Updated: Sep 16
Exciting news!!! Espley Sensei and student, Derek Tamagi both won Gold 🥇🥇 in Kobudo at the 2023 Karate BC Provincial Championships held at the Richmond Olympic Oval this morning. Derek has placed gold at 3 consecutive provincial championships Kobudo events. Amazing!!! Espley Sensei has now placed gold in Kobudo at every provincial championships since 2019. That's 4 consecutive provincial championships, and each utilizing a different kobudo weapon. (Kama, Nunchaku, Sai, and Tonfa).