Green River Star -

By Lillian Palmer
Staff Writer 

Karate students compete in tourney


Star photo by Lillian Palmer

ason Mandros performs his form in front of judges Saturday during the 27th annual Pineda's Kenpo Karate interschool tournament.

Hours, days and years of practice, memorization and sweat culminate up to the few moments a martial-arts student presents their skills in front of three judges.

For a form presentation, the student walks up to the judges, presents themselves, bows and begins their chosen technique. Every movement counts, every angle of the feet, arms and body. The student bows again, returns to their place and waits for their score.

Martial arts students from Green River, along with other area students and three martial arts schools from Utah competed in the invitation-only inter school tournament hosted...

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