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Buckley’s David Munden has been named the head coach of Team USA adult karate, which will compete in July 2022 at the Maccabiah Games in Israel. The Maccabiah Games, held every four years, are known as the Jewish Olympics and are said to be the third largest international multi-sport event in the world. Team USA …

Even if compared to its predecessors, The Karate Kid II | was a big box office disappointment in 1989, the film has since gained cult status, not least due to Thomas Griffith’s iconic performance as crafty businessman, Terry Silver. The Netflix series, Cobra Kai has been busy reintroducing the world of Karate kid and now, …

Some athletes who once competed for their homeland Iran are asking the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to investigate their allegations of abuse. Iran has a habit of treating female athletes inferior to their male counterparts, banning athletes from competing against Israel at international events, and threatening athletes involved in anti-government protests. Some athletes who fled …

SANDRA SANCHEZ (ESP), 39 years old Once dismissed as too old to compete at the highest level, the Spaniard will look to add Olympic gold to her many honors just one month away from her 40th birthday. She started practicing karate at age four alongside her older brother, rejecting the activity her parents chose for …

Maya Wasowicz was on her own when the last flicker of her Olympic dream died. The best karate fighters in the world were throwing punches in Paris to determine who would go to the Olympics. Wasowicz and her supporters all felt she should have been there too. Instead, she sat on a bed in her …

Sleeps max Max Beddow, 6th Dan Black Belt in Goju Ryu Karate, released Karate – A Deeper Look at Lockdown. The co-founder and chief instructor of Broseley-based Shropshire Goju Ryu Karate Academy began writing the book while being forced into self-isolation due to a coronavirus capture. After the isolation was over, Max continued to write …

It’s been a tumultuous time for everyone: the COVID-19 pandemic killed millions around the world while causing the postponement of almost all sporting, cultural events, concerts and the highly anticipated Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games. Lockdowns and social distancing have isolated people and distanced them from loved ones, while social unrest in the United States …

There are so many Tesla on the roads these days that it almost seems like if something interesting happens there is a TeslaCam recording somewhere. YouTube channel “Amanda” posted a savage video of a crazy street fight that obviously took place in Los Angeles. It appears that the event may have been the product of …

A still from the movie ‘The Karate Kid.’ (YouTube Movies) Hi-yes! Kicklines have always been a part of Broadway musicals, but what about circle kicks? Maybe it’s time for them to shine: The Karate Kid, the classic 1984 film, is in the process of being adapted into a musical and will be tested before Broadway …

Josh Quayhagen retained his karate fighting title, surviving a first-round knockdown to defeat Dionicio Gustavo. The bout served as the main event for the card on CBS Sports Network. He attributes his amazing willpower in part to a Rocky-esque training camp, which was forced upon him by Hurricane Laura having turned his gym into matches …