Lexton Bates wins gold medal in Trinidad, next up Olympic qualifiers in Brazil

After three hard fought battles at the Trinidad National Boxing Tournament, Kombat Arts boxer Lexton Bates brought home the gold medal, winning the championship bout via first round TKO. The next step will be the Olympic qualifying tournament in Brazil for a spot in the 2012 summer Olympics in England. Congratulations Lexton!!!

Kombat goes 3-0 at HUF boxing event, covers Mississauga News

Kombat Arts boxer Rick Staggs held down the front page of The Mississauga News on Friday, showcasing a mean left hook in a bout he won by split decision. Fellow Kombat teammates Medhi Abidibi and Lexton Bates were also victorious on the card, hosted by HUF Gym on Thursday as part of the closing ceremonies for HUF’s annual free summer …

Lexton Wins Ringside Tourney!!!

I am so HAPPY for our boxing athlete Lexton Bates who represented the Kombat Arts at the Ringside Boxing Tournament, Kansas City, MO.  Awesome work Raf and all the sparring partners and pad holders.  It takes a a team to make a champ.  Here is a video of Lexton in the semi-finals.  Again, great work Lexton! jd [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YObt-rgMo0s]