Judo stars return home with medals

SUCCESS STORIES: George Town judo stars Ella Vanderzwan, Loki Myatt, Cody Holmes, Bernard Moore and Paulo Moore all placed at the Clarence PCYC open on the weekend. Picture: Supplied
SUCCESS STORIES: George Town judo stars Ella Vanderzwan, Loki Myatt, Cody Holmes, Bernard Moore and Paulo Moore all placed at the Clarence PCYC open on the weekend. Picture: Supplied

FIVE George Town Judo Club stars finished on the podium at the Clarence PCYC open on the weekend.

Bernard Moore achieved a silver and bronze medal fighting in two divisions, while Loki Myatt and Cody Holmes collected silver and gold respectively, competing in the under 34-kilograms, 11 years and under category.

Paulo Moore took out the under-45kg senior boys class and Ella Vanderzwan won silver in the under-52kg senior girls division.

The achievements will give the competitors confidence heading into their club competition on Sunday at The Graham Fairless Centre.

Weigh-in is from 9.30-10am followed by senior and junior competition from 10.15am. For more information or if you are interested in competing, call Sam Tame on 6382 4969.

FAST FACTS

  • WHAT: George Town Judo Club competition.
  • WHEN: Sunday, from 10.15am.
  • WHERE: The Graham Fairless Centre, Macquarie Street, George Town.
  • COMPETITION FEES: Juniors $10 and seniors $20.