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Big John McCarthy Bringing MMA Training Seminar to Fort McMurray

(Fort McMurray, AB – April 6, 2017) – Mixed martial arts (MMA) enthusiasts have the opportunity to attend a referee and judging training seminar with the legendary UFC referee Big John McCarthy, hosted by the RMWB Combative Sports Commission.

COMMAND Referee and Judging Training Seminar
Date: Saturday, May 13, 2017
Time: 10:30 a.m.to 5 p.m.
Location: Casman Centre, 110 Eymundson Rd., Fort McMurray
Cost: $367.50 per person, plus Eventbrite administration fees

COMMAND is an internationally recognized MMA referee and judging training school founded by McCarthy and approved by the Association of Boxing Commissions (ABC), which is the regulatory body for all commissions in North America.

“This seminar is a special and unique opportunity for the local MMA community, and we are very excited to welcome Big John McCarthy to Fort McMurray,” said Phil Heinzelman, RMWB Combative Sports Commission member. “The seminar is a prerequisite to the COMMAND judging and referee certification courses, so anyone interested in becoming certified is encouraged to sign up.”

Register online through the RMWB Combative Sports Commission website at rmwb.ca/csc. Participants must be at least 16 years of age to register. The Combative Sports Commission is the regulatory body for combative sports events in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

For more information, visit rmwb.ca/csc or email wbcombativesports@gmail.com.

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