30 July 2009
Jacqui O'Shea takes Gold in the SKIF World Championships, Athens, Greece
Jacqui O'Shea (4th Dan) took gold medal at the Shotokan Karate-do International Federation World Championships in Athens in the ladies Master Kata event. Kanazawa Kancho's 10th World Championships were held in Athens, Greece, from the 20th to 26th July with over 1000 karateka competed from 50 countries at the 'Peace and Friendship' Olympic Stadium.
Her performance of the kata was complimented by many, including the Japanese men's and ladies coaches, who were highly impressed with her standard.
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