The UK Federation has collected together some resources that should answer basic questions about training, armour and suitable sporting insurance to cover personal injury whilst fighting abroad.

If you’ve got any other questions please contact us on our website or join our Facebook group for a chat.


A run through of the main types of armour available, how suitable each one is for full-contact fighting, together with the different armour styles generally allowed in the main full-contact tournaments.

Sport’s Insurance:

The UK Fed’s recommendation for sports insurance when travelling internationally to tournaments. Normal travel insurance doesn’t cut it. Read and be protected.

Training Resources:

A selection of resources that we have used in fitness training and planning as individuals and with our members. These are mainly taken from the British Army and are used at an individual’s own risk.



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