Search Results for 'Mixed martial arts'

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Weight loss, fighting the emotional mind is fighting a losing battle

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Frustration can be described as doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. People attending conventional weight loss programmes are eternal optimists, no matter how often they fail, they still believe they can succeed using methods that failed in the past.

McCormack faces Belgian champ for European title

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Kinvara man and Black Dragon kickboxer Cian McCormack is preparing for the biggest fight of his career on Sunday.

Big names for MMA showdown spectacle in Castlebar

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It is fast becoming one of the most popular sports in the world and now MMA is coming west. A major MMA event is taking place in the Welcome Inn Hotel, Castlebar, on Sunday August 3, with some of the top competitors in the county coming to town to do battle for the inaugural West Cage Fighting Championships. This is an opportunity for fans of the sport to witness firsthand the spectacle of an all-out, full-scale MMA event. There will be 10 fights over the course of the night, with each contest being decided over three, three-minute, rounds.

Carrie Cann swapped beauty therapy for Bruce Lee martial arts career

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A former beauty therapist has turned her obsession with a martial art form developed by Bruce Lee into a thriving business.

Extreme cage fighting with Top Pro

Kilkenny Top Pro martial arts club is one of Ireland’s leading martial arts gyms and promoters and is Kilkenny’s only fully equipped full time martial arts gym.

The Pagodas Temple, the one stop shop for martial arts in Galway

Pagodas Temple martial arts centre was started by Chris Hickey, fourth degree dan black belt, the highest graded judo black belt in the west of Ireland. Hickey always wanted to have his own dojo (training centre) where he could pass his skill and knowledge on to others with a passion for the martial arts. This is due largely to the training and mentoring he received travelling around the world, representing Ireland at the highest judo level.

Kilkenny men are cage fighting champions

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TWO local martial arts fighters made a powerful impact on spectators at the Rumble in Rush 3 tournament in Dublin recently. The relatively new sport features bouts between fighters from a variety of martial arts backgrounds. The athletes square off in an octagonal shaped ring enclosed in a wire mesh cage. Contests only end via knock out, submission, or judges’ decision.

“Calling all MMA fighters” get ready for the Showdown

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Galway will host the most exciting fighting event this summer in Salthill when One Shot Promotions present the first biannual MMA Showdown 2009, mixed martial arts event at Leisureland, Galway on June 13 & 14.

World famous Top Pro Martial Arts gym breeds champions

The Kilkenny Top Pro Martial Arts club has gained such a high reputation it has spread across the globe.

Top PRO martial arts and fitness centre is officially launched

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On Friday night the Kilkenny Top Pro martial arts club had its official opening. Special guest TD Bobby Aylward, who was instrumental in helping the club find the funding and in the development of the new state of the art combat centre, was on hand to cut the ribbon and officially open the club. After a tour of the premises and chatting with some of the members and fighters Mr Aylward congratulated everybody and guaranteed his ongoing support for the club.


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