World TKA Takes Home Medals From Sarasota

The sparring tournament team from the World Tae Kwon Do Center in Lake Worth competed at the Red Tiger Martial Arts 2015 Tae Kwon Do Grand Prix VIII, held Sept. 26. Under the coaching leadership of Master Luciano Cesario, six students ages 6 to 11 were among the 150 amateur athletes at the Robarts Arena in Sarasota. The tournament featured competitive martial arts and demonstrations in a variety of categories, from full-contact sparring matches to weapons. The sparring team won a total of six medals, three gold and three silver, during fierce fighting. Shown here are: (front row) Aidan Monath, Carlos Villa, Will Moffett and Nick Miller; and (back row) Nico Maldonado, Master Luciano Cesario and Lily Landstrom.