Auburn Martial Arts Center

Mixed Martial Artists prepare to unleash

Chris Sheridan listens to the boom of the speakers reverberate off the octagon cage he stands in. He feels out the elasticity of the mat below his feet, and drinks in the cheers o ...

Defend yourself in an attack

Editor’s Note: Sports reporter Sara Seyydin caught up with Dan and Debbie Lovas, who own Auburn Martial Arts Center, Monday, for instructions on how to defend yourself in cas ...

Martial arts center gets plenty of elbow room

As the Auburn Martial Arts Center has grown over the years, it has relocated to successively larger quarters. The latest move, to the former Auburn Nissan dealership on Highway 49, ...

Fair folks not complaining about smaller turnout

A faltering economy kept Gold County Fair attendance down this year but not as deep as expected by organizers of the four-day Auburn event. An estimated 21,250 people paid to atte ...

Classes kick up cardio workouts

It’s 9 a.m. on a Tuesday and as 18 women in their 20s, 30s, 40s and 50s mull around the Auburn Martial Arts Center chatting, it’s not clear whether they are there to trade reci ...