Local schoolboy wins medals at European Championships

St Bede’s pupil, Michael Molloy, has won two Silver and a Bronze medal at the 11th WUKF Karate European Championships in Denmark.

Michael has been fighting for the Great Britain Karate team at the European Championships in Odense, Denmark.
The Aughton schoolboy trains under Sensi George Morrison at Kirkby Shotokan karate club. Michael is currently a second Dan black belt and has been training since he was 5-years-old.

Michael Molloy with his medals from the European Championships

His father, Patrick, is immensly proud of his 15-year-old son saying “He is a fantastic role model for the younger kids in Ormskirk and a fantastic ambassador for St Bedes school and his karate club”.

Watch a video of Michael competing in Denmark below.