Kickboxing Champ: Derek Smith

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Derek Smith is the Kickboxing Heavyweight Amateur Champion and he's from right here in Northeastern Pennsylvania! For the past three and a half years, Smith has trained at Northeast Karate in Peckville, and continues to win bout after bout. He most recently defeated the champion out of Canada and is now training for his next big fight in June. His trainers and coaches say Smith is a natural when it comes to kickboxing, and they predict a long, successful career from him.