Judo players flying high
RESULTS for Coral Coast Judo Club members.
Great Barrier Reef Masters Games were held at Northern Beaches Judo Club recently in Cairns and attracted over 50 players from Australia and Japan.
Two senior men from Coral Coast Judo competed. Andy Schmidt received silver in the middleweight division overall, silver in the open ground work and gold in his age division for ground work and gold in the teams event of Australia -v- Japan.
Rob McIntosh won bronze in the heavyweight division, gold in age groundwork division and placed fourth in open ground work division.
The Cairns Open Judo Competition was also held on the weekend with 90 players from across North Queensland competing.
Eighteen players from Coral Coast attended with 14 winning trophies.
Standout player for the tournament was Lachlan Wotton who, in his first competition, won all his fights by ippon (full points). This competition provided further buildup for the club approaching both the National Championships and then the State Titles in September.
Coral Coast Judo Club members with their trophies.