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Pot shop helps MMA fighter

Vernon weed shop helping local MMA fighter with travelling costs
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One Vernon marijuana shop is raising funds for a local MMA fighter.

The Coughy Shop, located on Westside Road, is donating all profits on Oct. 1 to help cover travelling costs for Rylie 'Coyote' Marchand.

Marchand, who hails from the Okanagan Indian Band, is set to make her return to the ring in Colorado. The 19-year-old fighter has a 3-0 amateur record, and is currently ranked 14th out of 56 active Canadian female fighters.

For more information on the one-day event, you can email [email protected].

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