Kickboxing GB

Athlete Development

Athlete Development
Kickboxing GB is resolutely committed to the holistic development and growth of our athletes, recognising them as the lifeblood of the sport of kickboxing. Our athletes, with their passion, dedication, and relentless pursuit of excellence, embody the essence of our sport. This page is a testament to our unwavering commitment to the education and empowerment of our athletes, serving as an invaluable resource that will be continually updated as new information becomes available. It signifies our belief in the potential of each athlete and our dedication to providing them with the tools and support needed to reach their highest aspirations in the world of kickboxing.

Kickboxing GB adheres to UK government guidelines on managing concussions. Developed by experts from scientific, sporting, and academic fields, these guidelines ensure that everyone, from club and school sports coaches to NHS specialists, shares a unified approach to concussion management. Kickboxing GB advises all athletes to familiarise themselves with these guidelines and to apply them should the need arise during training or competition.

Kickboxing GB activity champions clean sports and requires its athletes to adhere to UK Anti Doping rules. UKAD's Compete Clean Certification is a mandatory qualification for Senior and Junior (16+) elite performance athletes i.e. Team GB Squad Members and recommended for Older Cadets (13 to 15 years). UKAD's Clean Sport Essentials is highly recommended for all parents and carers of elite performance Younger Cadets (10-12 years) and Children (7-9 years). Go to our Anti-Doping page for more information on this topic.