Medals galore for Asfordby tae kwon-do students

Asfordby tae kwon-do students excelled on the county stage recently and returned with a hatful of medals.

The Asfordby medal winners EMN-180507-153839002
The Asfordby medal winners EMN-180507-153839002

The inter-club competition attracted 19 clubs from around Leicestershire, with Asfordby and its sister school Sileby finishing third overall, with most of their students winning multiple medals.

Millie-Mae Harris was also given a special extra trophy as best overall performance of the 280 competitors after claiming five medals, while clubmate Mia Newton earned four medals including two golds.

Results:

Instructor Stuart Davison with top performer Millie-Mae Harris EMN-180507-153855002

Mitchel Power – bronze individual sparring; Dylan Newton – bronze team patterns; Logan Newton – gold individual sparring; Molly Corbett – gold patterns, gold sparring; Mia Newton – gold sparring, silver special technique, gold team sparring, bronze team patterns; Ewan Templeton – bronze sparring; Maddie Templeton – silver sparring, silver team patterns, silver team sparring; Haley Curtis – gold sparring, silver team patterns, Alex Curtis – silver team patterns; Neve Flavill – silver patterns, bronze team patterns; Elliot Isherwood – bronze team patterns; Caitlin Banks – gold patterns, bronze team patterns; Isaac Banks – gold team sparring, silver team patterns; Hayden Ward – bronze sparring, Poppy Salisbury – silver patterns, gold team sparring, bronze sparring, Jonah Walker – gold sparring; Aidan Beech – gold sparring; Harley Walker, Billy Wright, Millie-Mae Harris – silver team patterns, bronze team sparring, bronze sparring, silver patterns, silver special technique.

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