PROUDLY pictured is Paul Graham, 8th Dan, chief instructor of Cheshire Martial Arts Centres and National Coach of the SKA England Squad.

Two of his CMAC students took top honours in the TaiKai Yorkshire Open Karate Championships in Barnsley.

Jess Bate, 3rd Dan, gold in the senior men’s and ladies’ black belt Kata and under nines Joel Eccleston, 1st Kyu, gold 4th Kyu, mixed Kata and Kumite.