Championship medals

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Eastwood Taekwondo Academy members won medals at the UKITF British Open Championships at Crawley.

Around 400 competitors from the UK, Holland and Spain took part.

Host Grandmaster was T. Nicholls 9th Degree, UKITF.

Eastwood results: John Short 1st Dan — patterns gold. Nathan Pearson 1st Dan — power silver. Demi Brown 1st Dan — sparring bronze. Carl Finlay Blue Tag — sparring gold. Chloe Pickworth Blue Tag — sparring gold; special technique silver. Emily Carroll Yellow Belt — special technique bronze. Jamie Carroll Green Tag — special technique silver.

Students Archie Roberts-Gardner Red Tag, James Wood Blue Tag, and Josh Finlay Green Belt also attended

Master Wood, of Eastwood TKD Academy, thanked competitors and their families for supporting the event. Anyone wanting to train at Eastwood can call him on 07976 018545.