Veteran World Championships

Oct. 10 - 13, 2019

The IJF World Championship for Veterans took place in Marrakech this weekend, October 10-13.

On the first day of competition, 301 athletes competed in the categories Men’s M6, M7, M8 and M9.  Team USA came out strong with 5 athletes reaching the podium.

The ladies shined on the last day of competition with a gold and 7th place finish. 

With three gold, two silver, and one bronze, USA placed 11th out of 51 countries. 

Congratulations to the following athletes:

 Doug Tono  M7  -66kg  Gold
 Nikolai Styrov  M8  -73kg  Gold
 Gary Foster  M8  -81kg  Silver
 Gary Berquist  M9  -90kg  Silver
 Teimoc Johnson  M8  -90kg  Bronze
 Lincoln Han  M2  -73kg  5th Place
 George Louis Van Amson  M8  -81kg  5th Place
 James Kinder  M9  -81kg  5th Place
 Shane Hudson  M7  -81kg  7th Place
 Sandy North  M8  -66kg  7th Place
 Margarita Cabrera  F4  -70kg  Gold
 Pamela Moya  F4  -63kg  7th Place


Go Team USA! 
Doug Tono - Gold MedalDoug Tono - Gold Medal
Nikolai Styrov - Gold MedalNikolai Styrov - Gold Medal
Margarita Cabrera - Gold MedalMargarita Cabrera - Gold Medal