Flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane joins Thirty Meter Telescope protests at Mauna Kea

Macfarlane, the reigning 125-pound Bellator MMA champion, made her way to Mauna Kea over the weekend in support of the movement against the telescope's construction. She was interviewed by Hawaii News Now at the top of a ridge near Puuhonua Puu Huluhulu.

Flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane joins Thirty Meter Telescope protests at Mauna Kea