Starting on the 1st of November 2014 Mr Robert Michael Burke is entitled to all exclusive rights to manage the WKN activities in the Republic of Ireland.

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Mike Burke (third from left) with his fight team at Performance Martial Arts Finglas.

Mr Burke now obtains necessary rights of the WKN National Representative in the Republic of Ireland. The one-year period agreement has been made in control of the WKN World Office and coordination of Mr Billy Murray, the WKN World Director, Northern Ireland.

Michael Burke is a Head Coach of Performance Martial Arts, one of the biggest kickboxing clubs in Ireland.

Michael Burke is a Former Chief Referee for Ireland and a current most active and experienced Kickboxing & MMA referee in Ireland.

Burke is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Kickboxing and Blue Belt in Brazilian JiuJitsu.

Michael has been involved in the sport of Kickboxing all his life. Having fought at amateur level for a very long achieving a lot including world medals Michael turned Professional in MMA.

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Michael Burke and Tyrone Spong during the seminar at Performance Martial Arts Finglas 2014.

Michael retired from competing due to injury and to focus on Performance Martial Arts which has ran full time for the last 6 years and has been leading the way in Kickboxing, K-1 rules and Low Kick sports in Ireland.

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Michael Burke

Michael currently has 7 Irish titles at PMA. Michael dedicates his life to the sport if Kickboxing and it has been his career for the last 10 years.