From April 16-20, 2014, the USA Open and the Junior International Cup Karate events where held in Las Vegas, Nevada at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. The Karate NL Provincial Team, which is comprised of members of the Tsuruoka NL family participated in the events, to which we are proud to share their accomplishments.
James Thorne (Tsuruoka NL) won a silver medal in 13 Boys Intermediate Kumite.
Samantha Au (Tsuruoka NL) won bronze in 14-15 Advanced Kumite (+50kg)
Steve Thorne (Tsuruoka NL) won bronze in the 35-44 Male Int/Adv Kumite
Finally, Tyson Besso (Avalon Karate) won bronze in the 12-13 Advanced Kumite
We would also like to congratulate Andrew Au, Christoper Au, Brooke Peyton and Thomas Hiscock, who all competed. While you did not place in the final medal standings, you represented the Tsuruoka NL organization in fine style.