fu enthusiasts flock to Berrow for national grading competition
than 65 people from across the country attended Berrow-based Kung
Fu group Fei Lung Kwan's annual National Junior Grading competition
on Saturday (21st July).
at Berrow School, 35 students took part in the grading, eight
of whom were from the Berrow group.
students received 'Merit Passes', six of whom were from the Berrow
group - Chloe Reynolds, Sophie Butt, Jacob Nelson, Joe Laoutaris,
Faith Hooper and Bethany Anstee.
group's Harrison Barber also received a Certificate of Commendation
from the instructors "for demonstrating exceptional technical
ability that is rarely seen or expected at such a young age."
followed his performance during the technical section of his Junior
Black Belt on 28th June. Harrison is 13 years-old and is Fei Lung
Kwan's youngest-ever student to take the Junior Black Belt.
group's leader Patrick Barber told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The
Grading went very well yesterday. The grading was attended by
around 65 people. Following the grading all present proceeded
to Burnham beach for a picnic and celebration."