Danny Byrne, a third year student at St. Mary's Diocesan School, won a gold medal in Onakai Irish Nationals Karate competition in Dublin on Saturday, November 23rd.
In September Danny came third in the Wado International Karate - Do Federation global Cup in Karate, where he competed in seven matches in total, winning against Denmark, The Netherlands, Norway and Cyprus.
He won the Bronze medal in his own weight category (-52kg) and made it to the quarter finals in the open weight category.
Danny is a fantastic young man and the entire St. Mary's Diocesan School community are very proud of all he has achieved this year."
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