A BUSY season for the North West Shotokan Karate Club saw fourteen students selected to represent Ireland, as part of the Irish Shotokan Karate Union, at the WUKF European Karate Championships in Sheffield.
STRABANE kickboxing champion Ciaran Boyle has described winning the All-Ireland title as a career pinnacle.
Strabane Karate Club Ventures II attended the Northern Ireland’ first annual open Karate competition and came away with a haul of prizes.
STRABANE Shotokan Karate Club will be competing on several international fronts over the coming weeks.
STRABANE Irish kickboxing champion Ciaran Boyle says he will be targeting a quick knockout in his upcoming fight for the British title.
Ventures II senior instructor Tom Brennan travelled to Bristol to attend a grading event. Almost all gradings attended by Sensai Tom in the past few years have been to support, instruct and encourage his pupils on their journey to Dan grade.
STRABANE MMA contender Denis Perry is only two fights away from a shot at the big time in Las Vegas.
STRABANE kickboxer Ciaran Boyle will be back in action next month, vying for the biggest title of his career.
Boyle (34) heads for Galway on September 21 and the Five Nations Full Contact Kickboxing Championship.
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