Young karateka bring home medals

2016-05-19 06:00
At the championships (from left) Erich Meyer, Sensei Coenie Vrey and Tyler Hogan. Photo: supplied

At the championships (from left) Erich Meyer, Sensei Coenie Vrey and Tyler Hogan. Photo: supplied

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TWO young South Coast martial artists returned home with medals after participating in the International Shorei Martial Arts Academy (ISMAA­) championships in Johannesburg recently.
Erich Meyer and Tyler Hogan of Suid-Natal Martial Arts Academy were part of over 250 students who entered from 15 dojos affiliated to ISMAA­, led by chief instructor Shihan Arnold De Beer. Erich received gold for kata and bronze for kumite, and Tyler received bronze for kata.

The fifth Ugu Karate Regional Championships take place on Saturday at Port Shepstone Secondary School.

Gates open at 7am for registration. Entry is R100 per division.

For more information, contact Sensei Coenie Vrey on 083 654 6145. - Supplied.


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