Weekend Round-up: 24 -25 April

This weekend saw British fighters competing across all age groups throughout Europe.

Dubrovnik European Cup

Lanina Solley topped the -57kg podium to win her first Continental event. The last time Solley won a medal at European Cup level was in Tampere in 2015.

GB Judo picked up two medals in the -60kg category with David Ferguson taking silver with fellow Scot Neil MacDonald taking bronze. For Ferguson it represented a career high finish and was his first European Cup medal whilst MacDonald matched the bronze medal he won in Malaga back in 2019.

Sarah Adlington picked up her first international medal since 2019 when she won bronze at the Tashkent Grand Prix, taking bronze in the +78kg category.

There were 5th place finishes for Rachel Tytler (-78kg), Olly Barratt (-100kg) and Jamie Williams (+100kg), whilst Kimberly Renicks (-52kg), Finlay Allan (-66kg) and Andrew McWatt (+100kg) finished 7th.

IBSA Antalya Grand Prix

Jack Hodgson picked up his second medal in as many competitions as he won silver. Also picking up his second medal of the season was Evan Molloy who matched the bronze medal he won in Egypt. For Molloy this also represented his first Grand Prix medal, defeating Nathan Petit (FRA) in the bronze medal contest.

Poznan Junior European Cup

Hannah Wood continued her fine recent form as she topped the podium, taking gold, to add to the bronze she won in Coimbra last month.

Strasbourg Cadet European Cup

There were gold medal for both Luke Davies (-73kg) and Charlotte Jenman (-52kg) who have both been in great recent form.

Davies won silver in Teplice earlier this month before taking his place on the top step of the podium, whilst Jenman upgraded her bronze medal from Zagreb last month to a gold.

There was a 5th place finish for Ben Moore (-73kg) and 7th for Julia Marczak (-70kg) and Madeleine Rymer (+78kg).