Urban Kings welcomes famous faces and world renowned fitness & fighting experts into the Dojo to share their knowledge in our regular seminars. We have previously hosted the likes of Anderson Silva and Ramon Dekkers, as well as up and coming stars and specialists in their field.
On 13th September 2013 MMA legend Anderson Silva gave a very exclusive Seminar at Urban Kings Gym, Kings Cross. London. See Anderson talk about Life, fighting, the future and demonstrate some techniques with our Urban Kings Trainers.
Urban Kings Gym welcomes UFC former Middleweight Champion Anderson “The Spider” Silva to demonstrate why he his the pound for pound best MMA fighter in the world.
With an astonishing professional Mixed Martial Record of 33 Wins and 6 losses with 17 consistent victories most by knockout, “The Spider” brought some of his techniques and experiences to Urban Kings Gym Dogo Area, in private Mixed Martial Arts Seminar.
The late Ramon “The Diamond” Dekkers was a Dutch kickboxer and an eight time Muay Thai world champion. Dekkers had a tendency to go head-to-head with his opponents, which made him a favourite with fight fans.
In this video, Ramon runs drills with the UKG coaches and students at Urban Kings Gym.
Paul "Semtex" Daley
Paul Anthony Daley (born 21 February 1983) is an English professional mixed martial artist and kickboxer.
A professional competitor since 2003, Daley has formerly competed for the UFC, Cage Rage, Final Fight Championship, Strikeforce, EliteXC, ShoXC, BAMMA, Cage Warriors, Cage Contender, Shark Fights, Pancrase, and Impact FC.
Eddie Bravo (born Edgar Cano) is a Mexican-American practitioner of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu who holds a third degree black belt under Jean-Jacques Machado of the Machado family lineage.
He is most famous for his win against Royler Gracie by triangle choke in the 2003 Abu Dhabi Submission Wrestling championships while still only a brown belt.
Albert "The Hurricane" Kraus
Urban Kings invited our members to learn from a True Kickboxing Champion, Albert Kraus. A Dutch welterweight kickboxer, he was the first K-1 World MAX 2002 champion and has also held four separate world titles in kickboxing and Muay Thai.
This seminar was exclusive to Urban Kings Gym members only.
Marloes Coenen is a Dutch mixed martial artist. She has competed professionally since 2000 and is a former Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion.
Chuck "The Iceman" Liddell
Charles David “Chuck” Liddell is a (now) retired American mixed martial artist and former Ultimate Fighting Championship Light Heavyweight Champion.
Liddell has an extensive striking background in Kempo, Koei-Kan karate and kickboxing, as well as a grappling background in collegiate wrestling and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Urijah Faber is a Mixed Martial Arts fighter born in the USA. He fought professionally in the UFC and became indoctrinated into the UFC Hall of Fame in 2017.
Urijah came into Urban Kings to show our members some of his characteristic style and technique. He was joined by Urban Kings very own Ashleigh Grimshaw.