Northam MMA fighter competing in Perth comp this weekend

Matty "The Pitbull" Fernihough with coach Tommy Keefe.
Matty "The Pitbull" Fernihough with coach Tommy Keefe.

Local martial arts fighter Matthew Fernihough will be competing in his first fight this weekend in Perth.

The Northam boy will compete in the amatuer Muay Thai competion after months of preparation and strictly eating only protein and vegetables. 

Matthew trains with The Elite Champion Mixed Martial Arts (ECMMA) Northam club six days a week.

Trainer Tommy Keefe is a hands on coach and has been helping Matt every step of the journey.

The club trains at the FCYC from 5pm to 8pm on Tuesday and 6pm to 8pm on Thursday. All ages and fitness levels are welcome. 

Classes include:

  • Baby boomers 4 to 7 year olds
  • Elite juniors. 7 to 13 year olds
  • Elite seniors 13+ men and women's classes
  • Titans (fighters only)
  • Woman's Mma and fitness 13+

For more information contact trainer Tommy Keefe on 0437 995 062 or head to the Facebook Page ECMMA.