The first 42,000 square foot fitness club will celebrate its opening with former UFC lightweight champion Frankie “The Answer” Edgar on Saturday, February 19

WAYNE, NJ, February 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — UFC GYM®the first major extension of the UFC brand®announced today that the company will open its first UFC FIT® to the northeast in Wayne, New Jersey to Saturday February 19. Former UFC lightweight champion and Toms River native, Frankie “The Answer” Edgar, will be on hand to celebrate the grand opening of the remarkable 42,000 square foot facility, located at 133 NJ-23.


“We have created an incredible community of members and team members through our UFC GYM sites at New Jerseyand we couldn’t be more excited to introduce our innovative UFC FIT fitness club to the residents of wayne and surrounding areas,” said Adam Sedlac, CEO of UFC GYM. “UFC FIT combines a dynamic mix of premium fitness experiences under one roof to deliver a holistic fitness experience for members. This innovative fitness model offers the ability to enjoy the benefits of multiple boutique fitness classes, from indoor cycling, from HIIT and boxing to Zumba.® and yoga.”

The Grand Opening Ceremony will commemorate from New Jersey first UFC FIT with a ribbon cutting at 11:30 a.m. and the chance to meet and attend MMA and women’s self-defense seminars with Edgar. The day’s full lineup of classes, special events and more includes:

8am –HIIT
9 am – Boxing
10am – Zumba
10:30 a.m. – Kickboxing and youth HIIT
11 a.m. – cycle
11:30 a.m. – Youth kickboxing
12:30 p.m. – Female Self Defense Seminar with Edgar
2 p.m. – MMA seminar with Edgar
3:30 p.m. – Meet and greet Edgar

The new multimillion-dollar facility will offer a group fitness studio, weight room, heavy-duty cardio equipment, swimming pool, sauna, full-service locker room, towel service, front and rear recovery services. after workout including cryotherapy, advance fitness technology and much more.

Members will have access to a one-stop-shop for all fitness needs, including studio-quality group fitness classes such as Les Mills BodyPump™, HIIT, water aerobics, Zumba and group fitness classes inspired by the MMA such as boxing and kickboxing. Conditioning. Youth programs for children ages 6 to 15, as well as childcare, will be offered to support physical fitness for the whole family.

The UFC FIT will be open from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m.. Monday to Friday and 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. More information on member-exclusive pre-sale rates can be found at and by calling (973) 293-5057.

The growing fitness franchise welcomes interested candidates to grow alongside the brand in key markets such as California, Texas, New York, Florida, Oregon, Washington and Hawaii. For more information on the franchise, visit or contact [email protected].

UFC gymnasium® is the first major extension of the UFC brand®, the world’s premier MMA organization, created in alliance with New Evolution Ventures™ (NeV), developers of many of the world’s most successful fitness brands. As the first to associate the benefits of MMA with fitness, the brand is not what you expect, and more than you might imagine. THE DIFFERENT UFC GYM TRAINING® offers members the ultimate fitness experience and programming that guarantees results for all ages and fitness levels. With 160 locations open and 1,000 more locations currently in development worldwide, UFC GYM has revolutionized the fitness industry and positively impacted countless lives around the world. In addition to its corporate clubs, UFC GYM offers the ability to own and operate a franchise nationally and internationally through UFC GYM® or UFC FIT® model. For more franchise information, contact [email protected] or visit For more information, please visit Where Follow UFC GYM on Instagram and Twitter @UFCGYM,

About the UFC®
cfu® is the world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, with over 688 million fans and 188 million social media followers. The organization produces more than 40 live events a year in some of the world’s most prestigious arenas, while broadcasting to nearly 900 million TV households in more than 170 countries. The UFC athlete roster includes the world’s top MMA athletes representing over 75 countries. The organization’s digital offerings include UFC FIGHT PASS®, one of the world’s leading combat sports streaming services. UFC is owned by global entertainment, sports and content company Endeavour, and is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information, visit and follow the UFC on, Snapchat, Instagram and TikTok: @UFC.



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