At Mel Corrigan's Kali Group, we teach a range of martial arts to suit you, including Kali (stick and knife weapons training), Panatukan (Filippino Boxing), Indonesian martial art Silat, Bruce Lee's Jun Fan Gung Fu Jeet Kune Do concepts (JKD), Muay Thai (Thai Boxing) and Erik Paulson's CSW (Combat Submission Wrestling) which incorporates MMA, grappling, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ), Wigan's very own catch-wrestling and Greco-Roman wrestling.
Martial Arts Taught at MCKG
Jeet Kune Do
Mel Corrigan's Kali Group
Based near Wigan town centre, we have classes that cater for beginners, intermediate and experienced martial artists.
Train with like minded people in the evening classes or train 1-to-1 with Mel Corrigan, the senior instructor at the club. Mel is an instructor under Guro Dan Inosanto, Sifu Rick Faye and Sensei Erik Paulson.
We hold mixed martial arts classes for children and teenagers on Thursdays and Saturdays.
Beginner and Advanced mixed martial arts classes for adults involve the use of weapons.
The Benefits of the Martial Arts include:
- Improve fitness and overall health
- Become stronger
- Control weight
- Develop confidence
Equipment is provided by the club however you can purchase boxing gloves, MMA gloves and other equipment and clothing from our club store.
Five MCKG competitors, who train in Erik Paulson’s CSW, triumphed at Grapple Nation 3 on 1st November 2014 at Sugden Sports Centre in Manchester. Darius Wood won gold in Over 95kgs Novice No-Gi whilst Stephen Bevan won silver in over 95kgs Intermediate No-Gi division. Two MCKG grapplers took to the…