Double European Gold for Gosfield Girl
Published: Nov 19th 2014, 2:49pm
On Saturday and Sunday the 4th and 5th of October this year Emily Hubbard, who only recently graded to black belt 1st Dan in Tang Soo Do martial arts, won two gold medals at the European Tang Soo Do Championships held in London’s Olympic Park at the Copper Box Arena.
Emily Hubbard, 13, competed against Europe’s best in the competition as part of the Great Britain team and won a gold medals in both the under 14 forms (a sequence of movements) and under 14 sparring.
Emily trains with the Yong Gi Do Karate club at Halstead Leisure Centre and at their other local venues. The club sent around 25 members to the Championships as part of the British contingent and between them they won seven gold; nine silver and fourteen bronze medals including Emily’s double gold.