Medals for five members of Wallsend’s Bushido Judo Kwai club

Five junior members from Wallsend’s Bushido Judo Kwai competed at the British Judo Council Newcastle Area Open Championship at Benfield Sports Centre on Sunday.

All gave excellent performances in their respective groups and left with three gold medals, one silver and one bronze.

The golds went to nine-year-old Jessie Beckingham, Lydia Bamford, 10, and Jack Barnett, 12. Millie Williams, 12, won silver in her group and nine-year-old Kadi Henderson won a bronze.

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