Reselected for England Karate

Three students from Ashington Karate Club have been reselected onto the KUGB (Karate Union of Great Britain) England Squad.

Monday, 3rd February 2020, 11:02 am
Updated Monday, 3rd February 2020, 1:44 pm

Dylan Gibson and Denny Shy were successfully reselected onto the squad for their ninth and second consecutive years respectively at Kata (set forms) following trials at Liverpool.

The next day, Kumite (sparring) squad selections took place in Burton on Trent and Gemma Gibson was reselected onto the squad for her seventh consecutive year.

Sensei Jill Kelly, 6th Dan, senior instructor of Ashington Karate Club said:”We are proud of our students’ continuous hard training and improvement which has resulted in them being members of the England Karate Squads.”