UFC Gym will open its first South Carolina location in Greenville on October 8, 2016.

The studio is located at 2435 East North Street, and the gym will be open from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

“The reception to our gym from the Greenville community has truly been amazing,” UFC Gym – Greenville franchise owner Brad Schulte said. “This gym raises the bar as the premiere fitness destination in the Upstate area and we’re excited to show off all the features and amenities on Saturday.”

The 17,000-square-foot gym is highlighted by a 24-foot octagon, strength training and cardio machines, battle ropes, agility ladders, bag room, large mat areas featuring Brazilian jiu-jitsu, wrestling, and other martial arts for youth and adults.

Since debuting in 2009, UFC Gym has opened more than 135 locations throughout the U.S., Australia, Canada, South America, Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates.