Conor Mcgregor’s Straight Blast Gym Announces New Location in Portarlington, Co. Laois

Conor Mcgregor’s Straight Blast Gym Announces New Location in Portarlington, Co. Laois

19th December, Portarlington, Co. Laois – Straight Blast Gym, the most successful martial arts team in Europe and home to RTE Irish Sportsperson of the year Conor McGregor, is expanding its network and opening a new location in Co. Laois. The club will officially open for business early January and will offer customers world class martial arts training, with classes suited to those looking to shed a few pounds right up to competitive athletes.

The affiliate will be headed up by longtime SBG standout, Philip Mulpeter who expressed enthusiasm about the new launch on stating ‘I am very proud to be able to bring SBG to my hometown of Portarlington. I am very grateful to John Kavanagh for the support throughout my career and with this new venture. These are exciting times and we have big plans for 2017.’

At over 5000 sq feet it will be the largest martial arts facility outside of Dublin. It will have over 1700 sq foot of matted area and a full size octagon. There will also be a cafe with ample seating serving quality barista coffee, wholefood treats and natural protein shakes .


To celebrate this announcement SBG Portarlington is running a competition with a prize package worth over €500 for one lucky winner.
1 x 3 hour tattoo session with Mr Tickles, the man who has covered more SBG skin than any other tattoo artist.
1 x full body massage from Portarlington’s finest Sheer Bliss Beauty.
1 x private mma session with head coach Philip “The HoneyBadger” Mulpeter.

To be in with a chance to win visit SBG Portarlington on Facebook

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  • Stephen snyder
    17 July 2017 at 11:24 pm
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    Hi I am a big fan of conor mcgregor. I am in Ireland from Las Vegas for 3 weeks holidays. Is it possible to book a workout at the gym or do a tour of the gym. Stephen Snyder

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