saltash.net student David Wilks takes Gold!

Posted by on May 12, 2016 in News | No Comments

 

David Wilks (3rd in from the right) with his championship belt.

David Wilks (3rd in from the right) with his championship belt.

saltash.net student David Wilks has recently become a British Champion in Karate, taking Gold in the World Karate Union’s British Championships. The competition took place in Birmingham on the 30th April, and David, who is in Year 13, emerged victorious.

This win comes following a number of medal wins at national and international competitions in recent months, after David was selected to represent his country late last year.

David has been training in Karate for the last 10 years with the Bujinkai Karate Squad, who train each week at the Life Centre as well as in Saltash. David is currently a 2nd Dan Black Belt, having gained 12 belts during his time in the sport.

Congratulations to David for this great achievement.

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