Competition success for Cramlington Judoka

Cramlington Shugendo Judo Club's Ben van Denton and Elliot Riley.
Cramlington Shugendo Judo Club's Ben van Denton and Elliot Riley.

Students from the Shugendo Judo Club in Cramlington attended their first ever external competition last weekend.

Sensei Juneille Smith 7th Dan and Sensei John Hall 5th Dan took five students to the Butokokan Invitational Judo competition at Newbiggin Sports and Community Centre organised by Sensei Michael Douglass 5th Dan Bushido Za Zen.

Elliot Riley won silver in the U14s, Jack Richeard silver in the U10s, Ben van Denton bronze in the U14s, Luke Oakey was fourth in the U10s and Sam Holmes won a runners-up award in the U10s.

The club practices every Friday night at Concordia Sports and Leisure Centre in Cramlington