Bela Boxe School adopts MMA style and prepares to host international competition

Praia, Jan 9 (Inforpress) – The Bela Boxe school, in the neighborhood of Bela Vista, is committed to provide its students with MMA wrestling techniques and is already preparing the organization in April of an international competition involving foreign professionals athletes.

The “Bela Boxe” mentor, Djone Monteiro, told Inforpress that currently has 13 pre-selected practitioners, who since November have been perfecting the techniques of this mixed martial arts category, with those of boxing, as part of a project turned to the promotion of this modality in Santiago and, perhaps, in Cabo Verde.

Djone Monteiro said he has been making contacts with the Cabo Verdean athlete who  stands out in free-wrestling in Europe, Domingos Barros, known as “The Destroyer”, to perform a training session with his athletes at the Académica de Karaté of the sensey Djaló, in Tira Chapéu, where the association trains daily, in this passage through hist native land.

Monteiro said that most of the athletes he works with already has a lot of boxing experience, with the particularity of some of the boxers competing in the T.B.F., reason why, in his view, they did not have great difficulties in adapting to the new training methodologies