Medal delight for judo club

Members of Battlehill Judo Club who took part in the British Judo Council's Judo Competition.
Members of Battlehill Judo Club who took part in the British Judo Council's Judo Competition.

Battlehill Judo Club took part in the British Judo Council’s Judo Competition held at Westgate Centre for Sport in Newcastle.

More than 160 competitors from around the region took part in the event, with some exceptional judo on display.

Medal winners for Battlehill were Tonica Brown who took silver in the o65kg; brothers Joe and Owen Moody took third and fourth in u24kg; Joe Flaherty was third in the u34kg; Daniel Dizyee claimed silver in the u27kg.

Simon Mckenzie and Mohamad Barootkobian took silver and bronze in the senior Dan Grade open while Will Heavens won three from four contests with perfect Ippons to gain the silver in the u92kg event.

For more information on the club visit www.bhjudo.com