Members of Kimio Nelson's Fighting Tigers Martial Arts will participate in a Relay for Life Kick-A-Thon from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 15. Proceeds from the event will go to help fight cancer through Relay For Life. Each junior participating student will have a goal of throwing 1,000 kicks, and Tiger Cubs 500 kicks, with pledge donors giving a certain amount per kick or a flat amount. To sponsor, participate, help or donate, contact Kimio Nelson at 723-2358 or 688-7441. The day will include games, prizes for the top three students and a pizza party afterwards. Donation checks can be made out to Relay for Life Kick-A-Thon and mailed to Fighting Tigers Martial Arts, c/o Relay for Life Kick-A-Thon, 20974 Pa. Ave W., Warren.
Kick-a-thon June 15
Students are pictured practicing for the event, from left, Alex Smith, Josh Chimenti, Shawn Merritt, Aaron Flasher and Teagan Gray, and will contact friends for pledges or donations.