Old Collegian Wins Gold

Congratulations to Braemar College old Collegian, Tom Afonczenko who was the only Australian to win a gold medal in the senior section of the recent Australian Open Taekwondo Championships.

Screen Shot 2014-08-29 at 10.48.49 amThe Championships attracted Olympians and world class fighters from all over the wold.

Tom , who completed his education at Braemar College in 2012 says that weights training at Unified Fitness Systems is his favourite form of exercise.

He says, “The training is always challenging and I really feel like I’m achieving something each and every session.”

A stress fracture in his back in 2010 put Tom out of the sport for three months, but clearly didn’t dampen his enthusiasm for it.

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