Big medal haul for taekwondo club
Titahi Bay Taekwondo Club had a great time at the Hutt City open tournament earlier this month.
The event was a lead-in to the national taekwondo tournament, which is to be held at Te Rauparaha Arena on August 10 and 11.
Titahi Bay’s 14 fighters, aged 5 to 23, earned eight gold and six silver medals in the kyorugi (fighting division).
The club also won gold for the highest jumping front kick and
a trophy for the fight of the day. The Titahi Bay kyorugi results were: Tertius Jacobs, Vorayouth Ngaoluangraj, Kam Duang, Matthew Huang, Jadah MooreFeu’u, Tyler Gilmore (all silver), Newton Sythong, Olivia Sythong, Josh Ngaoluangraj, Annaliese McMahon-Herewini, Lucy Peterson, Beau-Wehi Rei, Maia Masina, Pacey Hall, Vorayouth Ngaoluangraj ( all gold), Tertius Jacobs (fight of the day trophy).