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Monday, 29 July 2013

Congratulations to Joyce Kenny 6th Dan

Photo, Mrs Joyce Kenny.

Congratulations to Joyce Kenny who was presented with the grade of 6th Dan (Judo), by Robin Otani, President of the British Judo Council, while at a judo course in Kendal, Cumbria at the weekend, Joyce who began her judo career 53 years ago, with her now husband Eddie, at the Hokojun Judo Club in North Shields. Both Joyce and Eddie have given so much to our sport in this area, far more than most people would believe.  Well Done !!!!

Saturday, 20 July 2013

I.B.F Scotland, Judo Open, Dumfries, 2013.

Four junior members from Wallsend's Bushido Judo Kwai competed at the International Budo Federation, Scottish Judo Open, Dumfries, Scotland on Saturday 20th July 2013, with great success, winning two Golds, two Silvers and one Bronze.
First Photo,      Ellie Hutton with her Gold in the Girls under 28kgs.
Second Photo, Callum McInnes Gold, Boy's under 35kgs and Jack Barnett with his Silver in the same event.
Third Photo,    Jessica Cairns with her Bronze from the Girls under 55kgs.
Forth Photo,    Ellie Hutton wth her Silver from the Girls under 35kgs.
The standard of judo at this competition was spectacularly high, from both juniors and seniors.
These youngsters of our's train twice per week (Every week) and really do deserve there success !!!