Silver medalists qualify for world championships

Kick-boxers David Richards, Heather Richardson, Emmadee Fox and Logan Penniston
Kick-boxers David Richards, Heather Richardson, Emmadee Fox and Logan Penniston

Kick-boxers from Rutland competed at the British open WKC light contact tournament in Manchester recently.

David Richards fought in the men’s +85 kg veterans category, Heather Richardson in ladies vets +60 kg, Emmadee Fox in Ladies -55 kg and Logan Penniston in the eight to 12 years 35 kg category.

The quartet represented BCKA Kick-boxing Club with Dave, Heather and Emmadee all claimed runners-up medals, qualifying them for the world championships which take place later this year in Italy.

The club runs junior and senior classes atOakham Scout Hut on Sundays and at Lands’ End on Monday evenings. For details call Brent Penniston on 01664 562286, e-mail pennistonbrent@
hotmail.com or visit www.bckakickboxing.com