Today Judotraining had the pleasure to visit UFC Shanghai. The 93,000 square-foot facility is nearly three times the size of the original UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas, serving as a hub for fighters from mainland China and the Asia-Pacific region to train and develop.
Last season, the Chinese National Judo Team was at UFC Shanghai with most of their best athletes road to the Olympics.
Last September UFC was named high-performance advisor to Chinese Olympic Committee.
“The deal sees Chinese athletes given access to the UFC’s US$13 million high performance training institute in Shanghai as part of their preparations for next summer’s postponed Tokyo 2020 summer games and the Beijing 2022 winter games”
“UFC will also provide a variety of high performance physical and rehabilitation services to Chinese athletes, with a focus on strength and conditioning, sports science, physical therapy and nutrition”. Read more here.