Judo club takes home 18 medals at grading

Member of The Terminus Judo club who took part in the Newcastle Area Grades tournament at the Westgate Centre for Sport.
Member of The Terminus Judo club who took part in the Newcastle Area Grades tournament at the Westgate Centre for Sport.
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NORTH Shields-based Terminus Judo Club entered 18 members into the Newcastle Area Grades tournament held at Westgate Centre for Sport.

A total of 15 junior members and three senior members took part, with all of them winning medals.

Gold medals in the junior section were awarded to Sean Sutherland, Ethan Wilson, Caitlan McAndrew, Ruben Moreira and Kieran Brown.

Marcia Sa achieved two medals on the day winning gold in her group then moving up into the next group to take the silver medal.

Picking up silver medals were Chloe Penton, Sam Edmondson, Jack Ross, Jordon Patterson, Marcia Sa, and Mario Moreira.

A bronze medal was awarded to Sam Smith.

There were runner up medals for Fabio Moreira, Owen Casey and Ken Gray.

In the senior section, gold medals were awarded to Rob Edington, Joe Ross and Danny Patterson, who entered the competition after a ten year spell away from the sport.

Danny’s son Jordan also took a medal in the junior section of the competition.

The players are coached by Bill Tierney.

Session times are juniors 6.15pm to 7.15pm and seniors 7.15pm to 8.15pm.