Nottingham u12 Orange and Under Open 2015 – Results
On Sunday 10 May Tyler, Peter, Sienna, Kyra, Taylor, Libby, Stevie and Ethan represented our club at the Nottingham u12 Orange and Under Open Competition that was held at the Ellis Guilford School.
Tyler and Stevie were up first in a twin pool of eight for the Boys -27kg, Tyler fought well but did not manage to get through to the knockout, Stevie fared better and won two of his first three contests putting him into the semi-final, he beat his semi-final opponent by Waza-Ari throw and then held for Ippon. In the final it was a close fought contest with Stevie’s opponent ending a win by Yuko in Golden Score, this secured Stevie second place and a Silver medal.
Peter was up next in a twin pool of nine for the Boys -38kg, Peter managed to win one contest in his pool however this was not enough to take him through to the knockout stages.
Ethan and Taylor was our next fighters called and they were in the Boys -42kg in a twin pool of eight. Like Peter before them, both Ethan and Taylor secured one win in their respective pools, but this was not enough to take either of them through to the next round.
Now it was the Girls turn and first up was Sienna, she was in the Girls -36kg in a pool of six. Sienna battled through her five contests securing one win which put her just outside of the medals.
Kyra and Libby were our last two fighters of the day and they were in the Girls -44kg in a pool of three. Kyra one of her contests which was enough to secure second place and a silver medal, Stevie failed to win a contest after fighting well and received a third place bronze.