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Violet Brown

Violet started practicing karate in 1988 with the Northern Ireland Karate-do Wado-kai, training under Oliver Brunton.

She is Treasurer of the Northern Ireland Karate Board.

In June 2008 Violet qualified as a kumite referee with the European Karate Federation, and is Ireland's only female international official.