Selkirk Judo Club

2011 Saskatchewan Open Judo Tournament

The Selkirk Judo Club sent a team of 6 fighters to the Saskatchewan Open in Regina on January 22, 2011.  The tournament drew approximately 200 competitors from Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia and Ontario.  The Club returned with 2 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze medal. 

Tanner Onagi (13, green belt) won gold in the Juvenile Men under 42 kg category while teammate Riley Malinowski (12, green belt) won silver in the same division. 

Julien Mitchell (17, brown belt) won gold in IJF Junior Men under 100 kg.  He also collected silver as a member of the Manitoba team in the team competition. 

Melissa Haak (13, green belt) won silver in Juvenile Women under 52 kg. 

Jason Northwood (31, black belt) won a bronze medal in senior men advanced under 90 kg.   

“The team had a great performance in Regina.  We were very pleased with the effort of our athletes,” said coach Brian Jones.