Victoria pupil scoops gold

2016-10-13 06:00
 Photo: supplied KSA President Sonny Pillay congratulates Sazi Mcambi after he scooped a gold medal at the development championships.

Photo: supplied KSA President Sonny Pillay congratulates Sazi Mcambi after he scooped a gold medal at the development championships.

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TONGAAT karateka Sazi Mcambi (10) was crowned KSA national champion at the development championships held at the Tongaat Sport Centre recently.

Sazi, a pupil from Victoria Primary School, demolished all oppositions from around the country to win the gold medal in his category.

He is one of the many karatekas who attend karate classes at the Skisa Karate Club in Tongaat Indoor Sports Centre under KSA president Sonny Pillay and Sensei Njabulo Khumalo.

Khumalo said: “Sazi is a very talented karateka who is destined for a very successful future in the sport.”

Sazi was delighted after he was crowned SA champion.

“I want to go to the Olympics as I heard the great news that karate is now an Olympic sport,” he said.

President of KSA Sonny Pillay urged parents to choose wisely in respect of recognised institutions when engaging their children in karate practice.

“Parents must be careful of bogus instructors who are misleading the public,” Pillay added . - Supplied.

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