26.5.2002 / Republic competition juniors & seniors B and kids
Sonkal"s kids jumps highest !
Red and black belts (A group) had their all-republic competition in January, next competition organized by Czech Taekwon-do ITF Federation was Juniors and seniors group B (8.-3.kup) and kids tournament held in Třebon. Competition of kids was new, unlike last years so there were about 230 competitors from seniors, juniors and kids cathegory came from 17 taekwon-do school from all Czech republic.
We sent 15 experienced competitors. 4 gold medals, we took this time, had been won only by Linda D
eutchová and Matěj Kropáč. Linda, because of tooth problems couldn´t start in sparring, but she was able to take two medals in patterns and special techniques. Matěj took part in all of three kids dispciplines and in sparring and special techniques took gold and bronze medal in patterns. They were the most succesful competitors of tournament and got trophy for their practicing as at Talented youth tournament.
Next succeses were silver medal from male juniors patterns 4.-3. kup taken by Filip Konár. Barbora Hemerová practiced very nice too and took bronze medal (female kids 6.-5.kup).
Sonkal have 4 gold, 3 silver and 2 bronze medals from this tournament and has taken 3rd place from 17 schools.
Translated by Martin Svitek