2018 All-Ireland Intervarsity Karate Championships 10/03/2018

UCC Karate club is delighted to be hosting the All-Ireland Karate Intervarsity Championships at UCC’s Mardyke Arena on Saturday March 10th, 2018.

‌‌This is a fantastic opportunity for folks to compete with the very best that Ireland’s colleges are producing in Kata and Kumite competitors, and promises to be a fun-filled day of karate at it’s best, and craic and banter to boot.

Please let us know if you wish to attend via a quick email .

* Please note this webpage is still being developed, text in italics is awaiting clarifications from the event organisers. Cheers for your understanding on this 🙂

Where:

‌The course will be held in UCC’s UCC’s Mardyke Arena. ‌See this map for directions.

UCC’s Mardyke Arena has full shower/changing facilities available.

Address: Mardyke Arena, Mardyke Sports Grounds, Mardyke Walk, Western Road, Cork City.

Should you have any problems finding the course venues, or have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact Rory.

When:

Saturday March 10th, 2018.

09:30 – 17:00

Price:

Clarifications on prices pending

Please let us know if you are thinking of attending via a quick email to karate@uccclubs.ie.

Categories:

See below

Rules:

Rules for the event are available in the following pdf document.

Facilities:

The competition in UCC’s UCC’s Mardyke Arena, home of UCC Karate Club. ‌See this map for directions.

Parking: – UCCKC are making arrangements to facilitate competitor parking near the event venue. Further information will be distributed once agreements are finalised.

Accomodation: – Cork has many hostels and hotels to choose from. Here are a few hostel suggestions clubs visiting UCC have used in the past. Check out:

Changing facilities: The Mardyke Arena is fully equiped with showers/changing rooms and facilities.

Lunches/food: There is a Cafe based in the Mardyke Arena, which serves a wide range of snacks and beverages. There is also a centra nearby (5 minute walk). See the event map for details of the nearest places to grab a snack.

Nearest cash machine: The nearest ATM machine is at AIB bank at the junction of Western Road and Carrigrohane road. See the event Map.

Evening Celebrations:

A post event social and refreshments will be held at Cissie Youngs, 80 Bandon Road Cork, starting at 20:00 hrs.

‌‌‌Useful Links:

Contact:

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us:

via the event’s Facebook page.

Email us at: UCC Karate Club, Cork (karate@uccclubs.ie)

Results

Next year’s All-Ireland karate intervarsities is to be hosted by Dublin City University Karate Club, with UCCKC already setting their sights on retaining the cup in the Rebel County next year.

Category

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Kata

(patterns)

Kata – beginner to yellow belt male Zung Tran

(UCD)

Anthony Tracey

(UCD)

 Michael Hussar

(UCC)

Kata – beginner to yellow belt female Ellen Liu

(UL)

Word Al-Najzin

(UCD)

Aisling Page

(TCD)

Kata – green to purple belt intermediates male Joe Barry

(TCD)

Tiernan Stepheto

(NUIG)

Scott Brown

(UU)

Kata – green to purple belt intermediates female  Aoife Burke

(UCC)

 Monisha Chakravarty

(UCC)

 Catriona McKeown

(UCC)

Kata – brown belt seniors – male Finn McCarthy

(UL)

Thomas Cronin

(UCC)

 Nathan Ryan O’Hehir

(UCC)

Kata – brown belt seniors – female Danielle O’ Neil

(DCU)

 Katie (Caitlin) Collins

(UCC)

Sinéad Smith

(DCU)

Kata black belt seniors – male Nathan Donnalan

(NUIG)

Steve Collins

(UCC)

 Michael Donovan

(UCC)

Kata – black belt seniors – female  Anna Caceres

(UCC)

Elaine Dullaghan

(MU)

Shauna Mullaney, Faye Muluany

(DCU + NUIG)

joint bronze

Team kata – beginner to yellow belt male  UCD UU
Team kata – beginner to yellow belt female UCD DCU NUIG
Team kata – intermediate to black belt seniors – male UCC

John O’Donoghue, Michael Donovan, Steve Collins

 UL UCD
Team kata – intermediate to black belt seniors – female  DCU-B

Niamh McCauley, Orla McNabola, Sinéad Smith

UCC

Aoife Burke, Catriona McKeown, Monisha Chakravarty

DCU-A

Abbey Martin, Emily Burke, Shauna Mullaney

Kumite

(Sparring)

Kumite – beginner to yellow belt male NUIG UCD UL
Kumite – beginner to yellow belt female  UCD Aisling Page

(TCD)

Danielle O’ Grady

(DCU)

Kumite – green to purple belt intermediates male  UCD Alok Suresh

(TCD)

 UU
Kumite – green to purple belt intermediates female  Monisha Chakravarty

(UCC)

 Aoife Burke

(UCC)

Manon Romeu

(TCD)

Kumite – brown belt seniors – male Finn McCarthy

(UL)

 Thomas Cronin

(UCC)

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Kumite – brown belt seniors – female Sinéad Smith

(DCU)

 Katie (Caitlin) Collins

(UCC)

Abbey Martin,
Danielle O’Grady(DCU)(Joint bronze)
Kumite black belt seniors – male Michael Donovan

(UCC)

 Keelan Gannon

(DCU)

James Hackett

(CIT)

Kumite – black belt seniors – female  Anna Caceres

(UCC)

Niamh McCauley

(DCU)

Orla McNabola

(DCU)

Team kumite – beginner to yellow belt male  UL UCD
Team kumite – beginner to yellow belt female  UCD  DCU

Claire Flynn, Danielle O’Grady, +…

 UL
Team kumite – intermediate to black belt seniors – male UCC

John O’ Donoghue, Michael Donovan, Steve Collins

 UCD DCU

 

Team kumite – intermediate to black belt seniors – female  DCU

Niamh McCauley, Orla McNabola, Shauna Mullaney

DCU

Emily Burke, Danielle O’Neill, Sinéad Smith,

 UCC

Anna Caceres, Aoife Burke, Katie (Caitlin) Collins