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Lion’s Pride Martial Arts competes in TN

Lion’s Pride Martial Arts recently competed at the Tennessee State Championships, held in Nashville on Sept. 14. Two martial arts athletes competed in four categories: forms, weapons, sparring, and creative/musical/extreme forms. Kelsie Adams (10), left, and Landon Fortner (9), middle, are both members of the Lion’s Roar Competition Team. Within their divisions, Adams placed third in creative/musical/extreme forms, second in weapons, second in forms, and third in sparring. Fortner placed first in creative/musical/extreme forms, second in forms, second in weapons, and fourth in sparring. Adams and Fortner are pictured with Sa Ba Nim Brian Nutter, Owner and Head Instructor at Lion’s Pride.