February 20, 2004
(Left): Joey Greenhalgh from Rhode Island competed in the Naska 5A World
Tour International Karate Championship at the Fairplex Saturday. Greenhalghs
specialty of weapons is the bow. He has been competing in karate competitions
for 10 years. He was sponsored for the Fairplex competition by team Straight
(Above): Chuck Norris, world renowned martial arts expert, attended the North American Sports Karate 5A World Tour International Championship held at the Fariplex. Norris, who came to watch U.S. Open of Karate promoter Mike Sawyer, had not attended a karate competition for many years.