An observance of World Tai Chi Day will be held on Saturday at the Eckhart Public Library, 603 S. Jackson St., Auburn.
Labuan 'karatekas' chopped and kicked their way to six gold medals at the just-concluded Kota Kinabalu Karate Open Championship 2018 in SM Lok Yuk Hall. The squad also bagged four silver and seven bronze medals to finish in second place overall in the three-day event, beginning April 20. The event was participated by 650 participants from Labuan, Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei, Philippines, India, Bangladesh and Indonesia.
Forever associated with his iconic Karate Kid character Daniel LaRusso, Ralph Macchio is all grown up and back in the dojo with YouTube Red 's new comedy series, Cobra Kai . Set 30 years after the memorable events of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament, the series follows Karate Kid antagonist Johnny Lawrence , setting out to reopen the Cobra Kai dojo, and finding himself butting heads with LaRusso once again.
On the Asian subcontinent, Indian girls are learning self-defense techniques to protect themselves from predatory males. Sadly, though India may imagine itself as a modern society with sparkly tech businesses, it's still the bad old days for women and girls, as described in my 2007 Vdare.com article: Dogs, Frogs and Dalits: The Indian Model Minority Has A Dark Side .
After gaining weight on hormone therapy, the Mastic woman joined a kickboxing class where her daughter was taking karate lessons. Dawn Fitch, 49, of Mastic, at left in April 2017 when she weighed approximately 156 pound, and after her 40-pound weight loss.