Chris is a Professional Mixed Martial Artist and Boxer from Grove City, Ohio. He is currently a brown belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Professor Vitor Oliveira with GF Team in Grandview, Ohio. Chris has always had a passion for MMA/Boxing growing up when one day roughly 10 years ago he went into a gym to observe.
Immediately after watching a class he decided that he wanted to pursue the sport. Since 2010 Chris has fought in many BJJ tournaments. He fought at the 2011 Bando Kickboxing tournament and placed second place after 3 fights in one day and shortly after in June 2011 was his first amateur MMA fight where he earned a victory. From then forward he has continued to train 5 times a week or more. Chris is 1-0 as a professional in MMA and he’s 2-1-1 as a professional Boxer. He has taught kids Muay Thai and BJJ classes as well as adult MMA, Boxing and BJJ classes. His love for the sport doesn’t just stop at himself training, he continues to grow as a person all while teaching what he is so passionate about.