Laura Byrnes wins WV State Kickboxing title

This past Saturday night April 29th at the Waco Center in Glenville WV Laura Byrnes (Elk River Boxing Club) defeated Kayla Varney from Wheeling West Virginia via unanimous decision for the West Virginia Semi Pro Women’s Welterweight title IMG_6413


Rumble in the Rec 2

This past Saturday night Elk River Boxing Club participated in the Rumble at the Rec 2 At Fairmont State College in Fairmont WV.

Laura Byrnes (Elk River Boxing Club) faced Hailey Bishop ( Clarksburg WV)  on the women’s Welterweight title fight and Trenton Harper (Elk River Boxing Club) faced James Hibbs (Clarksburg WV) in the men’s Crusierweight Division.


Elk River Boxing Club wins at the Elkins Toughman

This past weekend David Malcomb and Mason McCann from Elk River Boxing Club competed in the 15th annual Elkins Toughman held at the Elkins High School

David Malcomb won the lightweight Division after Defeating Ronnie Dominqiez of Cowan West Virginia.

Mason Malcomb lost a semi final bout via split decision to Joey Morris of Buchanan West Virginia.

Pictured Right to left Mason McCann Coach Rob Fletcher and David Malcomb…and separately David’s Malcomb getting his hand raised.


2017 MidWest Open


Members of the Elk River Boxing and MMA Club will be participating in The AGC  2017 Midwest Open March 4th at Lakeview Junior High
12445 Ault Rd Pickerington, OH .

Since 2012, The Midwest Open has been one of the LARGEST & MOST RESPECTED Jiu-Jitsu competitions in this part of the country!

The Elk River Boxing and MMA Club Brazilian Jiu Jitsu team is part of the George Oiler Jiu Jitsu Network.

Coach Rob Fletcher says he’s excited about the teams first competition this year, and he is looking forward to the team bringing back some gold medals to Elk River Boxing Club and MMA.


Female Boxer to compete for Toughest Woman Title

img_4419Laura Byrnes from Elk River Boxing Club will be competing for the title Toughest Woman in WV in the Middleweight Division this upcoming Saturday January 28th the the West Virginia Sports Promotion Clarksburg Toughman . Her opponent Samantha Pill from Clarksburg has won 2 Toughman Contest along with several other boxing matches . Laura the 2012 Beckley Toughman Champion 2012 Williamson Rough n Rowdy Champion. Also she is 4-0 USA Boxing . She has been Ranked 2nd in the World by the IKF in full contact rules Kickboxing . 6-4 Kickboxing record . Fought K1 in New York City March 2013 .. and have competed 2 MMA fights in Pennsylvania . She has been training several hours everyday for this competition and hope to bring the title back to Elk River Boxing Club.. attached is a photo of Laura