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The Annual KBI Dinner Dance & Awards Night is hotting up….

The Annual KBI Dinner & Awards night will take place on Saturday 13th January, 2018 in the Lucan Spa Hotel With new categories, full bar, three course dinner and a DJ to keep things kickin' til the early hours, this KBI Dinner & Awards night promises to be the best one yet. Spread the word, [...]

The Annual KBI Dinner Dance & Awards Night is hotting up…. 2017-12-06T13:15:31+00:00

Fighting Irish dominate the WAKO World Championships

The official (Sport Ireland approved) kickboxing Ireland senior national team is now ranked 6th in the world thanks to an outstanding performance by all the athletes and coaching staff that participated in the recent WAKO World Kickboxing Championships which were held in Budapest, Hungary between the 6th and 11th of November 2017. The championships, hosted [...]

Fighting Irish dominate the WAKO World Championships 2017-11-24T17:32:30+00:00

2018 KICKBOXING IRELAND AGM & AWARDS NIGHT

The 2018 AGM for Kickboxing Ireland members will be on Saturday 13th January 2018, in the Lucan SPA Hotel. The annual awards night for members of Kickboxing Ireland will also be on the evening of Saturday 13th January 2018. Please all members mark this important date in your diary.

2018 KICKBOXING IRELAND AGM & AWARDS NIGHT 2017-11-23T15:47:39+00:00

BANNON TRIO READY FOR WORLD DOMINATION

  The Bannon family trio of Martin (dad) along with (daughters) Shauna and Nicole will be making kickboxing history at this year's WAKO World Championships in Hungary by being the first family trio to participate together at a senior WAKO World/Euroepan Championships. This is not the first time though that all three have competed at [...]

BANNON TRIO READY FOR WORLD DOMINATION 2017-10-27T20:50:08+00:00

OUTSTANDING CADETS & JUNIORS REACH EUROPEAN GLORY

The official Team Ireland Cadet & Junior national squad made up of 54 participants competing in point fighting, light continuous, kick light, full contact and forms reached levels nobody expected, by finishing in the top 5 countries on the overall medal count at the recent WAKO European Kickboxing Championships for Cadets & Juniors which was [...]

OUTSTANDING CADETS & JUNIORS REACH EUROPEAN GLORY 2017-09-14T13:41:59+00:00

Team Ireland Ready For European Glory

This weekend (2nd September 2017) the official Kickboxing Ireland  (KBI) Cadet & Junior National Kickboxing Team will travel to Skopje, Macedonia to compete in the coveted WAKO Cadet & Junior European Championships. The event will take place from the 4th-9th September which will see over 20 european countries represented in the only official European kickboxing [...]

Team Ireland Ready For European Glory 2017-08-31T20:56:34+00:00

WAKO has received FISU recognition

WAKO has received FISU - International University Sport recognition Dear WAKO members, As the WAKO President, am proud to inform you of the fact that WAKO has received the FISU( International University Sports Federation) recognition. We have reached a new milestone in our international status by being recognized by FISU. We already have an extended [...]

WAKO has received FISU recognition 2017-08-04T16:13:44+00:00

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. [...]

Potential for the Growth of Full Contact Kickboxing in Ireland 2017-06-28T14:10:47+00:00

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 [...]

White Tiger Challenge set to break new records next weekend (24-25 june) 2017-06-16T16:12:13+00:00