News & Updates
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April 15th, 2-18 Miami Beach, Florida Fres Oquendo, who is an original 5th St. Gym fighter will be going after George Foreman’s record as the oldest Heavyweight Champion in history. The fight will take place in Cologne, Germany and Oquendo willl be training at 5th St. gym for the fight.
The local Miami icon and former Professional Boxer and Donato De Martiis is now a permanent fixture at The World Famous 5th St. Gym. Check out his bio below. Contact Donato directly at 305-713-3616 Even at a very young age combat sports were always Donato’s passion. He began training as a teenager in martial arts and became an Aikido black… Read more »
Posted on February 11, 2015 In: News & Updates
5th St. Gym and Roots of Fight have partnered up for an exclusive vintage T-Shirt featuring the GOAT Muhammad Ali (then Cassius Clay) with the original 5th St. Gym logo. The limited edition T-Shirt was introduced this year and already has taken off like gangbusters. #TeamTony representing 5th St. Gym today at the UFC fight night in Sweden joining otherUFC… Read more »
Dab Tyler and Fres Oquendo attended the 52nd WBC Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada where they lobbied for 5th St. Gym Fighters and get some training in at the same time.
5th St. Gym sweeps in December. Bilal Laggounne wins the EBU European Crusiserweight Championship in Croatia, Johnny Frachey KO in Moldova, Adriana Lima leads the Victoria Secrets show in London and Roxane Teixeira is victorious. Congratulations to all of our wonderful Champions.
Adriana back training at 5th St. and better than ever. Since it’s inception, the 5th St. Gym has always attracted the best professional athletes, celebrities, amateurs and mostly day to day working folks who want to train among legends. They all come to see the history, but more importantly train with the best coaches, the best trainers in the… Read more »
Tom Tsatas writes a scathing response to head ESPN Boxing writer Dan Rafael. After Dan Rafael wrote a denigrating article on 5th St. Gym trained fighter Fres Oquendo possibly fighting WBA World Heavyweight Champion Wladimyr Klitschko, 5th St. Gym Co-Owner Tom Tsatas responded with a response Rafael found disheartening. After posting the article to in an attempt to humiliate Oquendo… Read more »