Natalie beat Assunta Galeone by ippon for the bronze medal, losing her first match against Laia Talarn of Spain by a single yuko but she bounced back to beat Anastasiya Dmitrieva of Russia on penalties.
Natalie Powell – Wins her first Grand Prix Gold at the Astana Grand Prix, beating Dusseldorf and Samsun Grand Prix gold medalist Luise Malzahn. Natalie’s path to the top of the podium began with an ippon against Albina Amangeldiyeva of Kazakhstan, followed by another against Assunta Galeone of Italy before executing the winning waza-ari over […]
A well supported event with 73 entries overall for the event. 17 Primary Schools and 8 High Schools took part with Newbridge on Wye Primary School taking the Shield for the Primary Schools for second year in succession and Welshpool High School retaining the shield for the Secondary Schools for the third year in succession. […]
Sally Price – Gold Lucy Jackson – Gold Jack Clarke – Silver Saffron Morgan – Silver
5th place for Natalie Powell. Well done!
Wyn Williams has been nominated for Young Referee of the Year – he is down to the last four.