Tag: Martial arts

Video: Medal Winning Wushu Team Returns

Video: Medal Winning Wushu Team Returns

Bermuda’s National Wushu Team returned home last night [Sept 11], following an outstanding showing at the tenth Pan American Wushu Championships in Costa Rica, which saw the team capture five medals, including three gold.Reyel Bowen, Sentwali Woolridge, and Jermal Woolridge all won gold medals, while Talia Iris captured a silver medal, and Khalid... Read more of this article

Video: Sentwali Woolridge vs Brazilian Fighter

Video: Sentwali Woolridge vs Brazilian Fighter

The video of Sentwali Woolridge’s gold medal winning fight at the 2014 Pan American Wushu Championships in Costa Rica has surfaced online, showing Woolridge defeating his Brazilian opponent to capture the gold medal. Woolridge was one of five Bermuda fighters to medal at the event, with Reyel Bowen and Jermal Woolridge also winning gold, Talia... Read more of this article

Bermuda Win Five Medals In Costa Rica

Bermuda Win Five Medals In Costa Rica

[Updated] Bermuda’s National Wushu Team will arrive back on the island with a total of five medals after having made a strong showing at the 10th Pan American Wushu Championships in Costa Rica. Reyel Bowen and Jermal Woolridge both won gold medals, and Sentwali Woolridge also captured a gold medal when he defeated Marcus Sehatin from Brazil. Talia... Read more of this article

SanShou Fighters Ready For Costa Rica

SanShou Fighters Ready For Costa Rica

The Bermuda SanShou Association’s seven fighters, each getting set to attend the 10th Pan American Wushu Championships in Costa Rica, have completed their final training session. The Bermuda men’s team consists of Samir Furqan, Sentwali Woolridge, Khalid Pitcher, Reyel Bowen, Jermal Woolridge, and Garon Wilkinson, while Talia Iris is the lone female... Read more of this article

Fighters To Attend World Wushu Championships

Fighters To Attend World Wushu Championships

The Bermuda SanShou Association will have seven fighters attending the 10th Pan American Wushu Championships in Costa Rica. The Bermuda Men’s team consist of Samir Furqan, Sentwali Woolridge, Khalid Pitcher, Reyel Bowen, Jermal Woolridge and Garon Wilkinson, while Talia Iris is the lone female competitor. The 10th Pan American Wushu Championships... Read more of this article

Bermuda Karate Organization Latest Rankings

Bermuda Karate Organization Latest Rankings

Following the recent Lepercq Memorial Tournament, the Bermuda Karate Organization has released the names of top ranked competitors for its three events so far this year. The full list follow below:Junior boys: Jahzion Lugo forms, weapon and sparringJunior girls: Ryley Mason forms, weapon vacant, sparring Princess BattersbeeAdult men: Kent Bean... Read more of this article

2014 Lepercq Memorial Martial Arts Results

2014 Lepercq Memorial Martial Arts Results

The 14th Lepercq Memorial Tournament held this weekend at Pembroke Sunday School, with athletes competing in forms, sparring and weapons. Jahzion Lugo scores with a sidekick to Zakai Bean on his way to an 8/0 win Consistent competitor Jasmine Renfroe received a $1000 scholarship towards university starting in September from Bermuda Karate Organization... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Champion Taekwondo Opens

Photos & Video: Champion Taekwondo Opens

Providing the public with the opportunity to get fit, stay limber, and learn self-defense tactics, Champion Taekwondo in St. George’s ranks as the island’s first elite taekwondo training centre. Run by Master Edmond Johnson, a fifth degree black belt in the art of moosooldo taekwondo, Champion Taekwondo offers classes for both children and... Read more of this article

Bermuda Karate Organization Latest Rankings

Bermuda Karate Organization Latest Rankings

Following the recent Bermuda Open Karate Championships, the Bermuda Karate Organization has released the top rated competitors based on points accumulated from that event and Sensei Root’s Shiai in February. In the Juniors Forms, Jahzion Lugo is ranked as the Male Leader, while Ryley Mason is the Female Leader. Jahrien Lugo is the Female Weapons Leader,... Read more of this article

Bermuda Open Karate Championships Results

Bermuda Open Karate Championships Results

The Bermuda Open Karate Championships celebrated its 32nd edition today [Apr 27] at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess Hotel. The black belt men’s open and weapons forms categories were extremely close, with winner Kaelin Cox taking the grandchampionship over Jonathan Lugo, the over 40 gold medalist. Kaelin was also third in weapons behind Kent Bean... Read more of this article


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