Judokas earn medals

Members from the Salmon Arm Judo Club competed in the Kootenay Judo Classic tournament April 30 and came away with plenty of medals. With two of Salmon Arm`s coaches on hand, Richard Mori and Shawn Weissenborn, the team made them happy with their showing.

Taking home gold were: Konrad VanVarseveld, Reid Seeley, Braden Chamberlain, Lucy Grainger, Dawson Fisher, Morgan Carson and Ken Kosowich.

Earning silver was: Tyson Chamberlain. Bronze medals went to: Owen Langtry, Zachary Langtry and Jake Bradshaw. Having to withdraw because of injury was Seth VanVarseveld.

Club activities are over for the season, but will resume in September. Members appreciate volunteer coaches Richard Mori, Sawn Weissenborn and Robert MacAulay for all their hard work and dedication. To contact the club for information, call 250-832-3945.


Salmon Arm Observer