Good Luck John Jayne

John jayne 1st national title 2008

Moberly Stars would also like to wish John Jayne all the very best as he leaves the UK to begin his degree at the University of Chicago, US. John has been a member of Moberly Stars for over 12 years, and has amassed over 100 gold medals, including 10 National Championships. John won a bronze medal at the European Youth Olympics in 2013, and is currently ranked among the top 10 Junior judoka in the world at under 100k. John will be competing at the Junior World Championships in Saudi Arabia in October.

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Moberly Stars at Crayford and Metro Minimon

9 Moberly Stars made the short trip to Thomas Tallis School in Kidbrooke to compete in the red and yellow belt mini mon event. The team returned home with 3 golds, 2 silvers and 4 bronze medals.

In the red belt section Luca Perote Veras was competing in his very first event and won a fantastic gold medal. Both he and D’mori won all their contests in excellent combative style. Doneil White and Andrea Bottaro also made their debuts and after some tough contests ended the day with well deserved bronze medals. Myeisha had an extraordinary day and had to compete 6 times before securing a bronze medal.

In the yellow belt section, Ali was in great form and won an excellent gold medal, while Liam and Oliver secured silver and bronze respectively. Amel was also a bronze medal winner in the girls yellow belt section. 2015-09-12 13.45.00 2015-09-12 14.58.40






Well done to all. Onwards and upwards