London Shootfighters

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London Shootfighters
Founded byAlexis Demtriades, Paul Ivens
Primary trainersAlexis Demetriades, Paul Ivens, Andy Zajac, Marios Demetriades
Current titleholdersMarius Zaromskis welterweight champion (Dream); welterweight Grand Prix Winner (Dream 2009) 168 lb (76 kg; 12.0 st) Karlos Vemola middleweight champion (UCMMA, GCF, Czech MMAA)
Prominent fightersJames Thompson (PRIDE FC, Sengoku, KSW, Bellator)
Mostapha Al Turk (UFC)
John Hathaway (UFC)
Marius Zaromskis (DREAM, Cage Rage, Bellator)
Michael Page (UCMMA, SFL, Bellator)
Training facilitiesHooks Gym, Park Royal, West London

London Shootfighters mixed martial arts (MMA) gym and fight team based in London,[1] and founded in 1997 by Alexis Demetriades and Paul Ivens.

Promotions and management[edit]

London Shootfighters Gym is also involved in the promotion of Mixed Martial Arts Events having been running shows since MMA first gained its popularity in the UK. In 2004, they put on Extreme Force at Wembley, which was the first UK based show to take the sport out of night clubs and into a bigger arena. London Shootfighters also manages and promotes its fighters, having dealt with mixed martial arts shows around the world such as the UFC, DREAM and Sengoku all the way down to amateur shows.

Associated fighters[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Aiming for the Top: London Shootfighters - Aiming for the top". 2007-05-08. Retrieved 2014-02-06.

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