Thompson teaching kick boxing to those wanting to get fit

B!Z-Nate-Thompson-39OROVILLE – Nathan Thompson, a professional kick boxer and MMA fighter, is putting his knowledge to use training those who want to get in shape at the Oroville Fitness Center, located at at 811 Appleway St.

Thompson, a graduate of Oroville High School, has been training in his sport for six years to become a professional athlete. He says kick boxing is a great cardio exercise.

“I’m really flexible and can make adjustments to the program to fit my client’s needs. It’s great for keeping everybody working and sweating,” he said, adding that he is giving the community a new look at fitness through his program.

Thompson is putting together his classes at Oroville Fitness, but would like to start his own exercise studio some day.

Thompson said he can have classes of six to eight people.

“The goal is to have classes every hour.

“Contact me at 509-560-3054 or come on in and we will find a program that works for you,” he said.

Thompson’s next professional fight is scheduled for Nov. 15 at Northern Quest Casino on Spokane.