MTK MMA Global is pleased to announce the appointment of John Gillies as Coordinator for Liverpool.
Gillies will oversee fighter recruitment, match-making and event organisation in the Merseyside area – putting to use his 20 years of experience as a boxer and MMA fighter.
With interest and participation in MMA growing exponentially, Gillies has welcomed the opportunity to spearhead its progress in such a hotbed of combat sport.
He said: “I can’t describe how proud I am to be joining the MTK MMA Global team. This is a real opportunity for Liverpool to shine with some fantastic young talent breaking through the ranks and I will be doing all I can to showcase these great athletes.”
MTK MMA Global Head of Operations Kieran Keddle is equally positive over the appointment.
Keddle said of Gillies’ arrival: “I’m delighted to appoint John as the Liverpool Coordinator for MTK MMA Global. John brings years of experience in combat sports to the table and will work tirelessly to bring the best talent and the best fights to Liverpool.”