JUDO members from three clubs took part in the annual summer judo grading organised by the Northern Region of the All England Judo Federation.
The clubs were Wallsend’s Bushido Judo Kwai, the Hokojun Judo Club, Concordia, Cramlington, and Ronin Judo Club, based at Riverside Leisure Centre Morpeth.
A total of 33 junior and senior entrants took part, making this a really successful event.
Examiners and referees present were Chris Dawson 7th Dan, Junielle Smith 6th Dan, John Hall 4th Dan, Gordon Wilson 1st Dan and Alan Ramsey 1st Dan and time keepers Laurie Cairns and Duncan Stuart.
These students received the following grades:-
Ellie Hutton 5th Kyu 1 orange tag;
Jack Emery 5th Kyu;
Joe Yates 6th Kyu 1 yellow tag;
Bailey Germaney 6th Kyu 1 yellow tag;
Harris Heaton 6th Kyu 1 yellow tag;
Barney Hay 6th Kyu 2 yellow tags;
Vince Rutherford 6th Kyu 1 yellow tag;
Daniel Thompson 6th Kyu 1 red tag;
Amelie Newies 5th Kyu;
Benjamin Van denton 3rd Kyu;
Tyler Germaney 4th Kyu;
Liam Thompson 6th Kyu 2 yellow tags;
Benjamin Gray 6th Kyu 1 yellow tag;
Leon Milner 5th Kyu 2 orange tags;
Millie Richardson 5th Kyu 2 orange tags;
Jack Barnett 5th Kyu 2 orange tags;
Jessica Cairns 3rd Kyu;
Callam McInnes 4th Kyu 3 green tags;
Kieren Sadler 4th Kyu 2 green tags;
Lewis Heaton 4th Kyu 2 green tags;
Christopher Pratt 3rd Kyu;
Laura Wheatley 4th Kyu 1 green tag;
Josh Emery 5th Kyu 1 orange tag;
Liam Banks 3rd Kyu 1 blue tag;
Johnny Lawson 3rd Kyu;
Sean Vallely 4th Kyu 1 green tag;
Darren Hancock 5th Kyu 2 orange tags;
Tyronne Shield 5th Kyu 1 orange tag.
Keith Tait 3rd Kyu;
Neil Hancock 3rd Kyu;
Robert Stuart 2nd Kyu;
Roy White 2nd Kyu;
Pamela Germaney 2nd Kyu.