21 Apr '15, 4pm

Rocker Brings Bitcoin to Mixed Martial Arts Campaign

An unusual Indiegogo campaign will launch on Tuesday, April 21 that brings together the worlds of music, Mixed Martial Arts and bitcoin. OSS Mentality is the brainchild of Brian Byrne, lead singer of the Canadian rock band I Mother Earth and avid MMA practitioner, and Jon Foster, former fighter and current gym owner. The idea of OSS Mentality is to create a hub of resources for MMA practitioners – including trainers, nutritionists, sports psychologists, and instructors – allowing fighters to help other fighters while providing “a positive force in the world of combat sports. Byrne was introduced to bitcoin by Anthony Di Iorio, founder of Decentral in Toronto and co-founder of Ethereum. Di Iorio worked with Byrne to set up bitcoin payments for the Indiegogo campaign. “Decentral is pleased to be working with OSS Mentality on the integration of their bitcoin into the fundrais...

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