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  1. VIDEO: Taekwondo tournament fills Memorial HallRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... martial arts tournament Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at Memorial Hall in Hutchinson. Josiah and Leighton are students at Karate Fitness in Hays. Impact Martial Arts students Lauren Penner, left, and Isabel Schmidt practice forms before the start of the ...

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  2. Karate is one of a kindRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | This is Local London

    Did you know that whilst karate seemed a pastime long gone in the Asian world, it was only recently introduced to the UK in the 1950s? Martial arts can be a conundrum to behold: whilst a punch to the chest can be as martial as one soldier defeating its opponent, the sequence of flying kicks and chops can flow as smoothly as the art of yoga and literal strokes of paint. What makes karate so unique is the therapeutic nature of such a sport where sweat and strain are concepts much unheard of in this context.

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  3. Tyron Woodley confident he can top Stephen Thompson againRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... said.. "Just got to go out there and fight like I normally do. Just let it all out, don't hold anything back." A karate-style fighter with a championship kickboxing pedigree, Thompson is known for a flashy array of leg kicks and an unorthodox ...

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  4. Vale wheelchair user becomes first female in Wales to achieve black belt in KarateRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Penarth Times

    Lisa 'Maddy' Thomson has become the first female wheelchair user in Wales to achieve black belt status in Karate. Picture: John O'Beirne A RESIDENT from Dinas Powys has become the first female wheelchair user in Wales to achieve black belt status in Karate after overcoming mobility issues.

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  5. Vale wheelchair user become first female in Wales to achieve black belt in KarateRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Penarth Times

    Lisa 'Maddy' Thomson has become the first female wheelchair user in Wales to achieve black belt status in Karate. Picture: John O'Beirne A RESIDENT from Dinas Powys has become the first female wheelchair user in Wales to achieve black belt status in Karate after overcoming mobility issues.

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  6. Bright Young Thing - Taihape karate kid at home in the dojoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Standard

    BRIGHT YOUNG THING : Erika Elers was in martial arts classes almost as soon as she could walk and is now filling up her walls with karate medals. "I've been doing it since I was three - both my parents had dojos [schools].

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  7. How to Teach Yourself the Basics of KarateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | WikiHow

    The philosophy behind karate is vast and complex. It stems from thousands of years of armed and unarmed combat.

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  8. A Girl On Steroids Wins Texas Girls Wrestling Title. This Is Supposed To Mean What?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | RedState

    ... 60% of the muscle mass of a male, Begg's victory had all the surprise factor of Kramer being the top fighter in his karate dojo: Don't get me wrong, the Texas law is correct. What is bizarre here is "parents" going along with the self-destructive ...

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  9. Martial arts schools 'a training ground for life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Daily News-Record

    In the parking lot after watching her cousin test for his orange belt in karate, five year old Hannah Dahl took off her shoes and tied them together by the shoestrings. Then she started swinging them around like a pair of nunchucks.

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  10. MMA sends mixed messages about violence in sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Boston.com

    ... image, or maybe because of it. In mixed martial arts, or MMA, fighters from different disciplines, such as judo, karate, jiu jitsu, and wrestling, face off against each other in a cage-enclosed ring. By sports standards, it's an infant. But it's ...

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  11. Jon Gover Looking for Knockout Against Jorge Cordoba at CageSport 44Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 25 | MMA Weekly

    ... he takes on Jorge Cordoba (5-4) in a main card 170-pound bout at CageSport 44 on Saturday in Everett, Wash. "He's a Karate guy," said Grover of Cordoba. "I expect him to stand up, and I like standing up, I'm more of a kickboxer, so I'm excited for ...

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  12. "I like coffee that kicks you in the face in the morning"Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 25 | The Big Apple

    ... coffee that kicks you in the face in the morning" is a one-line saying a coffee-lover might say. "I like coffee that Karate Kicks me in the face!" was posted on Twitter on September 14, 2012. "I like coffee that kicks you in the face in the morning" ...

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  13. SPORT-Karate-nats-Nechako.2.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Prince George Citizen

    Warren Grafton and Ashtin Callaghan of the Nechako Karate Club are competing at the national championships in Quebec City this weekend. - Citizen staff photo Warren Grafton and Ashtin Callaghan of the Nechako Karate Club are competing at the national championships in Quebec City this weekend.

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  14. Celtic captain Scott Brown says they are winding rivals upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Daily Mail

    ... foul by Inverness' Iain Vigurs two weeks ago was purely down to chance. The fact Kieran Tierney walked away from a karate kick by Motherwell's Ryan Bowman last Saturday was only down to the defender's leg not being planted at the moment of impact. ...

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  15. Someone made a Draymond Green 'Karate Basketball' video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | UPI

    The Warriors star is profiled in a game originally called: "Draymond Green's Shut Up And Slam Jam Karate Basketball." "Due to a scheduling error, the local rec center has been double booked for a charity basketball event and a karate championship! Luckily basketballers these days have the moves to please EVERYONE in attendance," the developer's website says.

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  16. Throwing pounches at me, my karate skills rescued me, I flogged them - GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Vanguard

    ... he was ready for a fight but I did not bulge. "He brought his hands near my eyes so I blocked it. I had learnt Karate years back. One of them threw a chair at me and they all rushed to fight me. I had to fight back in self-defence. "They could have ...

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  17. For high schoolers, rapper karate champ is cool teacherRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | Washington Times

    Calm, cool and confident, Shawnee Mission East High School teacher David Muhammad is among the most skilled martial artists in the world and the No.1 seed on this year's U.S. Karate team. But Muhammad , 32, knows he has a lot more going for him when it comes to connecting with high schoolers today.

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  18. Steven Adams dick-kick spawns Draymond Green video gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... as "NBA Jam meets Double Dragon", the just-released programme is entitled Draymond Green's Shut Up And Slam Jam Karate Basketball , an obvious reference to Green's overly aggressive on-court demeanour. "Due to a scheduling error, the local rec ...

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  19. Draymond Green video game highlights his groin-shot pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | YardBarker.com

    ... opponents. The story centers on how "the local rec center has been double booked for a charity basketball event and a karate championship." Given Green's habit of employing karate kick-like shots to opponents' groins, it makes sense to combine the ...

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  20. Yara Shahidi on Red-Carpet Activism & Joining Beyonce's New Ivy Park SquadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Billboard

    ... around set, and I'm someone who is basically Shakira in my room, so I'm constantly dancing. I'm also a black belt in Karate. Going to classes has been difficult these past couple years because of Black-ish, but I've been practicing at home with my ...

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