We are delighted to announce that no less than 6 of our members from the JKS England Squad have been selected to compete at the upcoming BKF International Open in Leicester on the weekend of the 22nd and 23rd September.
Congratulations to the following Red Tigers and all the students from other Clubs who have been selected:
- Grace Baron – selected for Kata and Kumite
- Molly Austin-Hogsden – selected for Kata and Kumite
- Lori-Ann Moran – selected for Kata and Kumite
- Louis Johnson – selected for Kata only
- Ron Matthews – selected for Kumite only
- Ellis Pindoria-Stott – selected for Kata only
More Good News – 4 Red tigers have been selected to compete abroad!
Ellis Pindoria-Stott and Grace Baron have also been selected to enter the Banzai Cup 2018 in Berlin over the weekend of the 29th and 30th September. Ellis will be entering the Under 14’s Male Kata and Grace will be entering the Cadet Female Kata.
Lori-Ann Moran has also been put on standby for the Junior Female Kumite.
All three have medalled regularly at events over the last six months and thoroughly deserve the opportunity to test themsleves on the International stage. An amazing achievement just to be selected so well done to all of you.
EKF News: Lori-Ann Moran and Zak Thomas-Blackhurst have both made it onto the EKF Northern Region Kumite Squad. They recently took part in the Inter-Regional Cup whereby the Northern Region took 2nd Place. Both put in good performances at this competition taking part in the team events and look forward to their next big challenge – Battle of the Teams this December in Amsterdam.
All four will receive £150 each in funding from Red Tiger Squad fund to help towards international travel expenses and/or equipment costs.
Well done to you all. We are very proud and look forward to helping you prepare for your upcoming competitions.