Right now is your chance to meet UFC Hall of Fame legend BJ Penn if you happen to be on Oahu. “The Prodigy” is on the island to give a sneak peak of the new BJ Penn UFC Gym in Mililani, Hawaii.
An announcement was just made to remind everyone about their chance to meet “The Prodigy” on Wednesday.
Live now, get to the Mililani Town Center to meet and take photos with legendary UFC Hall of Fame fighter BJ Penn.
The Prodigy is here signing autographs until 1 p.m. HST as part of a sneak peak of the new BJ Penn UFC Gym set to open later this year.
The 30,000-square foot facility will be Penn’s third on O’ahu, but his first Ultimate gym. His other gyms are located in Waikele and Kaka’ako.
Special membership rates are being offered in conjunction with Penn’s appearance.
“This is going to be great for the community and we’re glad we’re finally here,” Penn said between posing for photos and signing autographs. “It’s a chance to train differently and the staff is excellent.”
The meet-and-greet is being held next Aloha Island Grill and Jus Tacos.
The free sneak peak includes the chance to check out the full range of mixed martial art and fitness classes for all levels of expertise and fitness, as well as the 30-foot octagon, strength training and cardio machines, battle ropes, agility ladders, bag room, Brazilian jiu-jitsu studio and other training equipment.A “Kids Cub” daycare will also be on site for parents looking for childcare while they workout, as well as a health bar.
The new facility will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.Another perk UFC gym members receive is all pay-per-view UFC fights are shown free on multiple big-screen TVs throughout the facility.
Adam Sedlack, president of UFC Gyms, is also on hand and said there is a competition with Miami’s new UFC gym for a membership drive.
“BJ’s a partner with the UFC and one thing Hawaii has that Florida doesn’t is BJ,” Sedlack said. “His name , the way he trains, it’s what the UFC Gym experience is all about.”
The center is located at:
95-1249 Meheula Parkway
Mililani, HI 96789