KENKYUKI Tilbury, recently competed as part of a team from the UK, in the European Goju Cup held in Hungary. there were 12 country’s represented in the completion. the overall Champions were the TKF,GB (Traditional Karate Federation GB) with a 21 strong team taking a total of 28 medals 7 gold 8 silver and 13 bronze, a fantastic result for the UK .
Kenkyukai Tilbury had 6 fighters in the team all from Thurrock, ages from12 to 17.
Competitors were, Jay Simmons,(Palmers College) Sidney Edwards,(Gateway Academy) , Ellie Edwards,(Gateway Academy) Rihanna Hadley,(Gateway Academy) Harrison Harvey( South Essex) and Sheria Smith,(William Edwards) the young fighters competed in Kata and Kumite, taking a total of 11 medals 1 gold, 6 silvers and 4 bronze