Gavin Downey – Senior Disability Sportsman – Judo And Karate

Photo: Basingstoke Sports Awards - Disabled Sportman of the YearA Big Well Done to Gavin Downey for winning the Basingstoke Sports Awards – Senior Disability Sportsman 2013.


As you can see from the picture Gavin was unable to attend due to a recent operation so Shin Gi Tai Martial Arts Academy owner and Karate Coach Bryan Andrews accepted the award on his behalf.


Gavin is coached by Peter Powell 3rd Dan at Shin Gi Tai. He also works with County SN Coach Fiona Prudence 1st Dan at the SN county training sessions that run Monthly at Shin Gi Tai.

Gavins SN Recent performances include:

Bronze – 2012 British Judo Special Needs Championships Singles

Silver – 2012British Judo Special Needs Championships Teams

Gavin at home

Gavin at home recovering from his operation. Get Well Soon.