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Fight Scout partners with Goat Shed Academy, Spartans K1, MMAN to continue mission of supporting combat sports community

Partnerships targeted towards driving significant awareness around the academies as a whole through the Fight Scout app.
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MIAMI – Fight Scout is delighted to announce partnership deals with Goat Shed Academy, based in Miami, Spartans K1 based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Mixed Martial Arts Association Netherlands. 

Fight Scout App will support and raise the academies' profiles, as well as their roster of athletes, coaches and managers through the app and other properties. The partnerships are targeted towards driving significant awareness around the academies as a whole through the app.

Goat Shed Academy

Goat Shed Academy, based in Miami, is the first ever MMA and self defense academy in Florida led by Asim Zaidi, a two-time kickboxing world champion and a former official national MMA coach for Team USA.

The Academy teaches an integrated, complete and systematic approach to combat unlike any other gym, by combining technical skills from all combat disciplines including Brazilian jiu-jitsu, muay Thai, submission grappling, wrestling, boxing, taekwondo, judo, kickboxing and more,

Goat Shed Academy has developed some incredible talents including Gillian Robertson of the UFC and Roybert Echeverria, who recently got rewarded with a UFC contract after taking part in Dana White's Contender Series.

"We are delighted to have an exciting new platform that is shaking things up in the combat world like Fight Scout, ultimately helping to grow our beautiful game on a global scale," Zaidi said. "We look forward to a long-standing relationship to work together and collaborate on building each other;s platforms and help develop the sport further."

Spartans K1

Spartans K1 is one of the top kickboxing organizations based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, developing some of the best kickboxers from amateur to professional levels. Spartan K1 Rules is one of the biggest kickboxing promoters endorsed by the Confederacao Brasileira de KickBoxing (CBKB). Some of the top talents in their roster include Ravy Brunow, Marcos Carvalho and Inglyd Emillay.

"We are very excited to announce our partnership deal with Fight Scout," Spartans K1 founder William Molina said. "I really think that we need such tech solutions in our industry that actually provide real benefits and value, so I am looking forward to working with Fight Scout's team."

Mixed Martial Arts Association Netherlands

The Mixed Martial Arts Association Netherlands (MMAAN) is the official association for sport of MMA in the Netherlands. The MMAAN focuses on developing MMA in the Netherlands for cadets, juniors and seniors at an amateur level. In addition, they focus on propagating common rules, safety regulations, structure, progress paths and mutual exchange.

With the vision and objective to make all Dutch MMA fighters drug-free, the MMAAN is rolling out the training and graduation structure for the sport of MMA in the Netherlands, co-organizing the first Dutch Championships and letting the Dutch athletes participate in the first European Championships.

"We are happy and excited to have Fight Scout as a partner of the association," MMAAN chairman Micha Van Der Meer said. "Our amateur athletes will really benefit from the access they will have to professional managers, promoters and coaches not just in the Netherlands but also around Europe and the U.S."