More medals for Veras Academy

PUBLISHED: 09:00 11 February 2015

Veras Academy members show off their latest medal haul

Veras Academy members show off their latest medal haul


Karate club impress at big event

Veras Academy members combined to win two gold, eight silvers and 11 bronze at the English National Karate Championships in Sheffield.

A squad of 22 travelled to Ponds Forge and Veras finished ninth out of 44 in the medal table, thanks to Luan Veras, Liam Veras, Luca Veras, Jack Gentili-Walsh, Kaesy Nakpodia, Seyhan Cinar, Daniel Gardner, Daniel Chamoun, Maria Chamoun, Sergio Gomes, Marcos Correia, Patricia Perote, Dawn Kavanagh, Andras Tamas, Ben Pomeroy and Elizabeth Hitchins.

Also performing well, but missing out on medals, were Luke Kavanagh, Paddy Gemmel, Lulu Brown, Jamie Massie, Andrew Egbunike and Leo Hume.

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