Edinburgh claims the BUCS title for the fifth year running, beating the previous record of four consecutive wins. This also means Edinburgh has won BUCS karate 10 times in the last 15 years!


Edinburgh ended up on a total of 84 points, with Bath in second on 44 and Coventry in third with 32.

Edinburgh medals:

  • Gold, Mixed Team Kata – Edinburgh (Antonio Wong, Denisa Gombalova, Yui Matsuda Pluksaranun)
  • Gold, Female Intermediate Kata – Denisa Gombalova
  • Bronze, Female Intermediate Kata – Andrea Kemter
  • Gold, Male Intermediate Kata – Luke Robinson
  • Bronze, Male Intermediate Kata – Aslak Veierud Busch
  • Gold, Female Team Kumite – Edinburgh (Iona Frost, Sotia Zenios, Yui Matsuda Pluksaranun, Andrea Kemter)
  • Gold, Female Novice Kumite U63kg – Amy Robinson
  • Silver, Female Novice Kumite U63kg – Morgan Trigg
  • Gold, Female Novice Kumite O63kg – Kate Hopkins
  • Gold, Female Senior Kumite U50kg – Sotia Zenios
  • Bronze, Female Senior Kumite U55kg – Denisa Gombalova
  • Bronze, Female Senior Kumite U68kg – Iona Frost

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