FKCI announces partnership with Zahabi MMA

October 5, 2012


FKCI announces partnership with Zahabi MMA

Fitness Kickboxing Canada Inc (FKCI) Orangeville location will introduce the Zahabi MMA Jiu-Jitsu program developed by Firas Zahabi, head coach of Tristar Gym and Zahabi MMA in Montreal.

Over the past year we have had the privilege of working with Firas Zahabi at our National Training Development Center in Orangeville Ontario and at Firas Zahabi’s Tristar Gym in Montreal” says FKCI president and chief instructor Ross O’Donnell. “As a competitive kickboxing club for many years we have seen the evolution of the sport of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and recognize that it is crucial to develop an outstanding ground game with solid Jiu-Jitsu skills” O’Donnell said, “by joining forces with the top MMA coach in Canada, (Head Coach to UFC champion George St. Pierre and numerous upcoming UFC superstars including Rory MacDonald), the training curriculum developed by , implemented and overseen by Firas Zahabi will solidify our position as one of the top MMA school curriculums in Canada”.

Fitness Kickboxing Canada will be the first club outside of Tristar gym in Montreal to utilize this educational curriculum to prepare athletes for Mixed Martial Arts competitions.

Firas Zahabi shares in the excitement of the new program partnership “I’m looking forward to helping FKCI create a first class Mixed Martial Art program”. Zahabi confirms “FKCI will be the first school to have the Zahabi MMA program”

Applications for our November 1st program launch are now being accepted.  Visit



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