Tora attended the Am-Can Judo Challenge on May 25th and 26th. The team had 9 competitors attend the tournament in Buffalo. In the Kata competition Sensei’s Grant Kuramoto and Peter Koumoulas placed second in Goshin-Jitsu while Sensei’s Heather West and Tony Kelly placed second in Juno Kata. In the Shiai divisions first place went to Alexandrea Flores, while Alexia Fiaes took second place in the same division. Emil Bosquet placed third in his division while Andrew Rangoo plac
Tora attended the 2019 National Judo Championships in Edmonton, Alberta the week of May 16th to 19th. In the Kata competition Sensei’s Sensei’s Heather West and Tony Kelly placed third in Juno Kata. In the Shiai divisions Ryan Conklin-Bric placed 5th in the U21 -60kg division. Deanna Barnes placed 7th in the U18 -63kg division. Trenton Achico had a good showing in his division fighting as an “early bloomer” in the U16 -42kg. Congratulations to all on a strong performance.