Maddington taekwondo club an upper cut above the opposition


Shahida Hill in action.
Shahida Hill in action.

FOR the fourth successive year Taekwondo Oh Do Kwan in Maddington has managed to gain the most gold medals at the National Poomsae Team Selection Championships.

Its 2016 haul also saw the Maddington club gain the highest number of athletes from any one club selected to the national Taekwondo squad.

Kasia Majewski, Carmela Hartnett, Fei Chew, Jet Chew, Shahida Hill, Tahira Hill, Eunice Lau, Brent Bouwhuis and Jason Yoo were all selected to represent Australia at the world championships to be held in Peru in September.

Anyone interested in taekwondo can call 0417 910 362. Oh Do Kwan have clubs in Maddington, Canning Vale, Sepentine and Byford.

Maddington medallists

Kasia Majewski 2 x gold medals and Shin Boo Kim Cup for best female athlete of the competition

Carmela Hartnett one gold medal

Fei Chew 2 x gold medals

Thahira Hill one gold and one silver medal

Shahida Hill one gold and one bronze medal

Jet Chew one gold and one bronze Medal

Eunice Lau one gold medal

Jason Yoo one gold medal

Talia Skey one gold medal

Brent Bouwhuis one gold medal

Neil Brickwood one silver medal

Taj Bouwhuis one silver medal

Subi Bisht one silver medal

Cariska Magno one silver medal

Phoenix Tan one silver medal

Natasha Hubycki one silver medal