November 1, 2017 – Desert Force Training Centers (DFTC) has come one step closer to realizing their vision of ‘positively influencing Arab youth and guiding them towards healthy lifestyles by providing an ideal environment where they can better appreciate, the discipline, competitiveness and positive spirit associated to mixed martial arts,’ today with the announcement of their new partnership with Fitness Time in Saudi Arabia.
Via its exclusive franchise in Saudi Arabia (Gym Developments Company) DFTC has entered into a
partnership with Fitness Time for the establishment of Desert Force Training facilities within Fitness Time centers. With over 135 centers (that include children and ladies dedicated gyms) across Saudi Arabia, Fitness Time is the Kingdom’s leading fitness centers management company. In November 2017, the first four DFTC facilities will be launched and more locations will be rapidly added
over the coming months. The DFTC facilities are designed with the mixed martial arts enthusiasts in
mind. From beginners to professional, the centers will offer a wide range of classes that appeal to their level and preferred discipline.
Interest in mixed martial arts is on the rise across the Middle East. The 20 Desert Force events that have aired on Pan Arab TV and Desert Force Academiya (a reality show that follows MMA competitors as they to breakthrough to the professional arena) have been main drivers behind the rapidly growing mixed martial arts fan and enthusiasts base.
DFTC will offer a wide range of dynamic, performance based group and private classes. The training
centers’ functional based fitness programs are designed for both adults and juniors. The centers’ are not exclusive to professional MMA fighters; on the contrary they are designed for enthusiasts, of all levels, and all ages.