Josh Palmer

Thai Boxing, Boxing, Fighters Conditioning & Personal Training


Joining the UKG Team at the start of 2013, Josh brings with him a huge wealth of experience as a Pro Thai Boxer, having fought all over the world including fights in Canada, the U.S, Ireland, the UK, Russia, Australia, Hong Kong, Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand to name but a few.

Holding numerous titles in the 67kg and 70kg weight divisions with wins over some top world contenders, Josh continues to compete and is always on the look out for his next bout.

When not training in Muay Thai, Josh can normally be found rolling on the mats in BJJ which he regularly competes and has a passion for long distance running, qualifying with the following results:

  • Irish National cross country Champion – 2001
  • Belfast marathon – 2 hours 45 mins – 2005


  • ISKA intercontinental champion 67 kg
  • WMF Ontario, Canadian, North American champion 67 and 70 kg
  • Wins in Lumpini and Rajadamnern stadiums, Bangkok, Thailand
  • S1 tournament 2008, Kings Birthday, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Semi finalist Z1 - 67kg tournament, Malaysia, 2009
  • Wins in IFMA world championships 2009
  • I1 tournament Vs Andrei Kulebin, Hong Kong, 2010
  • Finalist WMC North American 140 lbs tournament 2011
  • Muay Thai Contests: 65+
  • MMA Record:2-0-0
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu: Purple Belt