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Golden Retirement

November 10th, 2017 – Master Nathan Thorn, 38, of Lake Elmo owns and operates The Edge Martial Arts in Stillwater, MN has just won his 4th World Champion Title coming only 1 month after winning the coveted Diamond Nationals Diamond Ring. Thorn is now a 4 Time World Champion having won 2 N.A.S.K.A. World Champion titles which are based off accumulating points for wins at World Events throughout the year. In 2014 Thorn won his first WKC World Title representing Team USA and winning in Dublin, Ireland. In 2015 Thorn again represented Team USA at the World Championships but injured his hip in his final semi-finals victory that caused him to have to bow out of Gold Medals. Now returning in 2017 Thorn was able to reclaim Gold for Team USA in what may be his final tournament performance. After almost 30 years of competition Thorn is ready to retire from competition and help coach the next generation of Team Edge competitors to their own World Champion titles. This retirement comes after back to back wins at the Diamond Nationals which one of North America’s most prestigious events followed by a Gold Medal finish at Worlds.

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The Edge Martial Arts
1654 Market Drive
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 6513517750
Fax: 651.351.7760

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