Mayweather Boxing + Fitness Expands Internationally to the UAE and Japan

Floyd Mayweather’s Fitness Franchise continues rapid growth and global expansion

THE ANGELS, November 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mayweather Boxing and Fitness, the premier group boxing and fitness concept developed by undefeated boxing legend, Floyd Mayweatherannounced today that it has signed agreements with two different master franchise partners to bring the iconic fitness brand to both the United Arab Emirates and Japan. The development plans will bring studios to major cities in each of these countries, including Dubai and Tokyo. The international deals further accelerate the franchise’s exceptional growth so far in 2022, having already opened 30 new studios across the US this year.

The announcement comes on the heels of Floyd Mayweather’s most recent victory in the ring November 13st into the Coca-Cola arena Dubai. As always, Mayweather’s timing remains impeccable, and – with the announcement of the new international relationships in conjunction with his high-profile exhibition bout – he’s already making headlines for the expansion into both countries.

“Throughout my boxing career I have had the great privilege of working with brilliant minds from both the middle east and Japan.” said Floyd Mayweather, legendary boxer and co-founder of Mayweather Boxing + Fitness. “Spreading the values ​​of health, fitness and community has been at the heart of this business and I’m excited to work with the best of the best in both of these countries.”

The master franchise group in the UAE is led by Ax Capital private equity fund, based on Dubaiwith partners, Boris Kisko and Patrik Mandzela. Kisko has deep expertise in scaling international businesses, and currently owns and operates the premiere Mayweather Boxing + Fitness location in Hollywood, California. A veteran in expanding emerging brands beyond their local operations, Mandzela will lead regional marketing and business development.

The master franchise group in Japan is led by Yusuke Nitta and Tomoyuki Mori. Nitta has deep expertise in launching and scaling successful Japanese companies in the property development, housing, tourism, apparel and information technology sectors. Mori had a 20-year career as a senior managing director at several global investment banks and now manages several real estate development and restaurant businesses.

Both groups were on hand Sunday to see the figurehead of their new business score another victory in the ring, while the Mayweather Boxing + Fitness brand was broadcast to the world as a title sponsor of the event.

“This year has seen tremendous growth for the brand, and we are delighted with this new opportunity to grow our global footprint in key international markets,” said James Williams, CEO of Mayweather Boxing + Fitness. “We are excited to build some incredible studios and make Mayweather the number one fitness brand in each of the markets we operate in. We look forward to partnering with well-resourced, strategic and proven national operators like Ax Capital, Patrik and Boris in the UAE; and Nitta, Mori and Miyata in Japan.”

Mayweather Boxing + Fitness offers one of the most effective group fitness experiences on the market today and uses methods that have been developed throughout Floyd Mayweather’s 25-year undefeated boxing career. Floyd developed and designed the innovative fitness experience with the perfect combination of boxing, strength and cardio conditioning intervals to be accessible to any fitness audience. Members participate in 45- and 60-minute classes that use the latest smart screen technology to project Floyd’s image throughout the duration of the class, making members feel like they are learning and training with the undefeated boxer himself. .

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About Mayweather Boxing+ Fitness

Founded in 2018 by undefeated boxing champion Floyd Mayweatheralong with his partners, Burrel Wilks III and James Williams, Mayweather Boxing + Fitness offers an inclusive, high-intensity fitness experience. Headquarters in Dallasthe brand currently has 65 locations remaining the United States. For more information about Mayweather Boxing + Fitness, or if you are interested in franchise opportunities in the US or internationally, please visit Mayweather Boxing and Fitness.

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