FROM READERS: Kickboxing instructor shares his love of martial arts

Thursday, May 17, 2012 | 8:00 a.m. CDT

Bill Rastorfer is a kickboxing instructor. He started training in kickboxing in 1985 and had his first amateur fight in 1988. He has been a professional kickboxer since 1989 and retired in 2002. He won the United States Shootboxing Eagleweight title in 1990 and the IKKC U.S. Muay Thai Cruiserweight title in 2001. He has had more than 50 professional fights, including three world title fights in Tokyo.