Karate students do Ugu proud

2018-11-22 06:01
Jehryn Moonsamy was awarded second place in his Kata and won the Kumite in his division.PHOTOS: FRANK MOODLEY

Jehryn Moonsamy was awarded second place in his Kata and won the Kumite in his division.PHOTOS: FRANK MOODLEY

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

The year 2018 has been a very successful one for the WKF Karate Ugu region. Each year, two tournaments are held and the last one for this year took place on Saturday November 3.

These tournaments give all kareteka from the nine affiliated dojos in Margate, Port Shepstone, Scottburgh, and Unzimto an opportunity to compete at sport karate level, enabling them to learn, participate, and enjoy the martial art of Karate.

Ages ranged from six years to adults with all belts competing for medals that were awarded to first, second, and joint third places.

WKF Ugu Karate would like to express their appreciation to Karate KwaZulu Natal Chief Referee Rodney Govender who travelled down from Durban and officiated at the tournament, ensuring the high level of karate at the event.

A note of thanks goes out to all parents who assisted as table officials.

A selection process will be held to choose a WKF Ugu Karate “All Styles Elite” team, consisting of brown and black belts, to compete at next year’s Karate KwaZulu Natal All Styles Elite Championship.

If successful, the team will achieve Karate KwaZulu Natal Colours and compete at the Karate South Africa all Styles Championships later in the year. Only affiliated WKF Ugu Karate dojos may participate.

The organisation is very proud of their region and their students, and look forward to an outstanding 2019.

For information on karate in the Ugu region contact Shihan Frank Moodley at 072 553 3362.

— Supplied.


Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Jobs in Western Cape region

SQL Reporter

Cape Town
Communicate Cape Town IT
R10 000.00 - R12 000.00 Per Month

HSE Manager

Cape Town
Tumaini Consulting
R550 000.00 - R650 000.00 Per Year

Reporting Accountant

Cape Town
Network Finance Professional / Prudential
R310 000.00 - R360 000.00 Per Year

Property [change area]

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.