“Magic” Mike Paul today was our sole competitor in the All Styles Karate Alliance Open Kata Championship and managed to gain a bronze medal.… Read the rest
Another impressive medal haul this weekend when five of our students have won seventeen medals between them at two competitions. Well done to you all an excellent outing by the squad.
Well done a truly outstanding result. Mike, Blake, Natalia, Jack and Jacob entered the KWON Grand Slam Series (KGS) competition with Jacob also entering a Go Kan Ryu (GKR) Regional Qualifier Competition. The tallys were:
- Jacob McBride – KGS Gold Under 17s Kumite, GKR Gold Kata, GKR Gold Kumite, GKR Silver Team Kumite 14 – 15 yrs 3rd kyu and above.
- Michael Paul – KGS Silver in Men’s Traditional Weapons, Silver in Veterans Kata
- Blake Bartlam – KGS Silver Under 17s Weapons
- Natalia Bak – KGS Silver Under 17s Female Advanced Kata
- Jacob McBride, Jack Wheeley and Blake Bartlam – KGS Silver Adult Team Kata, KGS Bronze Under 17s Team Kata
- Jacob McBride and Jack Wheeley – KGS Bronze Pairs Kata
We are very proud of this young man, today he won a gold and three silver medals at the Cheshire Cup.
- Gold Under 17 Kumite
- Silver Adult Kumite
- Silver Adult Kata
- Silver in pairs kata with Harley
Well done Blake, Mike and Jacob after another impressive medal haul at he KGS championship!… Read the rest
Another impressive medal haul from our students. With Blakes getting a medal on his first time out competing in weapons.
- Jacob McBride – 1st kumite, 2nd u17 advanced kata, 3rd senior advanced kata.
- Blake Bartlam 2nd traditional under 17 weapons.
- Jacob and Blake 3rd team advanced kata.
Well done Jacob McBride and Michael Paul for your successes at todays KWON Grand Slam series competition. Also a first for a student from BHSKC / WCSKC “Magic” Mike Paul has won our first medal for a weapons category.
- Jacob McBride Silver in Adult Kata
- Michael Paul Bronze in Adult Kata
- Jacob McBride Bronze in Under 17s Kata
- Michael Paul Silver in Weapons Kata (with the Bo)
Jacob McBride’s won in an impressive number of categories today at the KGS competition today are as follows :-
- 1st in under 17 yrs kata
- 1st in Adults kata
- 1st in under 17 yrs kumite
- 2nd in pairs kata (with Harley)
Well done Mike, Jacob and Blake!
- Jacob McBride Silver Individual Kata
- Michael Paul Bronze Veterans Kata
- Blake Bartlam and Jacob McBride gold in Pairs Kata
- Jacob McBride bronze in Kumite
Sunday 7th January 2018 saw the attendance by 6 students of BHSKC / WCSKC competing at the delayed GB open final for 2017. A successful day with the team heading home with a seven medal tally. Special mention must go to Jack who on his first outing successful achieved a gold medal.