Perez elected to Karate BC board

Karate BC

Charles La Vertu

May 27, 2013, (ISN) – Sarah Perez of Hayabusa Karate Club in Vancouver has been elected secretary of Karate BC, the governing body for sport karate in BC.

Also elected to the board at the KBC Annual General Meeting over the weekend was Brendan Flower of Victoria Renshikan Karate in Saanich who will serve as a director-at-large.

Charles La Vertu of CASK Shiai in Victoria was re-elected president. Also re-elected were Treasurer Ken Corrigan of the Nechako Karate Club in Prince George, Membership Director Andreas Kuntze of Vancouver Shito-Ryu Seiko-Kai and Director-at-Large Rick Penner of the Kelowna Tsuruoka Karate Club.

They join First Vice-President Jason Farquharson of Northern Rockies Karatedo in Chetwynd and Hudson’s Hope, Second Vice-President Kurt Nordli of Shima Karate in Nanaimo and Director-at-Large Donna Gardecki of West Coast Goju-Kai in Coquitlam.

Perez won gold and bronze medals at the 2013 Provincial Championship held over the weekend