Meet Premier MMA Championship 11 Title Contender Yoko Kowaas


Premier MMA Championship is set to take place on Saturday February 9th at the Hits Sports & Entertainment Complex in Covington Kentucky presenting a night full of live MMA featuring some of the best up and coming future stars of the sport including Yoko Kowaas returning to Premier MMA Championship cage in a rematch with Marina Coffman and this time the Premier MMA Championship title will be up for grabs. 
 
 
For those who can’t make the trip to Covington Kentucky be sure to LIKE the Premier MMA Championship facebook page HERE for information on how to stream the event LIVE on FITE TV.
 
 
Some of the athletes who you will see compete inside the cage on February 9th took a few moments out of their training to give you, the fans a little background on who they are and give you their thoughts on their upcoming fight at Premier MMA Championship.
 
 
Here is what Yoko Kowaas had to say about her upcoming title fight February 9th at Premier MMA Championship:
 
Q- Tell the fans your name?
A-Yoko Kowaas
 
Q-Age?
A-33
 
Q- Record?
A-3-2
 
Q- Your Home Town?
A-Cincinnati, Ohio
 
Q- What gym do you train with?
A-JKD Unlimited Cincinnati 
 
Q-Favorite Training Partner?
A-I love them all
 
Q- How long have you been training?
A-Seven years or so, I lost count.
 
Q-BJJ/TKD/Wrestling experience/Belt Level?
A-Muay Thai, Kali, Silat, Boxing, and BJJ
Rank: Jeet Kune Do/MMA FTS level 4a, one stripe blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Battlefield Kali single stick level 2 and Brown belt black stripe in Taekwondo 
 
Q-When did you make your MMA debut?
A-August 2015
 
Q- What made you start competing in MMA?
A-I wanted to test myself
 
Q- How do you feel like you match up with your opponent on February 9th?
A-I’m happy to have a matchup
 
Q- How do you predict the fight will end? and in what round?
A-Anything can happen in there. I focus on being prepared for anywhere the fight goes.
 
Q- Why should fans come out to see you compete?
A-Everyone should come out and support women’s MMA
 
Q- If there was one thing you can say to your opponent about your fight on February 9th, what would that be? 
A-Lets do this!
 
Q- What has been the most memorable moment of your MMA journey?
A-The first time I had to cut weight. 
 
Q- What is your favorite MMA moment as a fan?
A-Being cage side watching the fights when the UFC came to Cincinnati for Fight Night 40 Brown vs Silva. 
 
Q- When you’re not at the gym training what is your favorite hobby to keep yourself busy?
A-Training keeps me pretty busy. Outside of that I spend time with friends, family and my dogs. 
 
Q- Outside of MMA what type of job do you have?
A-I work for an industrial software company
 
Q- When you’re in the gym training, or just working out what artist or music gets you in a zone?
A-My workout playlist is pretty diverse. I’ll put anything on it that gets me motivated. I’ll listen to just about anything. 
 
Q-Who is your favorite music group or artist?
A-Fleetwood Mac, Beyonce, and BTS are just a few of my favorites. 
 
Q-What is your favorite movie?
A-Predator, Jurassic Park, Alien, Jaws and Deep Blue Sea 
 
Q-Who is your favorite actor/actress?
A-Robin Williams
 
Q-What’s your favorite color?
A-Blue
 
Q-What is your “go to” meal after weigh-In’s?
A-I don’t really have a go to meal
 
Q-What’s your favorite quote?
A-“It’s the space between the notes that makes the music”
 
Q- In closing the forum is yours, you have the freedom to say whatever you would like
 
A-Thank you to my coaches Greg Randall and Bob Rust. Thank you to John and Lambo, my strength and conditioning coaches at Midwest Athletic Performance. Special thank you to Burton Richardson for all of your help and always cheering us on. Thank you to my training partners that gave up their time to help us with this fight camp. Thank you to Premier Shooting and Training Center and the entire JKD Unlimited Ohana. I love and appreciate you all. Huge thank you to my head coach Sean Sutton for everything he’s done for me, and all of his guidance. Last but not least thank you to my parents for their constant support and belief in me in everything I do. 
 
 
Fight fan’s, Don’t miss Yoko Kowaas when she enter’s the Premier MMA Championship cage in a rematch with Marina Coffman on Saturday February 9th in Covington Kentucky to see who becomes the Premier MMA Championship Strawweight Champion at Premier MMA Championship 11.
 
 
Tickets are available now at CINCYFIGHTS.COM
 
 
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