Well done to Lewis Ironside winning this WKN title bout to become WKN Scottish champion in the super featherweight division … Lewis won on points after going the distance versus a very tough opponent in Shane Weir. Lewis now holds three Scottish titles at the age of 20 !!!
A huge congratulations to Lewis Ironside who took to the ring on Saturday 1st October @ Dundee fight night 6, winning the W.U.M.A K1 belt at 63kg.To say that everyone at AKKG is proud is a massive understatement!! It’s been a big year for Lewis , two titles & now running two kids classes. 2023 will be an exciting time for sure.
AKKG hosted its first in house competition of the year on 6th August at the Kingswells Community Centre. This event gave all students from every AKKG club across Aberdeen and the Shire an opportunity to demonstrate their ability by taking part in a serious of continual sparring bouts across several age groups and weight categories.
After a fun and action packed day, the following AKKG students were presented with medals after winning places under their respective categories:
Winners – Adem Alazabbi, Azem Alazabbi, Annabelle Allan, Watson Clark, Daniel Coll, Cameron Fraser, Taylor Gibson and Keira Mason.
Runners Up – Eloy Amaro, Logan Bruce, Lily Lynch, Elin McDowell, Riley Smith, Ethan Townend and AKKG’s very own coach, Lee Walker.
Win or lose, everyone at AKKG is super proud of everyone who took part. The comp was a great event and was a real showcase of AKKG emerging and developing talent.
Watch this space for news of our next in house comp to be held later this year!!!
On July 2nd, AKKG was invited to take part in a Scotland versus Ireland bout to be held at Fraserburgh Leisure Centre. AKKG took up the challenge and selected three of our fight team to represent with each fighter having their hand raised. Yet again, everyone at AKKG is super proud of our fight team’s achievements. With each opportunity to showcase our fighters’ abilities, AKKG are being noticed mire and more and are excited to see what is in store for our fighters in future circuit events.
Well done to Ryan McGregor, Peter Henry and Lewis Ironside.
Awesome effort guys!!!
AKKG coach Lewis Ironside took home the WKC Scottish Title in the under 65Kg weight class category after a fantastic performance in Glasgow. Lewis won by unanimous decision after a display of talent and sheer determination throughout all rounds. This award is the first title win for us at AKKG. Lewis continues to exemplify the correct attitude it takes to be a successful fighter and everyone at AKKG couldn’t be more proud of what he has achieved.
Well done Lewis, you smashed it!!!
It’s been a while due to the pandemic but finally we’re back running our in-house comps!! 42 AKKG fighters (the most we’ve ever had) signed up to compete @ The Axis Centre , Newmachar on Saturday 11th December , we weren’t disappointed with what we saw , the standard has improved so much , 10 different sections , many congratulations to everyone who came away with medals , massive thankyou to everyone who helped the event run smoothly it’s very much appreciated. We , the coaches use these events to try and scout any up and coming talent to come join our forever growing teams for external comps. This makes us very excited for 2022 to begin , well done everyone
Congratulations to Lily Brown on becoming IBKO English open champ 2021 @ The Adrenaline Centre , Haslingden , England. We took a team of 7 to this event and came home with 1 gold and 6 silver medals so a big well done to everyone in our team !! we are already looking forward to our next adventure at the WKA Scottish Championships in November