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Warrenpoint Judo Club to Take Part in Veterans World Championships

The coaching team and members of Shinken Shobu Ryu Judo club Warrenpoint are making final preparations with long time club Member Dawid Jurkiewicz. Dawid will be making his way to the Veterans World championships in Kraków Poland from the 8th to 11th of September.

This is another day in the office for Dawid, who is an accomplished competitor on the world stage. Dawid is a leading light within the clubs competition team.

A few of Dawid’s previous records include:

Veterans European Championships Glasgow 2018 – placed 

7th in -90kg 

Veterans European Championships Marrakech 2019 –

Third International tournament of Olympic champion Pawel Nastula Poland 2019- 

Gold -81kg

International Polish Masters 2019

Silver -81kg

52nd North West Open International 

Gold Veterans 

Silver Seniors 

Northern Ireland open International 

Gold

Irish International 

Silver Masters 

As a Judo club we have been embedded in the Warrenpoint and  Burren area for over 50 years. We have had many of the local youth of each generation pass through our doors and we have always been proud of our ability to support our members.

However in todays turbulent times when the bills rise and we find travelling to and from competitions and the additional training more expensive. We are pleased to advise that our local Credit Union have offered sponsorship to the value of £250 to help Dawid to the world championships.

Dawid will be using these much needed funds towards his training, travelling and competition entry costs.

If you would like to come onboard as a sponsor for Dawid or for the club please feel free to reach out.If you or your child would like to join our club we  currently have spaces open in both our kids and adult classes.

ENDS

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