Karate crew wins provincial titles

Karate crew wins provincial titles

Nanaimo’s Shima Karate School had winning results at provincials in Richmond

Shima Karate School had winning results at provincials to continue a remarkable season.

The local club had a contingent of athletes at Karate B.C. championships in Richmond from Dec. 2-3 and many athletes came away with medals.

Results include:

10-11-year-old intermediate – Azia Deal, bronze, forms, silver, sparring; Brea Gillette, silver, forms; Damon Baerg, bronze, forms, bronze, sparring; Morgan Scarisbrick, bronze, sparring; Owen Hopewell, silver, forms.

10-11-year-old weapons – Oliver Hilderley, bronze, forms.

10-13-year-old weapons – Damon Baerg, gold, forms.

12-13-year-old novice – Cody Linn, silver, forms, bronze, sparring.

12-13-year-old advanced – Sarah Crago, gold, sparring, bronze, forms.

14-15-year-old elite – Coen Francis, bronze, sparring.

15-and-under team – Damon Baerg, silver, forms; Oliver Hilderley, silver, forms; Owen Hopewell, silver, forms.

16-17-year-old advanced – Hanxi MacIlquham, gold, forms; Samantha Wolff, gold, forms, gold, sparring.

Men’s advanced – Hanxi MacIlquham, silver, sparring.