Pendle Judo Academy celebrate golden success

Steven Stokes receiving gold
Steven Stokes receiving gold
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Pendle Judo Academy’s golden generation enjoyed medal success at the British Judo Associations Kendal Open.

Stewart Holmes came out on top in the under 80kg category, and Steven Stokes added gold in the under 85kg class.

Shargeel Aktar and Alan White also claimed silver in the over 100kg and under 90kg categories respectively.

Coach John Stokes said: “We are extremely proud of all our students.”

Anyone interested in training Judo, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu or Submission Wrestling can call John on 07827 309487 or visit