Friday, 11 November 2011 00:00
Amanda Feld of Massapequa Park has won the Black Belt Grand Championship for the 2010-2011 WKKL tournament season. Ms. Feld, who is a student at the American Black Belt Academy in Massapequa Park has been studying karate under the instruction of Tom LoVarco since she was 4 years old and has been featured on the Montel Williams Show.
The tournament circuit began in November of 2010 and ended in June 2011 and included events in New England, New York and Maryland. Upon completion Amanda held the number one position ahead of the Black Belt division. According to her instructor, Amanda competes in all divisions including sparring, forms, weapons, self-defense and breaking.
Amanda is a student at Farmingdale High School and is in the ninth grade. She plans on to continue competing and is looking to continued success.