BigKat Fitness and Martial Arts Centre


News and Events

Catch up on the latest BigKat news!

We take part in various events around the country, including Sport Kettlebells competitions, races, MMA and Thai Boxing competitions. Check back here often to see what we've been up to, and if you want to be a part of it, just come down to BigKat and join the fun!


ICE Fighting Championship 19


Andy fought 3 hard rounds to win his MMA fight in Manchester, by unanimous decision!

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

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Congratulations and well done to everyone who worked hard and achieved new grades tonight!

Grassroots at BigKat


BigKat hosted another successful Grassroots Kettlebell competition today!

Kettlebell Athletes

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The BigKat team smashed it today at a SKB competition hosted by Tu Nova in Darlington!

Luke Leaves for Uni

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Good luck to Luke who leaves us today for university. Come back and visit soon!

Social on the Stray

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We had a great turnout for our annual social gathering on the Stray to play some rounders!

BJJ Promotion!

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Congratulations to Lewis on his well-deserved promotion to four stripes on his brown belt!

Scottish SKB Championships

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The BigKat team won some medals today at the Scottish Sport Kettlebell championships!

Glacier Games


The BigKat team finished sixth in the Croffit Glacier Games in Gateshead today!

BigKat Fundraiser


Massive thanks to everyone who donated to our fundraiser for new gym equipment and mats!

Dayle Walls MMA Debut


Congratulations to Dayle for winning his MMA debut fight by Darce choke in the first round!

Endure 24 Race


Well done to Rocky, David, Leslie and friends for running a total of 140 miles over 24 hours!

Max Campos BJJ Seminar

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Many thanks to Max Campos for visiting BigKat to teach an awesome BJJ seminar!

Malton SKB Competition


Well done to the BigKats involved in the Grassroots Kettlebell competition in Malton!

Black Belt Promotion!

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Congratulations to coach Geoff on achieving his black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu today!

Nidderdale 20 Mile Run

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Well done to Rocky, David and friends for finishing the 20 mile Nidderdale run today!

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

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Congratulations and well done to everyone who worked hard and achieved new grades tonight!

IKFF SKB Pentathlon 2017


BigKat hosted the International Kettlebell and Fitness Federation UK Pentathlon!

BJJ Newcastle Open


The BigKats won 5 gold, 3 silver and 7 bronze medals in the Newcastle Open tournament!

Paul Newby Seminar

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Catch Wrestler Paul Newby visited BigKat to host an awesome seminar on leg attacks!

BigKat Laser Tag


Two BigKat teams had a great time competing in Laser Tag missions at ActionZone in Harrogate!

OKSE Team England 2017

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Well done to Coach Chris Guyll on qualifying for the SKB European and World Championships!

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu


Congratulations and well done to everyone who worked hard and achieved new grades tonight!

More News

Check out the News Archive to see what we have been up to in previous years!