WNYMMA & Fitness in the News
Rico “The Latin Dragon” shares his year-long transformation during which time he lost 100lbs, gained confidence and respect, and readied himself to make his amateur kickboxing debut.
TJ Sumler makes his Bellator debut. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt, coach, and owner Mike “Dub” Dauenhauer talks about the significance of legalizing MMA in NY for local fighters. And Nyal West shares his passion as a young up-and-coming grappler.
The legalization of MMA in New York State means a lot for state a local economies, as well as for local fighters. Pro MMA fighter Sean “Superfly” Felton, and Head MMA Coach and Pro MMA Fighter Erik “The Bull” Herbert explain the significance of this move for local professional and amateur fighters.
Legalizing MMA fights in New York State has itself been a long fight. Don Lilly and and Mike Dauenhauer discuss the political challenges, while fighter Anthony “Bubba” Norton discusses the economic impact on fighters.