Avi Bragnalo; Thunder Bay Judo Dojo, Kerwin Klywak; Kenora, J&M Judo, Jayden Woolsey; Fort Frances, Borderland Judo, Adam La Froy and Alex Harris; Thunder Bay, Sakamoto Judo, Emma Bell; Dryden School of Judo and Keaton Carmen; Marathon Judo Club have qualified for Orillia Ontario Winter Games, held on March 1 and 2nd. They will be representing the NW Region competing U18 in judo at the Venue in Midland held March 2nd. Avi Bragnalo from the Thunder Bay Judo Dojo will also be the flag bearer for the NW Region. Pat Vieira from Thunder Bay Judo Dojo and John LaFroy from Sakamoto Dojo will be coaching, Eric Boutin from Thunder Bay Judo Dojo will be refereeing and Chuck MacDonald from Borderland Judo in Fort Frances will also be going down to referee judo. Medals will be presented upon the completion of each weight-category. Good luck to all the competitors!