John Kavanagh

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Birthday
18, 1981
Birthplace
Ireland
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
18, 1981 (age 37)
Birthplace
Ireland

About

Mixed martial arts fighter and coach most well known as the owner of the Straight Blast Gym, a MMA academy known for producing champions like Conor McGregor.

Before Fame

At only five years old, he began taking karate and by 1996 had begun training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. By 2001 he had founded the Straight Blast Gym.

Trivia

In 2016, he released his book Win or Learn : MMA, Conor McGregor and Me: A Trainer's Journey.

Family Life

The Ireland native has lived much of his life in Dublin.

Associated With

Another decorated alumni of the Straight Blast Gym is Iceland native Gunnar Nelson.