October 10, 2019 Veteran World Championships

Oct 10, 2019 - Oct 13, 2019 |

The IJF World Championship for Veterans took place in Marrakech this weekend, October 10-13.

On the first day of competition, 301 athletes competed in the categories Men’s M6, M7, M8 and M9.  Team USA came out strong with 5 athletes reaching the podium.

The ladies shined on the last day of competition with a gold and 7th place finish. 

With three gold, two silver, and one bronze, USA placed 11th out of 51 countries. 

Congratulations to the following athletes:

 Doug Tono M7 -66kg Gold
 Nikolai Styrov M8 -73kg Gold
 Gary Foster M8 -81kg Silver
 Gary Berquist M9 -90kg Silver
 Teimoc Johnson M8 -90kg Bronze
 Lincoln Han M2 -73kg 5th Place
 George Louis Van Amson M8 -81kg 5th Place
 James Kinder M9 -81kg 5th Place
 Shane Hudson M7 -81kg 7th Place
 Sandy North M8 -66kg 7th Place
    
 Margarita Cabrera F4 -70kg Gold
 Pamela Moya F4 -63kg 7th Place

 

Go Team USA! 
Doug Tono - Gold MedalDoug Tono - Gold Medal
Nikolai Styrov - Gold MedalNikolai Styrov - Gold Medal
Margarita Cabrera - Gold MedalMargarita Cabrera - Gold Medal