WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS!   – Yes we did it! Newcastle uni came in first in this years North  of England League 5-man team competition!  Paul with his 2 buddies from other clubs also won the 3-man mixed uni team competition first place.  Olie with his team and Yuanyuan with her team both won the third place in mixed uni competition. Plus Olie and Yuanyuan both won the fighting spirit award!  Cui Huang injured his ankle during the match but he still managed to take the crucial points for us!
A special thank you to our club senpai Patrick O’Reilly!   As our taisho today, he encouraged and led us forward when the pressure of competition overwhelmed us!
Also we thank Olie’s girlfriend for cheering for us and taking pictures and videos!
Last but not least, thank you Mick Taylor and Paul Carruthers and all the other members for supporting, practicing and teaching.  We shall all keep fighting!

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