Karate champion

Lianie Meintjies

Bergvliet resident Lianie Meintjies won first place in Kata and third place in Kumite at the Western Province All Styles Championship, which was held this past weekend in Mitchell’s Plain. Lianie, a student at Zenshukai Mixed Martial Arts Academy, now qualifies for the South African championships, which will take place later this year in Johannesburg.