Victoria judokans bring home gold

Victoria Judo Club athletes won two gold medals and a bronze at last weekend's Edmonton International Judo Tournament.

Tristan Alexander continued to dominate the Under-18 heavyweight category with his second consecutive gold medal performance.

Jeremy Grant, in veteran men's division under 73 kilograms, also won gold, Josh van Meurs brought home bronze in Under-21, under 73kg.

The Edmonton International is Canada's biggest judo tournament.

It is also a Canada Games selection event with approximately 750 athletes including Olympians competing.


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