Following on from our novice squad members and squad hopefuls success in York last weekend this weekend saw our elite squad members competiting as part of the JKS England Squad in the British 4 Nations event over 2 days in Leicester.
Eighty-seven associations from all four home nations came together to battle it out in individual and team events and the weekend was fantastic. We are pleased to announce that JKS England had our most successful major domestic event ever and we unexpectedly topped the medal table ahead of 86 other Associations!
We are proud to announce that the Walsall members did us proud and came away with 3 Gold, 1 Silver and 2 Bronze medals.
Congratulations to all that competed. Here are the medalllists:
Sharif Ebrahimi - Male Veteran Kata
Amelia Stanley - Female Cadet & Junior Team Kata (with Grace Baron, Jessica Maitland)
Isabella Wilkes - Girls Pairs Kata 10-11 Years (with Maisie Redgrave)
Thomas Elmore, Kris Orthodoxou - Boys Pairs Kata 12-13 Years
Johann Santos - Male Senior Kata
Callum Hulse - Male U21 Kumite -84KG