Renz to train with the Olympic squad

Young judo star Renz Vallejera has been invited to train with the British Olympic squad.

FOLLOWING his success at finishing in the medals at the 2012 British Judo Championships in Sheffield earlier this year, Renz Vallejera has been invited to train with the Olympic squad.

Renz, who attends year 11 at Churchill Academy, came third and won bronze in the under-55 kg category at the 2012 Under-20 British Closed Championships at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield.

Renz has been invited to join the National squad randori for Olympic, senior and junior squad players. These monthly Great Britain national squad randori are held over three days in various areas of the country, from Scotland, Northern Ireland and England.


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