Polish journalist Pawel Sawicki caught up with Mike Burgerhof, better known in the Netherlands as “Mike Nikko”.
Burgerhof heads Nikko Sports, one of the top kickboxing equipment companies in Holland and growing internationally. Elite Dutch fighters Nieky Holzken, Tayfun “Turkish Turbine” Ozcan, and Jorina Baars are all affiliated with Nikko Sports, and the brand has a reputation for high-quality equipment and apparel. Recently, Nikko opened its first club in Poland.
Mike and Pawel discuss the growth of Nikko Sports, the state of the sport of kickboxing, and whether MMA will overtake kickboxing in the Netherlands. It’s an interesting and informative interview.