Boxing & Fighting

Variations on Boxing include Olympic / Professional Boxing, Bare-Knuckle Boxing (currently not sanctioned), UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) and Kickboxing


Irish Athletic Boxing Association

Ireland’s most successful Olympic Sport.

Irish Athletic Boxing Association

Irish Athletic Boxing Association Irish Olympic Medal Winners 1952-Present

Strandja Multi-Nations Sofia Bulgaria (Years): 2020

Picture Credit: Pexels Free Photos

UFC (America)

Ultimate Fighting Championship

Ultimate Fighting Championship

UFC Ultimate Fighting Championship Irish Fighters


[1] Conor McGregor Facebook (2016) Profile Picture, March 26, 2016 [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 1 February 2020]

Kickboxing (Thailand)

Kickboxing Ireland

Kickboxing originated in Thailand. Kicks as wel as punches are allowed, as are a variety of weapons.

Kickboxing Ireland Award Winners (Years): 2019 (check This)

Picture credit: [3] Kickboxing Ireland (2014) light_slide [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 15 October 2020]