Great Comps Start to 2015Go Back
5 members of The DOJO Karate Centre, Castlemere St, Rochdale, returned from the 2015 WKA Yorkshire Open Karate Championships with 10 Trophies between them. Outstanding performance from all especially the Team DOJO Captain Jack Jolliffe who won 1st places in all of his 3 events, -17yrs Kata, -18yrs Weapons Kata and -18yrs Kumite. Ethan Hulse got 1st in -12yrs Kata and 3rd in Kumite. Natalie Dean was 1st in Ladies +18yrs Kumite, Katie Eccles came 1st in +18yrs Ladies Kata and 2nd in Kumite. Rick Ward was 1st in +35yrs Weapons Kata and 2nd in +35yrs Kata.
Chief Instructor Sensei Irfan Ansari said ‘It’s a fantastic start to the year for some of our Squad Members. It was great to see them pick up and continue their excellent performances from the World Champs in 2014.’