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Kasra Mehdipournejad, international taekwondo champion, explains specific points about world competitions in this area. He has won many medals in recent years and won many honors in this field, such as winning five medals in 2018 and two medals in 2019 in international competitions. He has a special reputation and position in international and global …

A local man has reached one of the highest peaks in his profession. On November 5, 2021, Athens resident Moises Contreras earned an 8th degree black belt in taekwondo, earning grandmaster status. Contreras, owner of the Contreras Martial Arts Academy on Decatur Pike in Athens, has been training taekwondo for 36 years and is mentored …

Sharjah 24: The Sharjah Taekwondo champions managed to retain the title of the UAE Open Taekwondo Championship, Men’s category and were crowned champions for the fifth time in a row, in the championship organized by Ittihad Kalba Club. Sharjah club champions were able to secure 10 colorful medals, including 6 gold, 3 silver and 1 …

Pita Taufatofua, an unofficial ambassador known for showing off his buff, oiled chest during the opening ceremonies of the Olympics, asked for help after an undersea volcano erupted that triggered a tsunami that hit his native island nation of Tonga. The three-time Olympian, who lives in Australia, set up a GoFundMe account which raised more …

A BARRHEAD sports club delivered a knockout performance after four of its students broke barriers to achieve the highest belt color in two forms of martial arts. Lauren Kee, 14, and Jack Walker, 21, overcame a grueling process that included a ranking day at I-Kick Martial Arts to earn first- and second-dan black belts in …

Master John Gill is also a multiple world champion in self-defense. and teaches at his schools in California and Oregon, where he offers virtual teaching workshops around the world (via Zoom). He also offers instructional videos on his YouTube channel “John Gill Self Defense”. Los Angeles, United States – January 13, 2022 – World Champion …

NEW BEDFORD – Few 14-year-olds can claim to have a black belt in taekwondo and have traveled to Mexico to train with the national Olympic team. On December 26, Michael Lewis was privileged to have this chance when his teacher, Jong-hyun Yi, took him and six other top-ranked Evolution Martial Arts students to Westborough for …

TAOS – Former Taos doctor and surgeon Dr Stephen Cetrulo died at his Taos County home on New Years Day from cardiac arrest, family members have said. He was 79 years old. Cetrulo was a general surgeon for 55 years and was well known in the Taos community. He has spent most of his career …

Faced with the increase in the number of COVID-19 cases, some programs for young people in PEI prepare for the financial impact of ongoing health restrictions. Currently, indoor sports and recreation are suspended for Island children under 12, practice has been suspended for those over 12, and fitness facilities are operating at 50% capacity. This …

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Three independent directors have been consolidated for the board of directors of USA Triathlon with the appointment of Felix Stellmaszek (San Francisco, California) and the reappointment of Henry J. Brandon III (Los Angeles, California) and Monica Paul (Dallas, Texas ), the National Board of Directors announced today. The terms of the …