Team Bushido MMA and Fitness Center Be a Fan Support
On October 27 Team Bushido MMA and Fitness Center held a fundraiser for the Red Laces campaign in support of Special Olympics Ottawa. Various MMA athletes and members of the Center gave their time to give demonstrations of the various disciplines that make up MMA and help with the silent auction of MMA items. Volunteers as follows:
Nabil “The Thrill” Khatib
“Rajin” Kajan Johnson
James “Thunder” Polodna
Ivan “The Pride of El Salvadore” Menjivar
Mike “The Martian” Ricci
Tania Khatib also gave a self defence session for our athletes and other participants.
Autographed MMA auction items were donated by the following individuls:
Georges St. Pierre
Team Bushido raised $1800. for Special Olympics Ottawa. Our thanks to all the volunteers who gave so generously of their time with special thanks to the Khatib family, Nabil, Tania, Leila and Nadia for holding up the event.
OPP Torch Run and the Ottawa 67's Junior hockey team "Big Ticket" Event
A special thanks to Dylan Corbett and the Ottawa 67's!
St. Joseph's Catholic High School Celebrate "Be a Fan Day"
On October 25th St. Joseph's Catholic High School celebrated Red Laces Day by holding a floor hockey friendly between the Ottawa Gladiators and their junior
Our sincere thanks go out to the students and teachers of St. Joe's with special thanks to teacher James Marcogliese who organized the event and Jenn Neufeld Head Coach of the Gladiators and her team of athletes.