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Legitsu To Host “Embrace Protect & Connect”

Legitsu To Host “Embrace Protect & Connect”

Legitsu Academy is getting set to host “Embrace Protect & Connect” on Saturday, February 15th from 4.30pm to 6.00pm. The event poster says, “Bring anyone you love and share the gift of movement through self defence, acro yoga and Thai massage. “Saturday, February 15th from 4.30pm to 6.00pm at Legitsu Academy, [Old Berkeley School/ Cultural... Read more of this article

Andrea Cahill Wins Medals In NYC Tournament

Andrea Cahill Wins Medals In NYC Tournament

Legitsu Academy student Andrea Cahill won five of six matches this past weekend at a tournament in Manhattan, winning a gold medal in submission wrestling and a silver medal in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. A spokesperson said, “Andrea Cahill, a chartered accountant with a busy career and a student at Legitsu Academy, a Brazilian jiu-jitsu gym located... Read more of this article

Martial Artists Win Medals In Virginia

Martial Artists Win Medals In Virginia

Martial artists from Bermuda won multiple medals at John Chung’s World Cup of Martial Arts event in Virginia. on January 18 and January 19. A spokesperson said, “Mr Chung was celebrating 50 years of his martial arts career and team leader Andrea McKey presented him with a plaque from the Bermuda Karate Organization acknowledging this milestone... Read more of this article

Latest Bermuda Karate Organization Rankings

Latest Bermuda Karate Organization Rankings

Following the 32nd Skippy Kick on November 3, the top rated competitors for BKO events in 2019 have been finalized, and are listed below in a descending order. Junior boysKentaro Bean Davonte Richardson Lucas Frias Dakhari Bailey Will SpriggsJunior girlsCallahj Simons Fancie Bowens-Tucker Ja’eiyah Johnston Seri Fisher Milahn PowellMenKent... Read more of this article

Results: Skippy Kick Martial Arts Tournament

Results: Skippy Kick Martial Arts Tournament

A Skippy Kick martial arts tournament was held yesterday [Nov 3], with winners emerging in a number of categories. A spokesperson said, “Competitors at the Skippy Kick martial arts tournament were concentrated in the junior forms divisions, which were quite competitive. There was one triple crown winner, Will Spriggs, who placed first in forms,... Read more of this article

Dragon Warrior Obstacle Challenge On Oct 27

Dragon Warrior Obstacle Challenge On Oct 27

Little Tigers Martial Arts is getting set to host the Dragon Warrior Obstacle Challenge [DWOC] on Sunday, October 27 from 1.00pm to 5.00pm in the Warwick Academy gym. A spokesperson said, “All 5 to 12-year-olds are invited to master the Dragon Warrior Obstacle Challenge on Sunday, October 27 from 1.00pm to 5.00pm in Warwick Academy’s gym. The DWOC... Read more of this article

Fight City Represents Bermuda In Tournament

Fight City Represents Bermuda In Tournament

On Saturday October 12th Fight City Bermuda represented the Bermuda Amateur Muay Thai Association in the 4th Annual Revgear Tournament of Champions held in Des Moines, Iowa. Back Row Left to Right – Frank Wells [TMIT, NJ], Keron Lee [FCMT], Malcolm Hill [TMIT, NJ], Nikki Stoudt [FCMT], Jay Astwood [FCMT], Nathan Amaral [FCMT], Ashley Aitkin [FCMT]... Read more of this article

Bermuda Karate Organization Updates Ratings

Bermuda Karate Organization Updates Ratings

Following the Lepercq Memorial BKO has updated its ratings of local competitors, with the following accumulating more than 12 points: Junior boys:Kentaro Bean 22 Dakhari Bailey 16 Davonte Richardson 16Junior girls:Callahj Simons 24 Ja’eiyah Johnston 22 Fancie Bowens-Tucker 21 Milahn Powell 16Senior men:Kent Bean 28 Charles Ndaiye 19Senior... Read more of this article

Lepercq Memorial Martial Arts Tournament Held

Lepercq Memorial Martial Arts Tournament Held

Eight competitors turned up to celebrate the 19th edition of the Lepercq Memorial karate tournament at the Hamilton Princess Hotel this weekend. The one active match up between Suzanne Ericsson and Andrea McKey gave a close 2/1 win to Ms. Ericsson. Entrants who gained performance medals in forms were Andrea Mckey for weapons, Charles Ndaiye for forms... Read more of this article

Edmond Johnson Offers Training In St Vincent

Edmond Johnson Offers Training In St Vincent

Bermudian fifth degree black belt Master Edmund Johnson recently engaged in training sessions with members of the Dolphin Taekwondo club in St. Vincent. A story at Searchlight.vc said, “Six Vincentians have moved up in rank and are now all holders of varying degrees of black belts in Taekwondo. “For the past week, members of the Dolphin Taekwondo... Read more of this article

Andrea McKey 1st In Traditional Kata In Maryland

Andrea McKey 1st In Traditional Kata In Maryland

Andrea McKey recently competed in the US Capitol Classic and China Open placing 1st in traditional kata, 2nd in traditional weapons and 3rd in creative weapons. Ms. McKey said, “I, along with my grandson Massanda Vaughans, travelled to National Harbor, Maryland for the US Capitol Classic and China Open this past weekend. He came 5th in traditional... Read more of this article

Aries Fighting Championships This Saturday

Aries Fighting Championships This Saturday

Aries Sports Center, in partnership with the Bermuda Wanshou Association, will hold the first annual Aries Fighting Championships on Saturday, July 20. A spokesperson said, “The event will consist of an day time family fun day, followed by a fight night of edge of the seat entertainment featuring Bermuda’s best youth and adult Chinese kickboxing... Read more of this article

Iris Wins Medals At Kung Fu Championships

Iris Wins Medals At Kung Fu Championships

The third Pan American Kung Fu Championships in San Jose, California recently came to an end for members of the Bermuda Sanshou Association. At the conclusion of the competition, Bermuda picked up two gold medals and five silver medals. Adding to the opening day gold medal count was Talia Iris, who won the Women’s Taiji Open Hand before going on to... Read more of this article