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LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 04: Rob Font weighs in during the UFC 175 weigh-in inside the Mandalay Bay Events Center on July 4, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
TRAINING: Usually 2-3 sessions per day. Mitt work, strength and conditioning, sparring, grappling, just depends on the day.
When and why did you start training for fighting? I started back in 2009 to get in shape and caught the bug and wanted to fight. I’ve been addicted ever since
What ranks and titles have you held? CES featherweight champion, No. 1-ranked Featherweight in Northeast
Do you have any heroes? My mother is my biggest hero! She raised three kids on her own and was my biggest motivator.
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It’s a dream come true! I can't wait to show that I belong there and I plan to stay there for a long time.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? No
What was your job before you started fighting? Pizza delivery guy
Specific accomplishments in amateur competition? No. 1-ranked amateur featherweight in the northeast. Had titles for AFO and Cage Titans.