Brandon brothers become kickboxing champions

Alfie Lynch and Richy Edson have become county champions in kickboxing. Picture: Nat Edson

Alfie Lynch and Richy Edson have become county champions in kickboxing. Picture: Nat Edson - Credit: Archant

Two brothers have become county martial arts champions.

Alfie Lynch has become county champions in kickboxing. Picture: Nat Edson

Alfie Lynch has become county champions in kickboxing. Picture: Nat Edson - Credit: Archant

Alfie Lynch and Richy Edson, from Brandon, recently became Norfolk Open Series Champions in kickboxing.

Mildenhall College Academy pupil Alfie, known as Golden Boy, competed in the under-58kg category at the event held at the Stalham Sports Centre.

Richy, who is 10 and known as Chipmunk, contested the under-31kg category.

The Forest Academy, Brandon, pupil achieved it over three competitions throughout the year.


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Alfie, 15, also recently won his first full contact fight at Epic Studios, Norwich, and was also awarded fighter of the night.

The teenager's next big fight will take place on March 31 at Epic Studios.

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The boys' mother Nat Edson said: 'As a mum I'm super proud of both boys. They have worked so hard to get where they are now considering they have only been doing it for 20 months.'

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