Walsall Karate News

One Gold, One Silver and Four Bronze medals for Walsall at the Yorkshire Open

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By SC
Published 14 February 2017

On Sunday 12th February we had seven members travel to the Yorkshire Open karate championships in Barnsley as part of the JKS England squad. It was a huge event with over 1,000 entries and was a very high standard.  We are proud to announce that the Walsall members came away with One Gold, One Silver and Four Bronze medals. Thank you to all family members who went along to support the guys in what was a very long day! Congratulations to all medallists:

Gold
Veteran Male Kata – Sharif Ebrahami

Silver
Senior Female Team Kumite - Tanya Handley  (Part of JKS England Team)

Bronze
Female Kumite 16-17 Yrs - Amber Bannister
Senior Team Kata - Amelia Stanley (Part of JKS England Team)
Junior Female Team Kumite - Amber Bannister (Part of JKS England Team)
Boys Team Kumite 13-15 Yrs - Ben Peach (Part of JKS England Team)