On March 24 Fernie hosted the first WKC southern BC Provincial Open championships in association with Teck.

The event was a millionaire with competitors from all over including Smithers, Calgary, Cranbrook, Sparwood, Creston and naturally Fernie. With over 90 competitions, Hosts Fernie fighting techniques was absolutely over the moon with the response from all styles including Kickboxing, Tae Kwon does, Arnis, Kung fu, Shotokan, Muay thai, And karate.

this was open to all clubs, groups and styles of fighting. competitors who placed were invited to compete in the WKC (World Karate/Kickboxing local authority or council) National titles cheap wholesale jerseys
in Montreal in May.

Fernie Martial arts plan to congratulate all its competitors who all placed winning Samurai Swords as prizes instead of trophies. The club won a total authentic jerseys wholesale
of over 30 swords including point fighting and continuing fighting divisions. Even authentic jerseys wholesale
though Fernie Martial Arts has only been operating since November they were able to compete with fighters who have been training for quite some time.

Ruth Ann Juneau, 8, Was very impressive on the day, Taking the provincial title in continuous fighting and also a second in point fighting in the under 30kg division beating a seasoned competitor in the final who was aged 10 and who has been competing for many years.

aside from that Emmanuel Juneau, Ronan La Fortune and Declan la Fortune all placed in the Provincial categorizations, while doing so taking home several swords in the intermediate sections.

Also in the beginner cells, First time suppliers Zeth Ellis, Mikayla Clifford, Maria Juneau and Jonah Juneau all made it to the finals of the beginner fighting categories.

Fernie Martial Arts select to thank its major Sponsors Teck and also East Kootenay Security Services for their contributions, Making the event possible and allowing the competitors to take home some spectacular Samurai Swords.