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Karate King at 8 years old!

Tay Emmerson Credit: ITV News Anglia

A schoolboy from Norfolk has high-kicked his way to a black belt in karate and in doing so become amongst the youngest in the country to achieve the honour.

Tay Emmerson from Gorleston is only 8 years old but he's been studying the sport since he was two.

Tay showing off some of his moves Credit: ITV News Anglia

He's now a formidable opponent and takes part in adult classes at the Chinto Karate Group.

The pupil from Peterhouse Primary School in Gorleston is now taking part in competitions across Norfolk and Suffolk.



Huntingdon Gymnastics Club gather to watch their stars in action

by Lauren Carter

Members of Huntingdon Gymnastics Club are gathering together this morning to watch some of their stars in action. Louis Smith, Sam Oldham and reserve Dan Keatings are competing in the London 2012 Olympic men's gymnastics competition.

The All-Round Qualifications will be between 11-2pm. The finals are on Sunday 5th August.

Louis Smith is one of the club's biggest success stories. The 23-year-old gymnast from Eye near Peterborough took home a bronze medal from the Beijing Olympics four years ago.

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