Teesside Academy Shukokai Karate sent a squad to the EKF English National Championships in Sheffield.
Top athletes from up and down the country were competing and the club had some outstanding performances from their squad against national and international athletes. TASK athletes all performed extremely well
On the Sunday in the Cadet Girls 14/15 yrs -55kg Rebecca Fortune (right) performed her best ever performances fighting through the repechage to achieve a Bronze medal.
To round off a great day both Lauren and Rebecca with their girls team-mate Natalie Wilson reached the final of the team event and just missed out to achieve Silver!
Sensei Mark Raistrick said “The English Nationals has been a great event and Lauren, Rebecca and Natalie were rewarded with all their hard work in training by returning home with medals. We are now looking forward to the British 4 Nations competition at the new Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Sunday June 2nd.”
All the girls train at Thornaby Pavilion on Mondays and Splash on Wednesdays, for further information visit www.taishodo.co.uk