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Results of the 21st Australian Iaido Championships and 12th Australian Jodo Championships, 2012

21st Australian Iaido Championships

6-4 Kyu Grade Individual: (1 each)
1st Place: John McCloskey
2nd Place: Shane McCloskey

1-3 Kyu Grade Individual: (1 each)
1st Place: Aaron Simpson
2nd Place: Philippe Calamel

Shodan Individual: (1 each)
1st Place: Andrew Thompson
2nd Place: Majdie Hordern

Nidan Individual: (1 each)
1st Place: Paul D’Intino
2nd Place: Ben Sawers

Sandan Individual: (1 each)
1st Place: Richard Berghuis
2nd Place: Brendan Kee

Yondan Individual: (1 each)
1st Place: Damon Schearer
2nd Place: Robert Brown

Team: (3 each)
1st Place: Victoria
2nd Place: Western Australia

International Goodwill Individual: (1 each)
1st Place: Fabrice Mathiew (New Caledonia)
2nd Place: Kazuko Butsui (Japan)

Iaido Encouragement Award: (2 Gold)
Shane McCloskey
Euan Lindsay

12th Australian Jodo Championships

Jodo Pairs Kyu Grade: (2 each)
1st Place: Luke Tressler / Peter Carr
2nd Place: n/a

Jodo Pairs Dan Grade: (2 each)
1st Place: Andrew Thompson / Brendan Kee
2nd Place: Terri Gallear / Richard Berghuis

Jodo Individual 1-2 Dan Grade: (1 each)
1st Place: Stuart Owens
2nd Place: Euan Lindsay

Jodo Individual 3+Dan Grade: (1 each)
1st Place: Brendan Kee
2nd Place: Damon Shearer

Jodo Encouragement Award: (2 Silver)
Luke Tressler
Jason Lloyd