De Hoop judo triumph

Marietjie Cilliers and Christo Cilliers right, did De Hoop Primary School in Somerset West proud during the 2017 South African Judo Open Championships, held at the University of the Free State Sunday during July 2 to July 9. Representing the Cape Winelands Judo Association, Marietjie won a gold medal for the category girls 13 to 14 years old under 36 kilograms, and a gold medal for the winning girls’ team in group three and four, while Christo won a bronze medal in the category boys 11 years old under 38 kilograms.