**Weigh in times for Tatami Sport National Championships**

Weigh in times have to change slightly as follows: Saturday 29th April 17.00 to 18.00 & Sunday 30th April 09.00am to 10.00am at Tallaght Leisure Centre, Fortunestown Way, Tallaght, D 24.

By | April 20th, 2017|


Ireland are unbelievably ranked number 3 in the world in the official WAKO world rankings (by countries) just released on the 13th April 2017. Russia are number one, Italy second and Ireland third, just ahead of Great Britain and Hungary (4th and 5th consecutively). This is an amazing achievement for our small nation that receives no funding for the team development or athletes from Sport [...]

By | April 14th, 2017|

Ireland finish 6th in the famous Yokoso Open 2017

Team Ireland was well represented at the now famous Yokoso Open in Amsterdam, Holland this weekend just gone (7th-8th April 2017). KBI clubs from Irish Martial Arts Academy, Red Star, Spartan, BBAA & BMAClondalkin/Hurricane MA fielded strong athletes in the forms, continuous & points fighting categories leaving their mark with an overall tally of 12 gold, 12 silver and 9 bronze medals for Ireland with [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|

Registration Now Open for The Senior All Ireland Tatami Sport Championships

Please follow the link below for the online registration for round 1 of the K.B.I. All Ireland Senior Tatami Championships for 2017. https://www.sportdata.org/kickboxing/set-online/veranstaltung_info_main.php?active_menu=calendar&vernr=354&ver_info_action=catnennlist#a_eventheadend The first round will take place on Sunday 30th April 2017 at Tallaght Leisure Centre, Fortunestown Way, Tallaght, D 24. Registration is now open and will remain open until Friday 21st April so please get your entries in as soon as possible! [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|


Dear Instructors, Coaches and students, B-Elite Taekwon-Do &Kickboxing Academy would formally wish to invite you to our 2nd junior open championship which will be held again in The Ashdownpark Hotel Gorey Co.Wexford on April 22nd. Following last year’s success we have now added a new pee wee section for age 4 and 5 yrs with NO HEAD CONTACT. Also as a new addition we have [...]

By | April 4th, 2017|

New WAKO Dan Grade Certificates Awarded

Kickboxing Ireland presented WAKO Dan Grades for the following long lasting members of KBI: Michael McDermott 7th Degree Jim Upton 6th Degree Liam Whelan 5th Degree Ian Kingston 5th Degree Martin Bannon 5th Degree Dave Heffernan 5th Degree Mark McDermott 3rd Degree All the above were awarded their promotions in thanks for their continued dedication and commitment to kickboxing in Ireland through out the many [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|