I know Emily from the markets. We worked across from one another for a couple of years and usually closed down the opposing stalls on lazy Sunday afternoons. We would often chat and I knew that she drummed. I also knew that she trained. But I didn’t know she kicked ass. The first time I saw her fight was at the Coburg town hall. I’m pretty sure she kicked someone’s head out of the ring, but I can’t be sure. Regardless of whether or not she killed that opponent she was steadily moving up in the kickboxing world. To my surprise she was going to be fighting for the Australian amateur boxing championship. I had heard about her one amateur boxing bout from my housemate who works with her and trains at the same gym. I’ll let her explain it in her words. Read the rest of this entry
Every so often here at the X-Ray Spectator we’ll have guest posters. The following is the first. It is an interview conducted by our no 1 ace reporter on the street, E.
Interview with M of street punk superstars THE FREEBOOTERS and BLACK ROSE MARTIAL ARTS, part of the WHITECHAPEL ANARCHIST GROUP in London.
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