WKF YOUTH LEAGUE MEDAL FOR CHRIS MCCARTHY

Chris McCarthy from Stephen O'Callaghan's IKKU Cloghroe Club added another WKF medal to his collection when he won bronze at the WKF Karate1 Youth League in Limassol Cyprus.

The competition ran from May 3rd to May 5th. Chris competed in the Male Kumite -76kg category and put in a string of winning performances beating Cyprus 7-0, Slovakia 3-1, Azerbaijan 4-0 and Belgium 4-3, before eventually losing out in the semis to Slovakia 0-1.

This brings Ireland's most successful karate club's medal haul to 2 * WKF, 2 * EKF and 1 * Olympic. Congratulations again to Chris and all his team.

Full report wil be online shortly.

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