Beaufort Karate Center presents “The Gathering: Battle of the Lowcountry 2012” on June 30 at the Charles “Lind” Brown Activity Center, 1001 Hamar St. The tournament is a gathering of many Masters and Grand Masters who keep the true Spirit of the Warrior alive for the next generation. All disciplines are welcome, and Grand Master Victor Moore will be a special guest. This event demonstrating martial skill and dedication will have six divisions: Sparring, Empty Hand Kata, Weapons Kata, Padded Sword Fighting, Breaking, Self Defense, and Ground Submission Kumite (Rendori). Registration starts at 9 a.m., tournament at 10 a.m. Tickets are $10 each, children under 4 free. For more information, contact Al Yisrael Shihan at Beaufort Karate Center, 843-476-2328/6254.
Above: Hilton Head Island quarterback Jaylen Sneed gets overpowered by Beaufort’s Alvin