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Big medal haul at the Karate Do Federation Comp in Essex

JKS England Squad members took no less than 40 medals at the first competition of the year down in Essex on Sunday 17th March.

Congratulations to all the Squad on this fantastic haul of medals, many of which were golds!

The following Red Tigers were in action:

Sam Jackson, Louis Johnson, Matthew Affleck, Kairo Fellone, Jaime Pratley, Ellis Pindoria-Stott, Lori-Ann Moran, Georgie Dyal, Grace Baron, Abby Fielding, Molly Austin-Hogsden, Lola Fellone and Izzy Baron.

Congratulations on some fantastic performances, remember you are brave for just giving it a go and you’ve gained some valuable experience. Well done to you all!

Our guys did well on their first proper run out of 2019 managing 17 medals between them.

Big thanks to Mike Baron Sensei for supporting our students as always and the coaches who helped them out on the day.

All of your hard work and persistence is certainly paying off. I think some of our students just need to work on their HAPPY face for the photos and we are sorted!

The following Red Tigers took home medals: 

Izzy Baron – Gold in kata 10-12yrs and Silver in kumite 4’6 under

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Lola Fellone – Bronze in kata 10-12yrs

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Ellis Pindoria-Stott – Gold in kata 11-12yrs

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Jaime Pratley – Bronze in kata 11-12yrs

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Matthew Affleck – Bronze in kata 13-14yrs

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Louis Johnson – Silver in kata 15-17yrs

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Grace Baron – Gold in kata 15-17yrs and Bronze in kumite 14-15yrs 5’0+

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Molly Austin-Hogsden – Gold in kumite 14-15yrs 5’0+ and Bronze in kata 13-14 yrs

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Abby Fielding – Silver in kata 13-14yrs

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Lori-Ann Moran – Silver in kata female senior, Silver in kumite female 16-17yrs and Bronze in kumite female 18+

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Sam Jackson – Bronze in kumite 16-17yrs and Bronze in kata adult male

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As always a huge thanks to the parents who gave up their whole weekend to travel down to Essex and give their kids this opportunity. They couldn’t do it without you!

Newly Qualified Assistant Instructor – Sam Jackson – Well done!!!

Great news to share this week as Denton trainee Sam Jackson successfully passes his Assistant Instructor examination, first time round the age of just 17! Sam was amazing, he planned and delivered an awesome Denton Class on Tuesday 5th March. His teaching was absolutely fantastic and his class plan was delivered to perfection! Sam expectsContinue Reading

Manchester Grading Results: Saturday 23rd February 2019

We held our 2nd grading of the year on Saturday 23rd Feb at the National Taekwondo Centre. This was for students training in the South Manchester and Cheshire classes. The standard across the board was excellent with all students successfully passing their first or next grades. Congratulations to you all, you were fab. There wereContinue Reading

Bolton Grading Results: Sunday 17th February

This was our first Club grading following the Christmas and New Year break and what a way to start the year! In case you missed it, one of our photographers Paul Towler was on hand to capture all the action from the higher grades. You can view the photos by clicking the link below: https://kickandflick.smugmug.com/Grading-Feb-2019/n-rg6FH9Continue Reading