patterns performing Kwang Gye to his usual high standards.
Jackie, sparring for the very first time also picked up Bronze.
Our final medal of the day was won by Suli in Black belt team sparring.
We were unlucky not to do better. Christine played off for 3rd and 4th place in patterns and just missed out on Bronze.
Suli fought through two bouts before being knocked out and narrowly missed out on placing.
Robert also did well on the day and gained valuable experience.
Umpire duties were performed by John Anderson and Julie Taylor.
Well done to all our students and officials.