On Saturday 30th September and Sunday 1st Octeber three Walsall Karate Dojo students headed off to Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh to compete for JKS England at the British International Open Championships.
The event is the highest level Open event held in the United Kingdom and it attracted 820 entries from thirteen nations. Overall JKS England finished sixth in the medal table out of 75 teams that entered.
Our guys came away with 2 Gold, 1 SIlver and 1 Bronze which is a great acheivement.
Here are the full list of medals:
Veteran Male Kata – Sharif Ebrahimi
Female Team Kata - Amelia Stanley (As part of the JKS England team)
Senior Male Kata – Johann Santos
Junior (16-17) Male Kata – Johann Santos