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Monthly Membership For Children’s Classes

Monthly Membership For Children’s Classes

As from 1st August 2021, we will be introducing Monthly Membership’s for Children’s Classes as we will be returning to pre-lock down one hour sessions. Anyone paying monthly membership will no longer be required to book classes on-line. The charge for 1 class for 1...

Gym Notice For 19th July – 1st August 2021

Gym Notice For 19th July – 1st August 2021

On the 19th July 2021, social distancing restrictions in classes will end and thus in-class training will return to pre-covid normal. Until 2nd August 2021, we will be sticking to the revised timetable as advertised on our online booking calendar. Members paying...

UNLOCKING THE LOCKDOWN

UNLOCKING THE LOCKDOWN

Below is a timeline of unlocking the lockdown and what that means for us at MCKG and the martial arts we teach. Please note these details are based on the Government's timeframe and may change at any time. 12th April 2021 Indoor Leisure & Gyms Reopen (individual...

Gym Re-Opening on 25th July 2020

Gym Re-Opening on 25th July 2020

MCKG is pleased to be re-opening its doors to students from Saturday 25th July 2020. However, as we're still slowly coming out of lockdown, we have to follow government guidelines in order to train safely. This means that the classes we will be holding will be a lot...

Closure During Covid-19 Outbreak in UK

Closure During Covid-19 Outbreak in UK

Following Government advice, we are closing the gym as of today until further notice. All classes and private lessons are cancelled. As we are an independent gym with no outside funding, our future relies on you. Whilst we understand some people may not be in a...

MCKG CSBJJ Programme Featured in Local Newspaper

MCKG CSBJJ Programme Featured in Local Newspaper

On 10th February 2020, MCKG was featured in Wigan's local newspaper, the Wigan Post. The feature talked about the new BJJ class which we have started at the gym this year; Erik Paulson's Combat Submission Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, a gi-based blend of styles much like...

Christmas & New Year 2019 Opening Times

Christmas & New Year 2019 Opening Times

Mel Corrigan at MCKG would like to wish all students a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year for 2020. The last day the gym will be open is Monday 23rd December 2019, after which it will be closed over the Christmas and New Year period and will reopen on Saturday...

Jake Wins Bronze in Debut at All Stars BJJ Northern Pro 2019

Jake Wins Bronze in Debut at All Stars BJJ Northern Pro 2019

Congratulations to MCKG student, Jake Ely, who made his medal-winning, competitive grappling debut at All Stars BJJ Northern Pro at Wright Robinson College in Manchester on Saturday 7th December 2019. A Combat Submission Wrestling student at the club, Jake secured his...

Rick Faye UK Seminar 2019 – SOLD OUT

Rick Faye UK Seminar 2019 – SOLD OUT

We're pleased to announce that Guru Rick Faye of Minnesota Kali Group will be holding a seminar at MCKG on Wednesday 6th November 2019 to celebrate 20 years since the opening of our York Street gym. The seminar will focus on Kali techniques and Jeet Kune Do concepts...

Steph Wins Bronze at Empire Grappling 8 in Manchester

Steph Wins Bronze at Empire Grappling 8 in Manchester

Representing Combat Submission Wrestling and MCKG, Steph Andrusjak brought home Bronze competing at Empire Grappling 8 held in Manchester on 17th November 2018. Facing some tough opponents from clubs across the UK, she managed to gain a place on the podium with a...