Meadowbank Junior Kumite Championships 


On 10th February our LKA junior squad took part in the Meadowbank Kumite Championships in Linlithgow, lots of impressive performances. Coming away with 2 Gold, 5 Silver and 11 Bronze....

GOLD..

Orla McGuigan
Darcy Ames

SILVER..

Leah Colquhoun
Charis Kennedy
Daniel McPake
Jayden Warwick
Tyler Gibson

BRONZE..


Abbi Hassard
Abigail Tobin
Alix Smith
Lucie McGuigan
Charis Kennedy
Euan Sangster
Jayden Warwick
Leah Colquhoun
Lucie McGuigan
Abigail Tobin
Mikolaj Krol

​Scottish Karate Grand Prix - April 2019


A huge well done to our team who were competing at the Scottish Grand Prix in Ravenscraig on 14th of April, a much smaller squad as we are in Sweden but still great results...

Sebastian Magilton - GOLD
Darcy Ames - SILVER
Heather Mackay - SILVER
Abigail Tobin - BRONZE
Daniel McPake- BRONZE
Abbi Hassard - BRONZE
Mia McGlynn - BRONZE

Huge well done to all above on their well earned results. So proud of all our youngsters getting up there and giving it their best.

East Whitburn Kumite Championships 2019


Massive well done to our team who were competing at the East Whitburn Kumite Championships on 3rd March, congratulations to the following on their results...

GOLD...

Emmie McEwan
Alix Smith 
Charis Kennedy
Alyesha Mattewal
Daniel McPake

SILVER...

Abigail Tobin
Heather Mackay
Abbi Hassard
Tyler Gibson

BRONZE...

Danilo Contiero
Lucie McGuigan
Darcy Ames
Orla McGuigan
Leah Colquhoun
Leon Hillen 

Well deserved results from all above, also well done to those who fought well but didn’t quite make the medals and our new competitors. Keep up the good work.

Chojinkai Children's Karate Championships March 2019


A massive well done to team LKA that travelled to Penrith on the 10th March for the Children’s Open Championships, a very busy day with over 900 competitors...

GOLD..

Abigail Tobin - Kumite
Lucie McGuigan - Kumite
Abigail Tobin - Kata
Lucie McGuigan - Kickmaster 

SILVER..

Leah Colquhoun - Kumite
Orla McGuigan - Kumite
Luke Ryder - Kumite
Orla McGuigan - Kata
Darcy Ames - Kumite
Lucie McGuigan - Kata
Darcy Ames - Kickmaster

BRONZE..

Abigail Tobin - Kumite
Alyesha Mattewal - Kumite
Tyler Gibson - Kumite
Alix Smith - Kumite
Daniel McPake - Kickmaster
Euan Sangster - Kata
Emmie McEwan & Lucie McGuigan - Team Kumite
Sebastian, Jayden & Euan - Team Kumite
Orla, Alyesha, Darcy - Team Kumite
Charis, Leah, Abigail - Team Kumite
Luke Ryder & Lucie McGuigan - Pairs Kata
Charis Kennedy& Leah Colquhoun - Pairs Kata
Abigail Tobin & Orla McGuigan - Pairs Kata
Jayden, Sebastian, Euan - Team Kata 

Congratulations to all above on their fantastic and well earned results, categories were packed and standard was incredibly high. Everyone was outstanding and the team work was amazing as always.

North South Open Karate Championships - Belfast


Another great day for team LKA on the 2nd of February at the North South Open Championship in Belfast, our little team came away with 3 gold, 6 Silver and 4 Bronze...

GOLD..
Lucie McGuigan - 6/7 Kumite 
Orla McGuigan - 10/11 Kumite
Abigail Tobin - Kata

SILVER..
Orla McGuigan - Kata
Alix Smith - 8/9 Kumite
Abigail Tobin - 10/11 Kumite 
Abigail Tobin - 12/13 Kumite
Orla, Abigail, Leah - Team Kumite
Alix, Lucie, Orla - Team Kumite 

BRONZE..
Mikolaj Krol - 8/9 Kumite
Orla McGuigan - 12/13 Kumite
Leah Colquhoun - 12/13 Kumite
Euan, Luke, Mikolaj - Team Kumite

Congratulations to all of the above on their well deserved medals, very impressed by all competitors today.

Scottish Grand Prix February 2019


The 17th of February was yet again another very successful day for team LKA at the first Scottish Karate Grand Prix of 2019 in Ravenscraig, brilliant performances from all of our competitors...

GOLD..

Abigail Tobin - Kumite
Emmie McEwan - Kumite
Lucie McGuigan - Kata

SILVER..

Euan Sangster - Kumite
Heather Mackay - Kumite
Darcy Ames - Kumite
Alix Smith - Kumite
Abigail Tobin - Kata
Orla & Abigail - Pairs Kata

BRONZE..

Tyler Gibson - Kumite
Orla McGuigan - Kumite
Mia McGlynn - Kumite
Lucie McGuigan - Kumite
Abbi Hassard - Kumite

Congratulations to all above on their hard earned results and also to those didn’t medal but performed very well, your time will come keep digging in and training hard.

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SKGB National KYU Grade Championships - April 2019


Congratulations to LKA members that were competing at the SKGB National KYU Grade Championships in Grangemouth on Sunday 7th of April, well done to the following on their results...

Euan Sangster - GOLD Kata
Emmie McEwan - SILVER Kumite
Daniel McPake - BRONZE Kata
Darcy Ames - BRONZE Kumite
Heather Mackay - BRONZE Kumite

A much smaller squad than usual today but still brilliant results and performances, this was a great event for our lower grades and less experienced competitors to get up on the mats. 

Swedish International Open Karate Championships


A fantastic weekend for our team at the Swedish International Open Karate Championships, what an experience our team had at their first international event from the 13/14th April 2019...

Overall results...

GOLD..
Lucie McGuigan - Girls Kumite 7 years
Alix Smith - Girls Kumite 8 years 
Orla McGuigan - Girls Kumite 10 years

SILVER
Lucie McGuigan - Girls Kata 7 years

BRONZE
Chantelle Allan - Senior female Kumite -61kg
Leah Colquhoun - Girls Kumite 12 years
Alix Smith - Girls Kata 8 years 

Two days of amazing karate and loads of fun, our team performed amazing as always and even better all 5 of our competitors finished up with a place on the podium. What a fantastic trip, well done team!!

JKS Ireland National Championships 2019


On the 27th of January team LKA traveled to Dublin for the JKS Ireland National Championships, we took a squad of 7 and all members of our team performed very well at our first comp of 2019...

GOLD..
Luke Ryder - Kumite
Lucie McGuigan - Kumite 
Orla McGuigan- Kumite

SILVER..
Mikolaj Krol - Kumite
Orla McGuigan - Kata
Abigail Tobin - Kumite

BRONZE..
Alix Smith - Kumite
Abigail Tobin - Kata 
Orla McGuigan - Kumite 

Special mention to Orla McGuigan (Age 10) who fought exceptional in the under 11 girls Kumite event taking gold, then moving up taking bronze in the age 12-13 girls Kumite.