Kenneth took part in the Judo Youth Thai Nationals held by the Judo Association of Thailand under royal patronage at Judo Gymnasium, Rajvinit Bangkean in Bangkok between Feb 16-17.
Participating in the Under-18 age group in the over 73kg, under 81kg weight category, Kenneth managed to qualify and will now take part in the major championship, which will be held between July 18-21.
“We are very proud of Kenneth for this important step as a representative of the Judo Youth Thai Nationals League to participate in such a prestigious international competition,” commented Alexis Plantnard Gnorra, Dojo Martial Arts Studio Blue Tree Manager and International Judo, Jujitsu and Iron Man champion.
“He has been training with us for two years and has accumulated his experience from various National Judo and Jujitsu Competitions. This will be his first international competition that he will join competing alongside other competitors from many countries.” Alexis added.