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World Champs 2018

November 2018 saw Harvey and Arron this time travel to Rome as part of the ICO England squad, The team flew out on the 1 November, weighing in the same day. Once they had weighed in Harvey and Arron had the rest of the day to themselves, but decided to have an early day and make the most of Friday.

Friday saw Arron, Harvey and family head out into Rome for a day of sight seeing which included the Colosseum, Vatican and of course pizza and ice cream. But at the end of the day both fighters were now fully focused on the next two days ahead…

Both fighters entered into 3 categories each (mat continuous, ring continuous and boxing) with Harvey competing at -35kg and Arron competing at -85kg. The two days of competition were extremely long days both starting at 09:00am and finishing at 09:00pm with all competitors constantly on their toes as categories and fights were juggled around. In the end after two days of tough competition team React came away with 6 medals in total which is a fantastic achievement. The breakdown is as follows:

Harvey Adlam

Mat continuous -35kg - Gold

Ring continuous -35kg - Silver

Boxing - 35kg - Bronze


Arron Walker

Ring continuous -85kg - Gold

Mat continuous -85kg - Bronze

Boxing -85kg - Bronze