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Lucky-Phineas Nhlengethwa: Rest in peace my friend

Lucky-Phineas Nhlengethwa: Rest in peace my friend

October 1, 2014 1 Comment

After the more reverent church service took place last week, about 150 of his friends, fellow coaches, students and the owner of The Arena MMA Gym got together for an additional Celebration of Life for their dear friend Lucky-Phineas Nhlengethwa Saturday afternoon at the gym where Lucky gave them so many fond memories and helped […]

Friends share thoughts about the loss of Lucky

Friends share thoughts about the loss of Lucky

September 11, 2014 No Comments

The Arena MMA: “It is with great regret and heavy, heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our Boxing Coach and absolutely tremendous human being, Lucky-Phineas Nhlengethwa. He was 43 years old. He passed away in his home unexpectedly and far, far too soon due to Asthma related issues. He leaves behind his lovely […]

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