Tag Archives: BJ Penn


VIDEO: Hilo’s Kawika Crowley takes on Tulsi

VIDEO: Hilo’s Kawika Crowley takes on Tulsi

Underdog GOP candidate for Congress gets support from MMA champ, BJ Penn HILO, Hawaii: Meet Hilo’s own Kawika Crowley, a Republican candidate for the 2nd Congressional House District, and a politician unlike any other. An underdog victory in the Primary has propelled Crowley to face off with Democrat Tulsi Gabbard in November. Its going to

VIDEO: BJ Penn, governor hope to bring UFC to Hawaii

Big Island Hawaii State News Brief Video courtesy Office of the Governor Hilo’s mixed martial arts Prodigy BJ Penn paid a visit to Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie in Honolulu today, where they shared a viral video message about bringing the UFC to Hawaii. On BJ Penn’s popular MMA website, bjpenn.com, the headline for the video post says Abercrombie

VIDEO: 12 year old BJJ champ Shaedon Quevedo returns to Hilo

August 4, 2010 – Hilo, Hawaii Video by Baron Sekiya, Hawaii247.com 12 year old Shaedon Quevedo returns to his hometown of Hilo after winning the championship at the 3rd Annual World International Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championships in Riverside, California. Quevedo, considered to be another grappling prodigy from the Big Island, won the championship in Junior

BJ Penn upset in Abu Dhabi

Dominant Hilo native loses to Frankie Edgar Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates- News of BJ Penn’s upset title loss at “UFC 112: Invincible” shocked residents in his hometown of Hilo on Saturday morning. The mixed martial arts bout, part of the first UFC card held in Abu Dhabi, took place in the early morning hours