North Okaloosa Martial arts students earn promotions and belts

Published: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 05:44 PM.

Each Hapkido tester collaborated with a student of similar size and ability to demonstrate joint locks, takedowns and throws.

Barbara Wimberley demonstrated wristlocks, shoulder locks, arm bars, leg reaps and overhead throws.

“Seeing a woman bounce around a man more than twice her weight is always a crowd pleaser,” Thomas Gordon, the school’s owner and instructor, said.

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