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Potential for the Growth of Full Contact Kickboxing in Ireland

On Sunday 18th June, The Dojo Cookstown was the host to an official KBI national ring sport training camp taken by newly appointed head coach of ring sports Joe Hagan. The Dojo Cookstown was also hosting an official ring sport WAKO referee course taken by chief referee of ring sports in Ireland Mr Pierce McGeough. This was the first in its kind in Ireland where [...]

By | June 28th, 2017|

White Tiger Challenge set to break new records next weekend (24-25 june)

The White Tiger Challenge martial arts championships, now in it's 6th year, is set for a record attendance this year as teams from UK, Hungary and all over Ireland are set to attend. Organisers and hosts, Damian Gormley & Martin O'Malley have put a strong emphasis on the WTC as being a family friendly event since day 1. The venue itself, set on the grounds [...]

By | June 16th, 2017|

Bestfighter World Cup Italy Next Port of Call for Irish Clubs to Leave Their Mark

The Bestfighter World Cup in Rimini, Italy is the next target for Irish kickboxers as they look to leave their mark again in the highly competitive kickboxing international circuit. The Bestfighter World Cup has been running for over 20 years now and along with the Irish Open, it is one of the oldest and respected international tournaments that fighters from all over the world attend [...]

By | June 15th, 2017|

Team Ireland take over the Hungarian Open podium with massive results

Clubs from all over Ireland travelled to the recent Hungarian Kickboxing World Cup on the 19th-21st May, held in the magical city of Budapest. This year, the hosts and organisers WAKO Hungary, saw a huge increase in attendance with over 2000 registrations from a record to date of 38 nations in attendance. Ireland finished an impressive 4th on the over all medals table, close behind [...]

By | June 14th, 2017|

**Senior National Championships (tatami sport) round 2 info**

Dear Coach/Member,   Schedule for round "2" of Kickboxing Ireland's Senior Tatami Championships 2017.   Weigh in times:  Saturday 3rd June: 9.00 to 11.00am BMA Academy Leixlip, Leixlip Amenities centre, Leixlip. Sunday 4th June: 9am – 10am at Tallaght Leisure Centre, Fortunestown Way, Tallaght, D 24.  (1kg allowance over competition weight for round 2)   Competitions starts: 11.00am   Any Fight off's required after Round 2 must be competed [...]

By | May 31st, 2017|