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Fighting in a man’s sport

Originally published in FUSE Magazine, February 2011 Bianca Elmir Is Fighting in a Man’s Sport. Kickboxing isn’t a sport one often associates with women and 2012 will be the first year women are allowed to compete in it the Olympics. Yet, one Canberran hasn’t been deterred by the male dominance of the game. Bianca Elmir … Continue reading

Punch him in the ring

Originally published in FUSE, February 2011.  The scene is set. A group of young, sweaty, beaten men, stand in a dark, damp basement. The sound of dripping water pulsates through air. Brad Pitt addresses the crowd. “The first rule of fight club”, he says “is that no one talks about fight club”. “The second rule … Continue reading