The Mark Farnham Schools provided 51 competitors, and well over 40 spectators, at the TAGB Midlands Championships 2017, held at Kettering Sports Village.
Some 15 fighting areas ran throughout the day with over 800 competitors.
These students took part in pattern, sparring and team sparring events and also the Black Belts Destruction and landed a total of 33 awards.
Results, Downham: Ryan Dunphy Boys Blue Belt Team Sparring 1st.
This is the school’s first award at a competition for Downham for years.
Lynn: I.Celinskis Boys Green Belt Team Sparring 1st, N.Celinskis Boys Green Belt Team Sparring 3rd, J.Fitzgerald Boys Red Belt Sparring 3rd, M.Fitzgerald Boys Blue Belt Team Sparring 1st, S.Fitzgerald Girls Blue Belt Sparring 3rd & Team Sparring 3rd, C.Grimes Mens Black Belt Hand Destruction 1st, O.Wright Boys Red Belt Sparring 3rd, D.Yeldham Mens Black Belt Sparring 3rd.
The Schools now look forward to the English Championships in March at Worcester.
Anyone interested in learning a martial art should contact Mark Farnham on 07771644460 or visit the school’s website www.mftkd.co.uk