Local school students win at karate tournament

Students of three local schools – Vidya Mandir, Luz, P. S. Senior Secondary School, Mylapore and St. John’s, Mandaveli won 8 gold, 6 silver and 3 bronze medals at the karate and kobudo national championship organised by IKKAI Isshinryu Karate Association of India at Pune during the last week of December.

Srihari. K, a class VI student at P. S. Senior Secondary School, Mylapore and 6 year old Vaishnavi. S, a class I student at Vidya Mandir, Luz and the youngest participant in the tournament, won the grand championship.

The students belong to Boufuuukai Isshinryu Karate School run by karate master A. R. Sundar at three
locations in the Mylapore area. For details contact 9840018628.