Seven medals for local players

Jason Craig


Jason Craig


JUDOKA FROM both Coleraine Judo Club and the Ulster University Club excelled at the weekend by winning five silver and seven bronze medals at this year’s Northwest Open.

Held at Long Tower Community Centre in Londonderry, this was the 53rd North West Open, with players from across Ireland taking part.

In her first ever competition Yellow Belt Nicole McMillan won an impressive three medals comprising silver in the Novice and her Weight category event along with a bronze in the Women’s Open event.

Also making their competitive debuts were Jamie Brown and Conall O’Murchu who both put up brilliant performances to win silver and bronze respectively.

  • For more on this story see this week's paper

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on Alpha Newspaper Group

Characters left: 1500


Rangers and Man Utd on way to SuperCupNI

Councillor William McCaughey, Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Borough Council, David Jeffrey, manager Ballymena United FC and Victor Leonard, Chairman STATSports SuperCupNI