LOS ANGELES – GLORY, the world’s premier stand-up combat organization and Whistle, an entertainment and sports media company known for creating inspiring and engaging programming for young audiences, today announced the premiere of Kickin’ It on Facebook Watch.
Hosted by Anthony ‘Spice’ Adams, Kickin’ It follows the former NFL player turned comedian and social media sensation as he goes into the world of GLORY and meets participants in one of the world’s hardest-hitting and most intense sports.
In the debut episode, released today, Adams is in Chicago to witness a GLORY event first-hand. There he encounters elite fighters from across the planet and sits down with them to learn their personal stories and the journeys which have brought them to this point.
Featured in the debut episode are Romanian heavyweight giant Benjamin Adegbuyi, aspiring poet Tiffany van Soest – the first American to win a GLORY world title – and Petchpanomrung, who started competing at the age of 7 and with his winnings has lifted his family out of poverty in rural Thailand.
New episodes of Kickin’ It drop every Tuesday at 2 pm PT / 5 pm ET on Facebook Watch.