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Newmarket taekwondo medallists heading to national championships

All eight competitors from All Star Martial Arts in Newmarket brought home medals from the provincial taekwondo championships last weekend in Markham
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All nine competitors from All Star Martial Arts in Newmarket brought home medals from the provincial taekwondo championships and are heading to the national championships.

The club received four gold, four silver and one bronze at the provincials held at the Markham Pan Am Centre Sept. 28-29, according to club owner Matt Ross, a provincial and national team coach.

"We are very happy and excited about our students' success and bringing pride to our town," said Ross, a 2012 London Olympics alternate who recently opened the high-performance taekwondo club.   

The medallists include: Matthew Yan (gold), a two-time national champion and Pan Am silver medallist; Ariana  Zhassuzak (gold), a national champion;  Angelina Lam (gold); Angi Virgilio (gold), a national champion; Amanda Vranes (silver), a national champion; Carson Bolton (silver); Daniel Luchian (silver); Eileen Vito (silver); and Isabella Vito (bronze).

 
 
 
 
 
 

 



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