Tim Kennedy pays Greg Jackson/Jackson's MMA 23% of his earnings

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    Gatorade, floor mats ect.
     
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    Gym fees, as in the facilities probably. He is training under the roof of a really really nice gym, so that is probably what that 13% is.

    You have to think the only fighters who get "free" gym time are the fighters who started their own, and even then, you have to run the gym of course.
     
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    13% according to T/S.
     
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    Let's see how fast this devolves into a "Greg Jackson is the source of every problem in MMA" shit/hate fest.
     
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    So we're trying to put the focus everywhere but the UFC? Interesting.
     
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    Whoops I read that wrong. I thought he meant an additional 3% for some reason. You are right.
     
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    Jeesus people, Greg Jackson is the source of every problem in MMA...

    Point fighting, eye pokes, knee kicks, artificially getting fans, now fighter pay!
     
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  10. BAM Devout Belieber

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    does Jackson charge a percentage or a flat fee?
     
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    pretty fair,... even low end of scale...
     
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    Training costs money.. It isn't rocket science
     
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  13. BAM Devout Belieber

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    there are other camps, obviously he saw Jackson and decided that the package was worth the price. He's a fully grown man and made a decision, has nobody to blame on that end and Jackson is charging what the market allows him to, similar to how a fighter or any other human being does.
     
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    10% for the trainer and 10% gym fees is about that most MMA fighters and boxers pay
     
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    Does Tim still train full time at jackson's? I imagine fighters wanting to train at 4 different gyms for technique and then more gyms for fitness contributes to a lot of gym fees. And then there's renting out space for personal use if a fighter wants to hold their own mini camp.
     
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    most likely % for the pros and fees for the plebs
     
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    13% is ridiculous. He shouldn't pay any more than a new 17 year old kid using the facilities that's there for the same amount each day. Of course, he should pay more for Jackson's services and a percentage is fine if thats how greg charges.
     
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    Sounds like a personal problem
     
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    And 10% for the manager and 20%+ for taxes plus there is medical fees and licensing fees and the list goes on
     
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