October 2018 Grading
Congratulations to Adam Geoghegan
who passed his black belt grading to achieve the rank of 1st Dan. Adam has been training privately at the World Mu-Gen-Do University this past year.
Pictured below l to r
Professor George Canning 10th Dan and founder of Mu-Gen-Do, Donal Cleary 2nd Dan, Adam Geoghegan 1st Dan, George Canning Jnr 9th Dan (undefeated World Champion), Fergal Lawlor 5th Dan (Mugendo Martial Arts Academy in trim)
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July 2015 Grading updates
Craig Brady and Fergal Lawlor
Craig Brady for attaining his 2nd Degree blackbelt in Mu-Gen-Do.
Craig hope to start his own club soon and will continue his training with the University
Fergal runs several successful clubs around the Co Meath area along with one to one personal training. His details can be found in the links page along with the other recognized Mu-Gen-Do Kickboxing trainers
presented by Professor George Canning 10th Dan Founder and
Professor Canning Jnr 9th Dan
Well Done Pat
l to r. George Canning Jnr 9th Dan, Tim Crowley 6th Dan, Joss Fanning 6th Degree, Fergal Lawlor 4th Degree, Pat McParland 8th Degree, Donal Cleary, Karl Fanning 4th Degree, Craig Brady, Kevin Phoenix
and the professor himself
See the links page for your growing Mugendo community
Eamonn holds weightlifting world records
and last year was the subject of a special documentary on TG4
(Ireland's Irish Language TV Station)
‘Éamonn Ó Cathain – An Fear Iarainn’
In the documentary, Eamonn goes in search of his ultimate goal in weightlifting by attempting to become the only man ever to achieve a career grand slam of world records in 12 different endurance weightlifting disciplines.
He has also previously held world weightlifting records in at least 4 other categories.
Professor George Canning 10th Dan
Martial Arts Adapting To Your Lifestyle
presenting Body Guard Cert to Stuart
Award Ceremonies at the World Mugendo University
A historic day for the World Mugendo University was when Brendan Burke, 5th Dan, Head of the D.E.A. Seychelles, returned to Ireland to be awarded as a 6th Dan, which holds the title of Master in Mugendo by Professor George Canning.
Also in attendance George Canning Jnr 9th Dan (Professor) and Tim Crowley 6th Dan (Master)
Front Row: Tim Crowley,(6th Dan Master) Professor George Canning (10th Dan) Brendan Burke (6th Dan Master) Professor George Canning Jnr (9th Dan) Pat McParland (6th Degree Master)
In attendance l-r Pat McParland, Fergal Lawlor, Professor George Canning and John Kennedy
see September Irish Fighter Magazine for his full story
After the Easter Break, the professor put the students through a surprise Master Class of advanced strength building technics to help them develop strength and resistance....
student Karl Fanning was awarded his 3d dan on the day
6th Degree Master Award
George Canning Jnr award Pat McParland his 6th Degree Master Cert
Students of the
World Mugendo University
World Mugendo University
Anthony Kelch, John Kennedy,
Pat McParland, Professor George Canning, Maurice Gibney, George Canning Jnr,
5th Dan Award
George Canning Jnr
Award for the Professor by his students
Pictures show (L) the award, (R) Pat and the Professor
(Below) students and families in attendance