Martial arts medal haul for Bearsden’s Zoe and William

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Bearsden karate kids Zoe MacDonald (12) and William Hunt (10) both won medals at the Scottish Karate Governing Body National Championship at Meadowbank Stadium, Edinburgh, recently.

Zoe picked up two bronze medals, while William got one silver and a bronze.

Both youngsters train at Virgin Active in Milngavie and are taught by under the Kyoto Karate Federation style by 6th dan chief instructor Bill Kerr.

He said: “Zoe is retaining consistency and has previously won silver at British Open Championship. For William, this is his breakthrough at national level. He is a very talented youngster and he should do well at future events.

“Both have trained very hard for the Scottish Championships and all of us at the club and Virgin Active Milngavie are very happy for their success.”