Fighter Info

Nickname: Hayabusa
From: Penetanguishene, Ontario Canada
Fights Out Of: St. Albert, Alberta Canada
Age: 40
Height: 6' 2" ( 187 cm )
Weight: 185 lb ( 84 kg )


+    The son of Ontario farmers

+    Was originally a judoka who became more and more interested in MMA as the sport became popular on TV

+    Black belt in both Judo and BJJ

+    10 first-round victories, all coming by way of submission

+    Owner and operator of Mixed Martial Arts Gym

+    Masters degree in landscape architecture from Penn State University 

+    Aggressive fighter who is very big for the weight class and knows how to use that size to his advantage

+    Works as an MMA teacher who enjoys his students’ success almost as much as his own accomplishments

+    Intelligent family man with a Master’s Degree

+    Runs family gym with his wife – also a judo black belt

+    Stated that his favorite TV show is The Ultimate Fighter