Success for Laois fighters in Tallaght

A team of ten junior kickboxers representing Laois Martial Arts secured six podium places in the Rumble Kickboxing Tournament 2011 in Tallaght recently.

A team of ten junior kickboxers representing Laois Martial Arts secured six podium places in the Rumble Kickboxing Tournament 2011 in Tallaght recently.

Four of the juniors, JP Daly, Byron Sage, Nicole McInerney and Peter Dunne took home bronze medals. Martine Daly, one of the youngest competitors on the day at age six took home second place. The last member of the team to fight on the day, Chloe Shortall secured the top spot on the day having fought her way to the final and winning on the day. She emerged the Rumble U-10s 2011 Champion.

Also well done to Darren Grouse and Kelsey Dunne on their first fights representing the club away. Next for the junior kickboxers is the Laois Martial Arts interclub in mid-November. Laois Martial Arts Coaches and committee would like to thank all the parents for their continued support. Also a huge thank you to our main sponsor, McElwees Pharmacies.