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2 Gold, 2 Silver & 4 Bronze at the Cumbrian Open

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By SC
Published Tuesday, June 12, 2018

On Sunday 10th June, while our quarterly course and kyu grading was happening at the dojo, thirteen of our squad members were competing at the 45th Cumbrian open Championships in Penrith. Eight were representing JKS England with five novice squad members taking the trip having entered through the dojo.

Overall we had a positive set of performances in kata and kumite with a final medal tally of 2 Gold, 2 Silver and 4 Bronzes.

Here are the full list of medals:

Gold
Sharif Ebrahimi - Veteran Kata
Thomas Elmore, Isabella Wilkes - Pairs Kata 10-12 Years

Silver
Isabella Wilkes - Girls Kata 10-12 Years
Amelia Stanley - Senior Team Kata (with Grace Baron, Jessica Maitland)

Bronze
Thomas Elmore - Boys Kata 10-12 Years
Gabriel Angeles - Boys Kumite 10-11 Years (+40KG)
Callum Hulse - Senior Male Team Kumite (With Freddie Grice and Ron Matthews)
Emily Harper - Girls Team Kumite 12-13 Years (With Molly Austin-Hodgen and Georgie Dyal)