"Walk the Walk!"

A Salute to The First Ever
National Tournament Champions

The Class of 1999
IKF/RINGSIDE USA National Amateur Champions.

You Started The WALK For ALL OF US!

So what's it take to host a
USA National Amateur Tournament?
Well, to start with, how about
40 IKF National Title Belts at $165.00 each.
This event was FIRST CLASS!

Dan Rawlings
after his victory with his
Champion Award Gloves from
RINGSIDE and Title Belt.

U.S. A.
National Amateur Tournament

Kevin Miller
of Illinois.

A special thanks to Tournament host
Mick Doyle (L) followed by Steve Fossum,
Referee Dan Stell, Trainer Marshall Hamel, Official Brooks Mason,
Trainer & Fighter Ricardo Sanders, & Trainer Duke Roufus.

IKF World Referee
Dan Stell (L)
has his hands full with Special Guest
at the Nationals, former NHB fighter and now
Pro Wrestler
Mick Tierney
"The Irish Assassin"

IKF MuayThai Referee Fred Fitzgerald (C) raises the hand of Dan Rawlings (L) of Euclid Ohio, USA after Rawlings defeated Chris Brammer (R, Omaha, Nebraska, USA) by TKO at 1:56 of the first round to win the 1999 IKF/RINGSIDE National Amateur Super Lightweight MuayThai Title.

Two Champions take a moment for the camera after their victories in the 1999 Tournament. David Pareja, (L) Full Contact Rules Light Heavyweight Champion of Flossmoor, Illinois, USA and Tim Mazurkiewicz (R) Full Contact Rules Heavyweight Champion of Beloit, Wisconsin, USA

Posing before their bouts:
Lisa Morrison
(L) of San Diego California
won her Woman's MuayThai Rules Super Lightweight Division Title by split decision 30-27, 28-29, 30-27, over Sarah Baker of St. Paul Minnesota.
Angela Rivera
(Eventually Angie Parr PHOTO )
(R) of Hespeira California
won her Woman's MTR Flyweight title by TKO at 1:09 of round 1 over Deb Davey of Dixon Illinois. Their trainer
Jim VanOver
of Two Tiger Gym shares the spotlight with them.

IKF referee Dan Stell raises the hand of David Pareja, (R) of Flossmoor, Illinois, USA. Pareja defeated Robert Carlton (L) of Arlington, Texas by unanimous decision 29-28, 30-27, 30-27 to capture the Full Contact Rules Light Heavyweight Title

IKF referee Dan Stell raises the hand of
Kevin Miller
of Chicago, Illinois, USA. In one of the best bouts of the tournament, Miller defeated Scott Akins (L) of Memphis Tennessee by Split Decision, 29-28, 28-29, 30-28 to capture the Full Contact Rules Super Welterweight Title.

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