Kickboxing In Galway
Anyone in Galway City or County interested in taking up the dynamic sport of Kickboxing should look no further as the Black Dragon Kickboxing Club is the oldest and most established club in the West of Ireland.
Having introduced Kickboxing in Galway to the County in March 1996, Pete Foley and his Black Dragon Kickboxing club has gone from strength to strength.
Pete is one of the highest ranked Instructors in Europe and is very well known and respected throughout the Martial Arts World.
Currently an 8th Dan Black Belt Master in Kickboxing/K-1; and a 5th Dan Black Master in Freestyle Karate, Pete has also qualified as an IABA Boxing coach, a Gym Instructor, a Personal Trainer, a Kettlebells Instructor, is certified in First Aid and the Childrens Code Of Ethics and very importantly – is fully insured, indemnifed and fully Garda Vetted.
Pete also has extensive experience in Judo and Lau Gar Kung Fu and Oriental Weaponry and is a former Irish, British and International Champion as well as having been a professional Security Consultant.
Pete has trained no less than 21 World Kickboxing champions, several European Champions and countless Irish Champions and he regularly travels the Globe with fighters competing on the International scene.
He is the President of the Irish Branch of the International Kickboxing Federation and is a prominent member of the World Council on the Unified World Championships – the largest Martial Arts Tournament on the planet.
The Galway Black Dragon Kickboxing Club is open to all and they have a varied membership consisting of people who want to be fighters or just want to get fit and in shape, lose weight, meet new people and make new friends, increase their social circle or increase their knowledge of training in martial arts.
Whatever the reason, everyone is welcome and the Black Dragon Gym is a one stop shop to excel in Kickboxing in Galway with the most up to date training and our new 4000 square feet heated gym is a centre of excellence on the Sean Mulvoy Road in the middle of Galway City with lots of free parking, ladies & gents changing rooms and showers, two boxing rings, 52 feet long monkey bars (longest in Ireland), wall to wall interlocking safety mats, 20 punch bags/speed balls, battle ropes, skipping ropes, focus pads, thai pads, a new circuit training area featuring a Rowing machine, weights, Bench Presses, Stationary Bike, Power Tower, Threadmill etc.
Come along and join us and take the first step of the rest of your life.