Black belts in jiujitsu, karate, taekwondo-these might not be the first accolades that come to mind when picking your next chiropractor. Yet for Dr. Anthony Britton of Britton Chiropractic, it was this very zeal for martial arts that became the impetus he needed to open his own clinic in Arcadia in 2014.
Jan. 25: Enthusiastic young karatekas from across Bengal came under the spotlight at the third annual Alsoc West Bengal Inter-School Karate championship 2017, in association with TTIS , 91.9 Friends FM and All India Seishinkai Shito-ryu Karate-Do Federation. More than 1,100 students from 120 state schools took part in the competition hosted by Alsoc , held on the primary section campus of St. Xavier's Collegiate School.
FOR most of us, watching Uma Thurman take on all of the 'Crazy 88' in Quentin Tarantino's iconic martial arts film Kill Bill would seem pure fantasy, but for Brazilian martial arts legend Francisco Filhoa it might seem entirely possible. FOR most of us, watching Uma Thurman take on all of the 'Crazy 88' in Quentin Tarantino's iconic martial arts film Kill Bill would seem pure fantasy, but for Brazilian martial arts legend Francisco Filhoa it might seem entirely possible.
Guest at Wednesday's Kickstart Kids event, held at the River Oaks home of Alice and Keith Mosing , got a real kick out of the evening. The event, which featured a “Chinese New Year” theme in honor of the upcoming holiday on January 28, boasted a rousing performance by a troupe of Chinese dancers, dressed in traditional dragon dance garb, who moved throughout the house and guided guests to the backyard where a group of students from Kickstart Kids gave karate demonstrations.
Police brought up concerns over boxing matches being held in the Beancross Hotel but the owners claimed they had no plans to hold any such events. At a meeting of Falkirk Council's licensing board last week, representatives of the Hannigan Hotels-owned Beancross Hotel, in West Beancross, Polmont, put forward a proposal to vary the establishment's premises licence so it could change its opening hours on a Sunday from 12.30pm to 11am.
The 20-year-old has become a fan favourite in the world's premier fight promotion thanks to his comically squeaky-clean demeanour. After a failed outing at welterweight against Mickey Gall last time out, the 8-2 fighter has moved back down to lightweight a fearsome prospect with his undeniable power.