Medals success for karate club

Two members of the Chujo Karate Association in Ballymoney have won medals in the 2011 Northern Ireland Karate Championships.

The championships were held in the Lisburn Leisure Plex on Saturday October 29.

Jade Lamont won gold in the Girls 12 to 13 Years Old Sparring Event and she also won a bronze in the Children’s 6th to 4th Individual Kata event.

Nicola Lamont won a bronze medal in the 16 to 21 years Mixed Cadets Kata Event.

Chief coach Dan Redmond said he was proud of their success.

He also complimented the other four club members – Scott Kennedy, Kevin Mullan, Mark O’Connor and Andrew O’Neill – who competed in the championships.