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9-Year-Old Errin Cann Impresses In Wushu

9-Year-Old Errin Cann Impresses In Wushu

[Written by Stephen Wright] Errin Cann is at the “front of the pack” of Bermuda’s wushu athletes hoping to qualify for the Youth Olympics in Dakar, Senegal, in 2026. Garon Wilkinson, the Bermuda Sanshou [Wushu] Association president, said it would be a significant achievement for a Bermudian to compete at the Youth Olympics in wushu, which will... Read more of this article

Photos & Results: Budo Cup Karate Tournament

Photos & Results: Budo Cup Karate Tournament

On Saturday, December 18th, and Sunday, December 19, 2021, local martial artists came together to compete at the 13th annual BudoCup Karate tournament. A spokesperson said, “In addition to the competition local instructors and youth athletes took part in Kumite seminars organized by the Bermuda Karate Federation and conducted by international... Read more of this article

Cox & Cann Win At Phoenix Wushu Nationals

Cox & Cann Win At Phoenix Wushu Nationals

Members of the Bermuda SanShou Association once again competed in the Phoenix Wushu Nationals in Phoenix, Arizona, with Kaelin Cox, 9-year-old Errin Cann, and 15-year-old Kallan Todd all in action. Cox won the Men’s Traditional Nan Quan Southern Fist title, Cann won the Jianshu Straight Sword Class and finished in 2nd place Changquan Longfist... Read more of this article

Open Mat Athletes Win Medals In Las Vegas

Open Mat Athletes Win Medals In Las Vegas

Open Mat Bermuda [Jiu Jitsu Academy] raked in the medals after representing Bermuda in an International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Federation [IBJJF] tournament held in Las Vegas. Four competitors took to the mats during the four day, Single-Elimination event, which attracted thousands of international participants. Ryce Lima fought her way through the brackets,... Read more of this article

Dominique Brown Shines In Championships

Dominique Brown Shines In Championships

Dominique Brown recently competed in the Amateur Organization of Karate [AOK] 2021 State Virtual Championships. Brown claimed four wins and a second-place finish in the event. The martial artist won the 12 – 17 Virtual Forms Traditional Adv/BB Mixed Division and the 12 – 17 Virtual Self Defense Adv/Black Belt Mixed Division. During the 12 – 17... Read more of this article

Photos: 2021 Shotocup Kata Classic Event

Photos: 2021 Shotocup Kata Classic Event

On Sunday November 14th, local martial artists came together to compete at the 2nd annual ShotoCup Kata Classic.  The event was held at the Whitney Institute Auditorium and featured 22 categories of competition including Youth Kata, Black Belt Kata and Kabudo. The event showcased Karateka ranging in age from 5 to 58 years old, and the day began with... Read more of this article

Muay Thai Fighter Ashton Bell Wins In Iowa

Muay Thai Fighter Ashton Bell Wins In Iowa

[Written by Stephen Wright] When the Covid-19 pandemic began wreaking havoc on the domestic football schedule, Ashton Bell knew he had to find another outlet to channel his competitive energies. The Robin Hood defender, who had dipped his toe in Muay Thai as a hobbyist, training at Fight City Muay Thai and Fitness in Hamilton, decided to take the plunge... Read more of this article

Brown Dominates True Force Championships

Brown Dominates True Force Championships

Dominique Brown competed in the True Force Global Internationals Karate Tournament Championships [AOK] which was an in-person & virtual competition, capturing 6 titles in all competitions on the day. Brown finished 1st in the Virtual Forms – Traditional 12 – 17 Advance Black Belt Mixed Division, and also won the Virtual Self Defense – Traditional... Read more of this article

Bermuda Triangle Championships Held Virtually

Bermuda Triangle Championships Held Virtually

Tabata-Ha Shotokan Karate-Do Bermuda held the Bermuda Triangle Championships virtually this weekend, with 52 competitors from the United States and Bermuda competing in 38 divisions. A spokesperson said, “Tabata-Ha Shotokan Karate-Do Bermuda held the Bermuda Triangle Championships virtually. We had 38 divisions with 52 competitors from all over... Read more of this article

Brown Dominates Kaizen Open Championships

Brown Dominates Kaizen Open Championships

Dominique Brown recently competed in the Kaizen Open Martial Arts Championships [AOK], staged as an in-person and virtual competition. Brown captured seven titles in all. She finished first in the Virtual Forms – Traditional 12 – 17 Advance Black Belt Mixed Division, and also won the Virtual Self Defense – Traditional 12 – 17 Advance Black Belt... Read more of this article

12 Athletes Participate In Kungfu Tournament

12 Athletes Participate In Kungfu Tournament

Twelve Bermuda athletes participated in the 2021 International Kungfu Taiji Online Tournament last month. A spokesperson said, “Twelve Bermuda athletes participated in the 2021 International Kungfu Taiji Online Tournament last month. The event was sanctioned by the Pan American Wushu Federation [PAWF] and United States of America Wushu-Kungfu Federations,... Read more of this article

Brown Wins Multiple Championship Medals

Brown Wins Multiple Championship Medals

Dominique Brown recently competed in the Mind Body Soul [AOK] Championships, winning a total of four gold medals and one silver medal in the event. Brown won the Virtual Self Defense 12-17 Advance/Black Mixed Division gold medal and the 12-17 Advance/Black Mixed Weapons – Creative Division. She also captured the 12-17 Advance/Black Mixed Weapons –... Read more of this article

Photos: Fight City Team Claim 8 Wins In Iowa

Photos: Fight City Team Claim 8 Wins In Iowa

Fight City Muay Thai and Fitness recently represented Bermuda in the TBA Classic Muay Thai World Expo in Des Moines, Iowa claiming an impressive total of eight wins, while  Chuck Morgan claimed a championship belt. A spokesperson said, “Every year in Des Moines, Iowa, an event happens that draws over 1,000 Muay Thai fighters. It is the largest... Read more of this article