Sky’s the limit as Barnett is crowned Bristol Open champion


SKY Barnett of T-UK Stratford was crowned Bristol Open 2018 champion in the point sparring category.

The two-day competition is the UK’s largest kickboxing tournament, and attracts more than 1,500 competitors from 17 nations.

In the final, Barnett kept all of her composure and maintained the centre of the mat for most of the rounds, applying pressure with speed and precision to score more points than her opponent.

On the podium, she received a large winner’s trophy, winner’s t-shirt and a set of Top Ten Bristol Open sparring gloves.