| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Michelle Silva knows how to defend herself.
She’s been doing it all her life.
Most of the 18-year-old’s defense comes on the mat, where she’s on the fast track to compete in the 2016 Olympics in tae kwon do. She’s already...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Movies exist to give us an escape from reality.
For tae kwon do champion Tyler Kennedy-Woolridge, they introduced him to a career path.
"It all started when I was watching Bruce Lee movies with my mom," the 15-year-old Evanston Township High School...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 10:56 AM
The following Joe Goss Martial Arts students won trophies at the 39th C.S. Km Karate Tournament held May 4th, 2013 in Pittsburgh.
Front row: Jaelynn Lichtenfels, 3rd Sparring; Logan Peterson, 3rd Weapons; Garrett Kimmel, 1st Forms & Breaking, 2nd...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 2:44 AM
Martial artists representing gyms from throughout the Imperial and Coachella valleys, San Diego, Arizona and Baja California will be competing at the 22nd annual Four Valleys of the Sun Open Karate Championships this Sunday.
Competitors will range...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 12:10 AM
K.W. Karate/Tae Kwon Do Center held its 22nd annual Open Karate Tournament on Sunday at Southwest High School.
Clara Melendez, owner and grand master of K.W. Center, said she estimated there would be 350 competitors competing in Sunday’s open...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 10:41 PM
Not only did the K.W. Karate/Taekwondo Center host a successful 22nd annual Four Valleys of the Sun Karate Championships on Sunday in El Centro, but the center had plenty of winners as well.
“We did really well being we’re the host and half...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 9:44 PM
CAIRNBROOK — Brittany Berkey dished off 16 assists and Emily Spinelli had seven assists, 12 kills and four blocks to power Shade's 19-25, 25-19, 25-10, 22-25, 15-11 victory over Everett in varsity volleyball Monday.
Shade senior Brittany...
| May 14, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Empowering women with karate is Rake Theater & the Movement's mission in “Blessings.” The production asked women in videotaped interviews about the last time they felt strong. The videos were showcased on a black, brick wall -- and were...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 5:13 PM
A group of Burbank Community YMCA members is crying foul over decisions to curtail full-contact karate and boxing, while at the same time refusing to loosen policies to allow underprivileged, at-risk youth to participate without being members.
| Mar 9, 2013
| 12:27 AM
Seven young martial artists representing the Calexico-based Seiden Kai Studio took to the mats at last Sunday’s 2013 Arizona National Karate Tournament and National Qualifier in Phoenix, Ariz. Of those, three proved themselves worthy of going on...
| Jun 9, 2010
| 8:44 AM
Kids Karate Club Program
This exciting program is designed specifically to teach children martial arts, public safety, awareness, and respect while building self-esteem and confidence with a strong emphasis on family involvement.
Students will learn...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 12:54 PM
Clara Meléndez, entrenadora del K.W. Karate/Tae Kwon Do Center en El Centro, anuncia la edición 20 de su torneo arte-marcialista ‘Four Valleys of the Sun Karate Championships’ para este próximo sábado 19 de febrero.
Este evento arte-...