Six British National Champions for Evolution Martial Arts
Nesta Baxter won an impressive five National British Titles while Jake Peppercorn won the National British Title in his division. Chelsea Leggatt won 2 silvers, Talon Chambers won a Silver whilst Paige Stedman won two bronzes and Zac Baldry a further Bronze. All of the fighters fought outstandingly in their divisions. On Saturday 17th of February, it was the day of Light Contact and Kick Light in which Evolution Martial Arts had 6 competitors competing across both disciplines.
Nesta Baxter, 17, claimed the first British National Title in the Junior Female (16-18yrs) -60kg Light Continuous Category, retaining her title from the past two years in this age division. The division was full of good fighters and after making her way to the Final, Nesta came up against a very strong Welsh Fighter who is also part of Team GB. Nesta then went on to win her first Senior British National Title in the Senior Female Light Continuous -60kg. After beating a strong Scottish Fighter in a tough Semi Final Nesta then went on to fight and win in the Final against a Welsh Fighter. Nesta Baxter claimed her 3rd and 4th British National Titles of the Day and 2018 in the Junior (16-18yrs) and Senior Kick Light -60kg Divisions. This is a very good start to Nesta’s Final year as a junior where she is now looking to fight on the Great Britain Team for the 6th year running.