Kickboxers sparring at Bellingham MMA on Friday, July 13. // Photo by Harrison Amelang
By Ellis Thomson
Josh Ratliff of Kindred Jiu-Jitsu slowly circles his opponent, Brock Gorang of Kitsap Combat Sports Center, with wide eyes that search for an opening. He has to look hard. Gorang is a defensive specialist who knows where he needs to be.
Ratliff feigns suddenly to...