RenMa Dojo’s progress at the 11th Thessaloniki Kendo Cup

RenMa Dojo participated  with 8 athletes and won several successes in this year’s 11th Thessaloniki Kendo Cup which was held in Kolindros under the auspices of Atrapos Club. Our athletes participated in men and women categories Dan & Kyu, the team category and the children category (in which we won a medal for the first time in our history).

The distinctions of our athletes in detail:

Group Category:

3rd place

KYU Individual Category:

  • Linos Lytras – 1st place
  • Iraklis Boubourakas – 3rd place
  • Nikos Lekkas – 3rd place

Children Category:

Helen Boumpouraka – 3rd place

The results we achieved in the championship have once again vindicated our hard efforts. We had a great time both inside and outside the shiaijo!!!

We would like to thank the Atrapos Club for organizing the event as well as the teachers Paul Budden, Michel Guentleur, Inoue Yoshinori, Kazuyo Matsuda, Alexandar Arabadjiyski, Ferenc Kovacs who came from abroad to teach at the seminar and to referee.

Finally we would to congratulate our three new first Dan’s Lytras Linos,Boumpourakas Hercules and Maroulis Gregory for achieving their first Dan rank.

Congratulations to all our athletes for their participation .It was an unforgettable experience!