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Ivybridge Community College

Ivybridge Community College

Ivybridge Community College

Pierre Achieves Gold in Judo Championships

Year 12 student, Pierre Michelin, competed in the 2019 Kazoku Judo Championships in Truro over the weekend of 5 and 6 October, in preparation for his international tournaments in Holland, being held over the weekend of 12 and 13 October, with the Western Area Judo Squad.

Pierre competed in Cadets (U18's) U73kg and took the Gold medal after winning all his contests.  He also entered the Men's (seniors) Open and won all his contests, to take the Gold medal yet again.

During the contest Pierre achieved 30 points towards his first Dan by winning 3 contests by ippon against 1st Kyu and 1st Dan.

We wish him good luck in the international tournaments.