Two silvers for Boston karate teams

Boston's silver medallists.
Boston's silver medallists.

Two teams from Traditional Karate Academy Boston have scooped silver medals at the UK National Traditional Karate Championships.

The TKAB representatives finished in second place in the team kata category.

Zbigniew Godzisz, Pawel Kutermankiewicz and Andrey Skarzinskiy made up the medal-winning trio.

Meanwhile, the team of Andrey Snevelis, Pawel Kutermankiewicz and Rafal Labuda claimed silver in the kumite team event.

The Boston competitors are pictured receiving their medals from Sensei Masao Kawasoe, an eighth dan legend of world karate.

The competition, held in Paisley, Scotland, saw more than 200 martial artists take part.

TKAB will be co-organising the third European Traditional Karate Federation Children’s Cup in Peterborough in October.

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