Evolve MMA looking for a new head coach

Monday, January 09, 2017

The Singapore-based Evolve MMA is the #1 academy in Asia. As former head coach Heath Sims will be focusing on the wrestling program, there is a highly sought after vacancy in the agency – head coach.

The coach will be working with a world-class roster of talent that includes:
•Ben Askren, ONE Championship welterweight champion;
•Shinya Aoki, former  ONE lightweight champion;
•Rafael Dos Anjos, former UFC lightweight champion;
•Angela Lee, ONE women’s atomweight champion.

The coach will also be working with an extraordinary group of coaches including:
•Muay Thai legend Petchboonchu FA Group;
•Muay Thai legend Sam-A Gaiyanghadao;
•Muay Thai legend Nong-O Gaiyanghadao;
•Multiple-time Muay Thai World Champion Orono Wor Petchpun;
•Multiple-time Muay Thai World Champion Sagetdao Petpayathai;
•Multiple-time Muay Thai World Champion Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichoke;
•WBA world champion boxer Yodsanan Sityodtong;
•BJJ World Champion Leandro Issa;
•BJJ World Champion Teco Shinzato;
•No-Gi World Champion Bruno Pucci.

Instructors at Evolve are believed to make as much as $10,000 per month and enjoy a benefits package. In a profession that pays precious little, the position is certain to attract some of the world’s very, very best.

“As with any world championship organization, the Evolve Fight Team continues to bolster its resources and expertise in order to continue the growth and success of our team,” said General Manager Wesley De Souza to Yahoo Sports. “We are seeking an MMA coach with significant leadership experience at the highest levels in the world to lead and build Asia’s top fighting team for its next phase of growth.“

Responsibilities for the new coach will include recruiting new athletes from around the world. Qualified applicants are asked to submit their resume to jobs@evolve-mma.com.