Tournoi International De Judo De MionsWritten by Deirdre Leonard
On Sunday April 8th Kilkenny Judo Club entered two competitors in the Tournoi International De Judo De Mions (near Lyons) France. This competition had competitors from 12 countries participating. It caters for children born 91/92 and 93/94. Over 700 competed! There were 5 mats running simultaneously. Michael Hennessy K.J.C. fought bravely in the -55 kgs but was outclassed in an awesome group of 32 fighters. Róisín fared better and put in the best fighting of her life to reach the final and claim silver for Kilkenny and Ireland!
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