Ken receives judo award

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KNOTTINGLEY Judo Club’s Ken Cooper was presented with the Doug Crane Memorial Trophy for services to judo at the British Judo Association Yorkshire and Humberside Area awards held at the Goole Leisure Centre.

Ken, the president of the club, has been a coach at Knottingley for almost 40 years and is a well respected and qualified judo referee and former member of the coaching staff training the Yorkshire and Humberside area squad players.

Ken (left) is pictured receiving his award from Colin Cleavin, the Yorkshire and Humberside chairman.