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Harleen Kaur: Kicking down barriers

Harleen Kaur is keen to set a good example

By: Eastern Eye Staff

Teenage fighter Harleen Kaur is fast becoming a strong symbol of girl power. The award-winning 17-year-old has trained in martial arts for nearly 10 years, and enjoyed both national and international tournament success. The high-kicking girl, who was born in Leeds and grew up in Bradford, is also a 2nd Dan black belt in karate and is currently training in various fight disciplines including kickboxing. She has represented England and is an ambassador for a number of organisations including the Asian Sports Foundation. Harleen is currently balancing a fight career with completing her A-Levels at her high school Appleton Academy,…

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