Martial arts students come home with trophies

| December 21, 2015

mobile martial artsCOSHOCTON – Students from Mobile Martial Arts are pictured with their trophies from the 2015 UPMAC National Qualifier. Pictured from left in the back row are: Ryan Moses, Keyrah Brady, Kathy Carnes,  owner/instructor Jim Wilson, Sophia Darling, Izek Darling, Kasi Karr and in front from left are: Zander Brennemen, Kylie Roderick, Ellie Thompkins, Courtney Barnhart, and Cameron Callopy. Not pictured is owner/instructor Brad Birkhimer.

1781654_1060107270696275_1439177825_nThis was an open style tournament in which the students competed against several martial artists from various disciplines such as Kung Fu, Tang Soo Do, Taekwondo, and Karate to name a few.

12421396_1060107837362885_1705914569_nEleven students attended the tournament and they took trophies in sparring, breaking and grappling. Six of them were first place trophies.

12421771_1060107547362914_1012692812_nThis was only the second open tournament the students have competed in and the instructors could not be happier with their performance both in competition and the sportsmanship they demonstrated. 

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