Tag: Martial arts

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

Video & Photos: OBA vs PLP Sumo Wrestling

Video & Photos: OBA vs PLP Sumo Wrestling

[Updated with photos] 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... 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


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