About Hatice Ozyurt

Hatice Ozyurt was born in 1987 in Steenwijk, the Netherlands. At the age of thirteen she started thaiboxing, and by the time she was fourteen she entered the senior class. There she was trained by Frans Santing, a true legend in the world of thaiboxing. Thanks to the management of Frans she won the European title thaiboxing.


After that she continued her career under the supervision of Ali Gunyar in Eindhoven with Team Gunyar, Since 2007 she trains twice a week at the premises of Gunyar. Hatice also trains at the Fighting Palace in Zwolle, under supervision of Loek van den Bos. Still that’s not all. The cardio routines are followed with Idris Candir at Flex Health Club in Emmen. So, a great deal of the week is filled with traveling between the various training locations.


Next to kickboxing, Hatice is also a professional MMA-Fighter. Her trainer for MMA is Martijn de Jong, both national as international a big name in this discipline.


Hatice has earned quite a few titles in the European league and international league levels. From the 87 matches she has a record of 71 wins, from which 7 KO-TKO. She was European champion Kyokoshin Full Contact, European Champion Thaiboxing in the 65 kg. selection and world champion in the class of 63,5 kg.