A Huyton based Taekwondo club is celebrating after two of its members were selected to represent their country.
Liverpool Elite has topped off a fantastic year with the news that Lauren Butler, 14, currently the national chamption, has been selected by GB Taekwondo to compete in Romania for the cadet Europeans.
Meanwhile, 16-year-old Kristina Lees has been chosen to represent the country at Junior Worlds in Canada.
Coaches at Liverpool Elite have long tipped the two girls for a great future in the sport and this latest news is a fantastic achievement for both of them.
End of a great year for Taekwondo club
It is the latest piece of good news for the team, who enjoyed a medal haul at the recent Quest International Open with 11-year-old Emily Clarke; 10-year-old Rhys Bowers and nine-year-old Lincoln Littler all gaining medals.
Want to find out more about Liverpool Elite?
Contact Jake on 07557 356285 or find Liverpool Elite on Facebook.