Shokuban Martial Arts club kicks its way to 16 medals

Shobukan Martial Arts Nollamara club members with the medals they won at the Western Australian Karate League competition.
Shobukan Martial Arts Nollamara club members with the medals they won at the Western Australian Karate League competition.

Competitors showed off their best moves at the first Western Australian Karate League event for the year, held in March, garnering 16 medals in total for the club.

WA Karate Federation vice-president and club coach Mark Golding said the club came away with seven gold and nine bronze.

“This is only the second year that the league has been going,” he said.

“A couple of hundred people from all over Perth competed.”

He said members were already preparing for the next competition on May 15.