Over the weekend, Michael Podbury, Year 10, competed in the 2011 Taekwondo Australian Open Sparring Championships held at Carrara Stadium on the Gold Coast.
Michael was successful in winning the GOLD medal in the 14-17 years, Black Belt, 48-51kg sparring division. A fantastic result!
Michael's next major sparring event will be on 29 January 2012 where he will be competing for Australian Representative Selection for the 9th World Junior Taekwondo Championships to be held in Egypt from 4-8 April next year.
Congratulations Michael on your exceptional results and best wishes for future competitions.