Onwards and Upwards!


The British Kickboxing Council is very pleased to announce that, as part of our ongoing effort to raise the profile of our sport, we have joined forces with JustUpstairs (www.justupstairs.com), a marketing and communications agency dedicated to sports, music and cultural projects. The agency is based in Germany, but works across global projects and is a perfect fit for the BKC, as they target niche markets within each sector. The goal is for…


Education, Education, Education


It has been a busy week! On top of our work with 1st4sport and the NSPCC (more on that later), we are very pleased to announce that the BKC is now a member of the the Education Expert Reference Group. The group is made up of representatives from a number of leading sports governing bodies and aims to inform the Sport and Recreation Alliance’s influencing work, share good practice and facilitate…


Introducing Our New Public Relations Officer


The British Kickboxing Council is very pleased to announce that we have appointed Pia Mackenzie as our new Public Relations Officer. Pia brings with her an impressive record of success across Europe and currently holds the position of Marketing and Communications Director at Tennis Scotland. Other achievements to date include working on the marketing team for the ATP Mercedes Cup and the WTA Mallorca Open, as project leader for sponsorship at the…


Front Page News!


Well OK front page of the website, page 17 of the actual paper, but that’s still the best mainstream national press our sport has received in a very long time! We’d just like to say a massive THANK YOU to The Guardian (in particular Alexandra Topping) for their incredibly positive exposé on Kickboxing and our fight to gain recognition under the Sports Councils. The article came about following a tweet…