Olympian passes on tips to judo club

Battlehill Judo Club hosted a judo course and grading led by Judo 6th Dan Chloe Cowen.
Battlehill Judo Club hosted a judo course and grading led by Judo 6th Dan Chloe Cowen.

Battlehill Judo Club hosted a judo course and grading led by Judo 6th Dan Chloe Cowen.

Chloe is a four-time British champion, five-time European medallist and former Olympian.

She spent the day putting 50 students and coaches through their paces with an array of Ne Waza (ground techniques) and Tachi Waza (Standing techniques).

Primary Promotions awarded on the day were Abigail Robertson, Lilly Rae, Luca Allen, Charlie Hutton, Ian Mcmornie, Callum Milner, Jack Dugdale, Shaylin Burns, Josh Sayers, Joe Robertson, Owen Hardaker, and Finn O’Brian.

Junior Promotions went to Lauren Miller, Joe Carroll, Jenni Francis, Cameron Gray, Ewan Gray, Joe Flaherty, Murray Cairns, Kieron Hardaker, Luke Deval-McMurray, Harvey Cairns, Sean Young, Kyle Flannery, Sam Mordue, Chris Sayers, Connor Mordue, Ben Patrick, and Kieran Tweedy.

Senior Promotions were Glenn Edgar, David McMornie, Billy Corulla and Kevin Milner.

The club trains on Monday, Wednesday and Sunday at Wallsend and Cramlington. For further details contact Malcolm Young on 07803 745184 or email m@bhjudo.com