AIisha top of her game

Airdrie & Coatbridge Advertiser - - Sports -

Top Air­drie taek­wondo young­ster Alisha Bur­ton has en­joyed suc­cess at freestyle karate and kick­box­ing .

The seven-year-old won her first kick­box­ing event in Ar­broath to claim the Open Cham­pion ti­tle for con­tin­u­ous spar­ri­ing.

She claimed the sec­ond place in the points cat­e­gory de­spite a knee in­jury.

She has been train­ing in Air­drie un­der Mas­ter Jim McLel­land and his son Sen­sei Jamie McLel­land - who is a world am­a­teur cham­pion in Kick­box­ing.

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