Three winners for Northumberland Karate Academy

At the competition are, from left, Niamh Duddridge, Billy Jobson, Sensei Jill Kelly 6th Dan, Sensei Frank Brennan 8th Dan, Gemma Gibson and Dylan Gibson.
At the competition are, from left, Niamh Duddridge, Billy Jobson, Sensei Jill Kelly 6th Dan, Sensei Frank Brennan 8th Dan, Gemma Gibson and Dylan Gibson.

Ashington Northumberland Karate Academy had three outright winners from a competition at Gateshead’s Kingsmeadow Community Comprehensive School.

Results – 16-20 Brown and Black Belt Kata: 1st Dylan Gibson, 3rd Niamh Duddridge; 16-20 Female Kumite: 1st Niamh Duddridge, 2nd Gemma Gibson; Mixed Team Kata: 1st, Dylan Gibson, Niamh Duddridge, Gemma Gibson; 18-20 Male Kumite: 2nd Dylan Gibson,

3rd Billy Jobson; 11-15 Girls Kumite Under 5’3”: 3rd Hannah Baird; 16-20 Team Kumite: 3rd Dylan Gibson, Gemma Gibson, Billy Jobson; 11+ Kyu Grade Kata: 4th Hannah Baird.

Club training takes place at the Josephine Butler Academy and at Ashington Leisure Centre.

For more information on days and times, go to www.ashingtonshotokankarate.co.uk or call 07930 324556.