YAKURA, Brendan

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Judo BC Team Member
Name: Brendan Yakura
Hometown: Coldstream, BC
Club: Vernon Judo Club
Belt Level: Nikyu
Weight Class: -55 kgs

Role Models
Illias Illiadis, Opera Winfrey, My Dad

Career Highlights
2014
Canadian National Championships, Saguenay QC, Silver
Pacific International, Steveston BC: Gold, Silver
Edmonton Internation, Edmonton AB: Silver
BC Winter Games, Mission BC: Gold

Favourite Competition Moment
Standing on the podium at nationals.

Interests Outside Judo
Skateboarding, Soccer, Skiing

Favourite Quote
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.
— Bruce Lee