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NewLife Gym is an inclusive Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) gym based in Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland. Established in 2013, our goal has always been to create a warm and friendly environment where anyone can access training with no limitations. 

We cater for competitive athletes through to recreational students. We offer classes suitable for all genders, experience levels and ages. 

Whether your goal is to compete or to simply get yourself moving be confident in reaching out, we are always happy to chat. 

David Galbraith - Head Coach



We have 3 separate youth programs which cater to the little ones right up to teenagers. Our classes are taught in an age-appropriate fashion by experienced coaches.

Every coach is trained, first aid qualified, insured and PVG checked, meaning that they are cleared to work with kids. Your child's safety and well-being, as well as your peace of mind, is our priority.


Our newly established youth Rising Stars Fight Team is currently preparing for their first National bouts! Having competed at several interclub they are ready to move on to the UK's youth MMA and nogi Jiu-Jitsu circuit.


Our adult fight teams; Resurgence MMA & NewLife Grappling, are headed up by Former Pro MMA Fighter David Galbraith and assisted by former Commonwealth and Olympic Games selected wrestler Sean. We also regularly compete in striking bouts.


Whether you want to train recreationally or fight we have options available. Our classes cater for all levels of experience and fitness.

We offer Boxing, Muay Thai/K1, Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling, Sparring, MMA, Intro 2 MMA courses well as some recovery style classes.


 Taught by experienced coaches & athletes.



All of our 121 sessions are fully customised to meet your needs. Whether it's to brush up on your skills and techniques or to get your fitness back, our coaches are experienced at helping you get to where you want to be. 

We offer 121 and small group tuition in Boxing, K1 Kickboxing/Muay Thai, Wrestling, MMA, Jiu-Jitsu and Strength & Conditioning.

Our in-house Sports therapist also offers Rehab PTs and private tuition in Movement & Mobility 


Looking for a dedicated women-only class? We are proud to offer one of the most comprehensive Women's only programs in Scotland. 

3 x classes a week, focussing on the sports aspect of Boxing & Kickboxing taught by female coaches and athletes.

Learn how to strike with technique.


Sore back? Unstable ankle? Tense shoulders? We got you covered!


Sports Therapy is not just for athletes.


Our fully qualified & experienced team of Sports Therapists, Jordan & Alex, are dedicated to helping people of all ages and walks of life, who are experiencing musculoskeletal (MSK) issues - such as back pain or sports injuries.

We offer a wide range of treatments, including Chinese Cupping, designed to get you back on your feet.

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We are currently taking on both new youth and adult students across all disciplines.

Classes start from £6/session and memberships from £50/month.

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