Kihon MMA in Desert Hot Springs CA

Kihon MMA: DHS Based, Nationally Known!

With the ever increasing popularity worldwide of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), we are proud to showcase something HUGE in our own backyard! Led by our own Eddie Bates, Kihon MMA began nearly 19 years ago and has now been positioned as a national powerhouse! Few realize that here in this city, we have national cham0ps from the King of the Cage and Gladiator series.

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Kihon MMA in Desert Hot Springs CA

Shaniyah Carlson – California & National Champ

 

 

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Cole Bates- King of the cage fighting champion.

 

 

Kihon MMA in Desert Hot Springs CA

Camilo Ortiz-7 yrs old Grappling champion.

 

Kihon MMA in Desert Hot Springs CA

Owner, Eddie Bates is a Desert Hot Springs native with a huge heart. He has a desire to pour into as many of our youth as possible. When asked about the purpose of Kihon Eddie replied, “Kihon’s purpose is to help in the development of our youth. We want to help create leaders that will have a positive impact on our world.”

Credentials? He has them! Mr. Bates has accomplished the following:

-1st degree black belt Okinawian Karate
-3rd degree black belt, Kihon MMA
-Purple Belt,Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Why Martial Arts? According to Mr. Bates, “Martial Arts teaches a system of structure through respect, loyalty, trust, humility, and confidence.”

 

Kihon MMA in Desert Hot Springs CA
Get your youth involved! Contact Kihon for more information. Registration NOW open and scholarships include training costs and gear! (760) 272-0019  and online at http://kihonmmaca.com!!!

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