Penn opening new UFC GYM

Less than two years after opening the doors on the initial UFC

GYM on the island of Oahu, the company announced earlier today that

they will once again partner with former two-division UFC champion

and coach on the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter B.J. Penn

to bring a second UFC GYM facility to the island.

The gym, which will be located in the Waikele Center and serve

the Central and Leeward Oahu communities, is set to begin enrolling

members on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, and will open its doors for

workouts in early 2014.

“I’m excited to partner with UFC GYM to open another

location so soon after the successful opening of our first Oahu gym

nearly two years ago,” said Hilo, Hawaii’s Penn in a

press release distributed by the UFC on Monday. “We wanted to

expand on the west side of the island to continue to share our

workouts and lifestyle that have proven successful not only for our

members, but for me, personally, as well as many of the

world’s most elite UFC athletes.”

The newest UFC GYM facility will feature a 30-foot Octagon,

Brazilian jiu-jitsu studio, and all the top of the line strength

training and conditioning equipment needed to provide members with

the opportunity to sweat, move, and TRAIN DIFFERENT.

Membership incudes unlimited access to all signature classes,

including Brazilian jiu-jitsu and muay thai, as well as the ability

to work with a team of Personal Trainers focused on helping members

achieve results and reach their goals. The new facility will also

feature a UFC GYM retail store and a provate UFC GYM Kids are

specializing in youth fitness.

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