Sports

Bodystrong nabs 17 medals


Bodystrong TaeKwon Do competitors pause for a photo at the Spring Forward Tournament in La Center in March. Photo courtesy of Brandon Stoppani

Seventeen athletes, 17 medals. Not a bad weekend for the Bodystrong TaeKwon Do crew.

Members of the Sequim-based gym competed at the Spring Forward Tournament in La Center on March 27, earning four gold medals, 10 silvers and three bronzes.

Samantha Schock posted a strong tourney, earning first place in patterns and second in sparring and in breaking.

Bodystrong athletes range in age from 7-68. For more information about the Tae Kwon Do group, call 582-0301 or click here.


Samantha Schock, center, is all smiles after taking first place in patterns. Photo courtesy of Brandon Stoppani

Results for Bodystrong athletes' efforts at the Spring Forward Tournament are below:
  • Kyle Chamblin: patterns, second
  • Craig Fahrenholtz: sparring, first
  • Holy Gauthun: patterns, first; sparring, third
  • Joseph Golbeck: patterns, first; sparring, third
  • Matthew Golbeck: sparring, second
  • Brandon Grow: breaking, second
  • Jim Grow: breaking, second
  • Conn O'Neil: breaking, second
  • Trenton Phipps: patterns, second; high jump, second
  • Aaron Russell: high kick, second; breaking, third
  • Samantha Schock: patterns, first; breaking, second; sparring, second.











We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jul 30 edition online now. Browse the archives.