TuksSport High learners & TuksJudo Academy athletes excelled at SA Judo Open Champs!
Posted on 02 July 2012
Sinothando Mva, Monique Grobbelaar, Christiaan Boshoff, Michaela Whitebooi & Desiree Blake
Six judokas from TuksSport High School & TuksJudo Academy took part in the SA Open Judo Championships from 25 – 30 June in Bloemfontein and brought back no less than 7 gold and 3 silver medals!
Christiaan Boshoff - Gold Medal
Michaela (Geronay) Whitebooi - 2 Gold Medals (Group 4 u/17 & Group 5 u/20)
Monique Grobbelaar - 2 Gold Medals (Group 5 u/20 & Group 6 over 20/Adults)
Sinothando Mva – Silver (Group 5 u/20) & Gold Medal (Group 6 over 20/Adults)
Desiree Blake – Gold Medal
Matthew Chase, snr judoka - 2 Silver Medals (Group u/20/ Adults)
Two of our young champs, Monique and Sinotando both won gold in the over 20/ adult age group. While Michaela was honoured as the “most promising Judoka”, team mate Matthew was praised as the Judoka with the” best all over technique” at the SA Champs.