MMA fitness trainer seminar coming to Okinawa

A Mixed Martial Arts expert is coming to Okinawa in October to conduct a Certification Course on developing cutting edge Mixed Martial Arts strength and conditioning training programs.

The trainer seminar and certification testing by Coach Kevin Kearns takes place at the Capoeira Academy Okinawa on October 20th and 21st.  Kearns’ program addresses physical, mental and spiritual approaches for any sport, as well as specifics on training clients or military or law enforcement units.  The course is open to sports coaches, Martial Arts teachers and students, personal and group trainers, cross fit and functional fitness trainers, and those wanting to revolutionize their workout routines. The seminar explains ▪ How to Conduct a Personalized Evaluation ▪ Warm-up Techniques That Really Matter ▪ Establishing the Foundation of Strength for Improved Performance ▪ Strength Training Protocols ▪ New Approaches to Achieve Explosive Power ▪ Flexibility in a Multidimensional World ▪  Putting and Keeping Gas in the Tank ▪ Partner Drills That Motivate, Challenge and Burn ▪ Cooling Down for Injury Prevention ▪ Developing Training Programs that Optimize Results ▪ Nutrition and Weight Loss Management, and ▪ Adapting The Principles of the Burn with Kearns MMA Training System to Various Populations. Some of Coach Kearns’ Notable Clients Include: Daniel Gracie (Pride Fighting Championship, International Fight League and Team Gracie Grappler), Kenny Florian (UFC Champion), Alberto Crane (UFC, King of Cage and Ring of Fire Light Weight Champion), Nate Quarry (UFC), Stephan Bonnar (UFC), Kurt “Batman” Pellegrino (UFC), Marcus Davis (UFC),  Alex Karalexis (UFC and WEC), Din Thomas (UFC) and Spencer Fisher (UFC). The Certification Course is set for October 20th and 21st  from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Capoeira Academy Okinawa. The Level 1 certification is on Saturday and Level 2 portion on Sunday. The price of taking just the level 1 portion is $295 until October 1st  and then $395 thereafter. Taking both Level 1 and 2 is $395 until October 1st  and $495 thereafter. Space is limited so please register at, call (098) 936-8883, or visit Coach Kearns’ site directly to register and pay at

11:10 28 Feb , 2024