Eight year old Cork schoolgirl, Emily Nason of Scoil Ursula, Blackrock, Cork, competing in the 2017 FSKA World Karate Championships at Croydon, London, won Bronze for Ireland in her special class category.
We congratulate Emily and her mother, Jennifer Doody, who has guided Emily all the way, on achieving such a magnificient honour amongst the worlds best national karate competitors from around the globe.
We wish Emily many more international triumphs in the future.
Looking forward to the Cork Airport homecoming and saluting a gallant champion.
Congratulations from granda Derry, Nan Eileen, all aunts and uncles and all your extended families and friends around Mahon and Blackrock.