Fourteen-year-old fighter trains for kickboxing world championship - DeKalb Daily Chronicle Photos

Kyle Bursaw –

Danika Thibault, 14, trains with a class at United Mixed Martial Arts & Fitness on Thursday, June 7, 2012. After winning the regional in Beloit, Wis. in May, Danika will travel to Orlando to compete in the International Kickboxing Federation's World Classic Amateur Kickboxing and Muay Thai Championships on July 20 to 22.