A RAMSEY kickboxer came first in his category at Europe's biggest martial arts tournament last weekend. Ryan Connor, became the over 80 kilogram continuous champion at the Irish Open in Dublin. Connor, 23, fought men from England, Ireland and Italy in four two-minute knock-out rounds to reach the final, where he won over two two-minute rounds. He narrowly lost out on further silverware in the points section. Aaron Godden, from March, won his first round fight in the over 80 kilogram category, but narrowly lost 9-8 in his second fight. Connor, from Whittlesey, teaches kickboxing and kung fu in Ramsey, and weighed in at 81kg. He received a call up to be a reserve fighter for the England team after his performance over the weekend.