Tag: Martial arts

Video: OBA vs PLP Sumo Wrestling Match

Video: OBA vs PLP Sumo Wrestling Match

A political rivalry took to the ring today [Apr 18] as a Progressive Labour Party MP and One Bermuda Alliance Minister donned sumo wrestling suits and competed for a good cause. The Minister of Community, Culture & Sports Wayne Scott matched up against Opposition MP Lawrence Scott at the PHC Community Fun Day in Warwick. Both MPs represent Warwick,... Read more of this article

Politicians To Face Off In Sumo Wrestling Match

Politicians To Face Off In Sumo Wrestling Match

Political battles will be taken to a whole new level this Good Friday, with a Progressive Labour Party MP and One Bermuda Alliance Minister set to face off in a sumo wrestling match. The Minister of Community, Culture & Sports Wayne Scott will test his sumo skills against Opposition MP Lawrence Scott at the PHC Community Fun Day on Friday, April... Read more of this article

11 Videos: Fight Night Boxing & Kickboxing Action

11 Videos: Fight Night Boxing & Kickboxing Action

Teachers RFC held their Annual Fight Night on Saturday [April 5] at the Berkeley Institute gym, with crowds packing the gym to watch the boxing and kickboxing bouts. The title fight of the night saw Bermuda’s Jermal “Goofy” Woolridge thrill the home crowd by delivering a big win over his Canadian challenger Joey Brozovich. Brozovich, who... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: Teachers Rugby Fight Night XVI

Photo Set #2: Teachers Rugby Fight Night XVI

Teachers Rugby Football Club hosted their Annual Fight Night last night [Apr 5] at the Berkeley Institute gym. Dubbed Fight Night XVI: Relentless, the event featured several bouts, including both boxing and kickboxing.Governor George Fergusson and Premier Craig Cannonier joined ring announcer Alvin Harvey and the crowds as they packed the Berkeley... Read more of this article

Slideshow/Results: Teachers Rugby Fight Night

Slideshow/Results: Teachers Rugby Fight Night

[Updated with slideshow] Crowds packed the Berkeley Institute Gymnasium last night [Apr 5], as the Teachers Fight Night took place with some of the island’s top fighters taking centre stage. The night got underway with Kaelin Cox out of the Bermuda San Shou Association winning  over Anthony Williams from Controversy Boxing Gym, while the next... Read more of this article

Teachers RFC To Present Annual Fight Night

Teachers RFC To Present Annual Fight Night

Teachers RFC is getting set to present their Annual Fight Night on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the Berkeley Institute gym. Dubbed Fight Night XVI: Relentless, the event will feature several bouts, including both boxing and kickboxing. Bermuda’s World Wushu silver medalist Jermal Woolridge will challenge Canadian WXC Warrior Joey Brozovich in what... Read more of this article

Sensei Roots’ Invitational Shiai 19 Results

Sensei Roots’ Invitational Shiai 19 Results

41 competitors and an enthusiastic crown of parents, friends and martial arts fans celebrated Sensei Root’s Invitational Shiai yesterday [Feb 16] at Pembroke Sunday School. Forms grandchampions at the black belt level were Anthony Leader for men’s forms, Corey Outerbridge for mens weapons, and Talia Iris for women’s forms. Junior grandchampions... Read more of this article

Bermuda Martial Artists Place Well In Virginia

Bermuda Martial Artists Place Well In Virginia

A group of martial artists from Bermuda recently competed in Reston, Virginia, picking up a first, second and third place finish. The group was sponsored by Bermuda Karate Organization in recognition of their performance in local tournaments during 2013. Andrea McKey placed first in traditional weapons, second in open weapons and second in traditional... Read more of this article

Results: 5th Budo Cup Kumite Championships

Results: 5th Budo Cup Kumite Championships

The 5th Budo Cup Kumite Championships were held recently at the Somersfield Academy Gymnasium. Reuben Bean, President of Jiketsu Martial Productions hailed the tournament a huge success. “I am extremely pleased with the overall management and success of the 5th Budo Cup Kumite Championships,” said Mr Bean. “Consistent with our philosophy, we aim... Read more of this article

Video: Martial Arts Medal Winners Return Home

Video: Martial Arts Medal Winners Return Home

A gold, silver and bronze medal arrived back on the island last night [Dec 9] as Sentwali Woolridge, Jermal Woolridge, Khalid Pitcher and Garon Wilkinson all returned from competing in the 1st NORCECA Wushu Tournament in Mexico.Sentwali Woolridge captured gold, Jermal Woolridge captured silver, Pitcher captured bronze and Wilkinson finished 6th. Sentwali... Read more of this article