SBG Bradford Fighter Jo “The Menace” Doyle signs with Ruby Sports and Entertainment


SBG Bradford fighter Joanne Doyle has signed a professional management contract with US-based agency, Ruby Sports and Entertainment. They work with a number of leading combat athletes and major promotions including the UFC, Bellator and Invicta FC. Female UFC stars Joanne Calderwood and Mackenzie Dern are already on their books. Ruby Sports and Entertainment will […]

Get On The Pony Episode 7 – The Menace – Joanne Doyle


In this episode we talk to BJJ Purple belt, MMA fighter and coach Joanne Doyle.  We talk to Jo about her Martial Arts Journey.  From starting out doing grappling comps and interclubs through to winning Gold, Silver and Bronze at International Championships and winning the Cage Warriors Academy Bantam Weight Belt.  We also talk to […]

Get On the Pony Episode 4 with Coach Murgy


This week, we have “The General” Steve Murgatroyd on the podcast.  Murgy is a BJJ Brown Belt and Coach at SBG Bradford.  We talk about what got him in to the sport and what it was like in the “olden days” before MMA had a name.  We did have a few tech problems so we […]

Temporary Gym Closure


We have been keeping up to date with the latest news on the Coronavirus and consulting with people we trust. After deep consideration and a lot of discussion we have decided to close the gym for the next two weeks. This is not something we want to do but with the Government recommending social distancing […]

2020 – Winter beginner course


Looking for something different in 2020? Board of the gym? Why not try our beginner courses, learn a martial art and get fit … Sign up for the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu or Kick Boxing course … or both !!! Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Course Kick Boxing Course Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Kick Boxing Course  

September Kickboxing Course 2019


Our next beginners Kickboxing course starts on the 16th of September 2019. To join fill out the following form … £40 for 4 weeks you get:- 2 sessions a week Black belt instruction Free pair of gloves Access to online videos

Beginners BJJ Course – Lesson 3


Beginners BJJ Course – Lesson 3 Mata leão Postionally the Back Control Top position is the most dominate in BJJ and is often refered to as Mata leão, meaning ‘lion killer’ in Portuguese. The Back Control Top position is the most dominate in BJJ and is often referred to as Mata leão, meaning ‘lion killer’ […]