A grand day out for the Hicks Karate School youngsters

Members of the Hicks Karate School team that did well in the Norfolk Open. From the left they are Jazmyn Popat Evans, Jolie Franks, Braydon Popat Evans, Lucy Hicks, Aaron Leaonard, Taylor Popat Evans and Denas Jankauskas.

Members of the Hicks Karate School team that did well in the Norfolk Open. From the left they are Jazmyn Popat Evans, Jolie Franks, Braydon Popat Evans, Lucy Hicks, Aaron Leaonard, Taylor Popat Evans and Denas Jankauskas.

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Junior members of the city’s Hicks Karate School did themselves proud in the Norfolk Open at the weekend in Stalham.

They won the two junior team events and gained four individual wins, six second places and two third places

And three students - Lucy Hicks, Jazmyn Popat Evans and Braydon Popat Evans - also became overall Grand Champions for winning the most points in their categories.

Star of the day was Braydon Popat Evans, who won both his team event and his continuous categories with unanimous decisions.

Hicks Karate School results:

Kata

Lucy Hicks - 2nd and Grand Champion girls freestyle forms Under 12 years-old.

Points

Denas Jankauskas - Mixed 135cm - 3rd.

Taylor Popat Evans - Mixed 135cm - Runner up.

Aaron Leonard - Boys 145cm - 3rd.

Aaron Leonard - Boys 155cm - 2nd.

Braydon Popat Evans - Boys 145cm - 2nd.

Lucy Hicks - Mixed Under 135cm - Runner Up.

Jolie Franks - Girls 145cm - 2nd.

Jazmyn Popat Evans - Girls 145cm - 1st & Grand Champion.

Jazmyn Popat Evans - Girls 155cm - 1st.

Continuous

Denas Jankauskas - Boys 25kg - Runner-up.

Taylor Popat Evans - Boys 25kg - 2nd.

Braydon Popat Evans - Boys 30kg 1st & Grand Champion.

Teams

Denas Jankauskas and Aaron Leonard - 1st 7- 9 years-old; Lucy Hicks and Taylor Popat Evans - 2nd 7- 9 years old; Jazmyn Popat Evans and Braydon Popat Evans - 1st 10- 12 Years old.