Premier MMA Championship is set to take place on Saturday November 18th at the Iconic Radisson Cincinnati Riverfront in Covington Kentucky presenting a night full of live MMA featuring some of the best up and coming future stars of MMA, as well as the best un-signed and established veterans in the entire Midwest region.
Some of the athletes who you will see compete live on November 18th 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 Jacob Halsey had to say about his upcoming fight:
Q- Tell the fans your name?
Q- Your Home Town?
Q- What gym do you train with?
Q-Favorite Training Partner?
A-Jake Nickoson, Brenton Petrey, and Sam Benton
Q- How long have you been training?
A-Almost 3 years
Q-BJJ/TKD/Wrestling experience/Belt Level?
A-Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Blue Belt
Q-When did you make your MMA debut?
A-I will be making my MMA debut on November 18!
Q- What made you start competing in MMA?
A-I needed something to compete in after I was done with high school soccer.
Q- How do you feel like you match up with your opponent on Nov. 18th?
A-I feel like my training, preparation, skill set, and drive will get my hand raised.
Q- How do you predict the fight will end? and in what round?
A-I do not like predictions. All I know is that I am going to go in there and fight my fight.
Q- Why should fans come out to see you compete?
A-I am a well-rounded martial artist who trains with the best team around. I will leave it all in the cage.
Q- If there was one thing you can say to your opponent about your fight on Nov 18th, what would that be?
A-Bring your best and I’m bringing mine. Let’s give the fans what they came to see.
Q- What has been the most memorable moment of your MMA career?
A-Receiving my blue belt.
Q- What is your favorite MMA moment as a fan?
A-Going to a UFC event in Cincinnati.
Q- When you’re not at the gym training what is your favorite hobby to keep yourself busy?
A-I enjoy spending time with my family, girlfriend, and friends. Although I stay busy with school, work, and my internship.
Q- Outside of MMA what type of job do you have?
A-I work the front desk and teach kids Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at JGMMA. I also work an internship with a local law enforcement agency.
Q- When you’re in the gym training, or just working out what artist or music gets you in a zone?
A-Guns n Roses
Q- What is your favorite quote?
A-“It is better to be a warrior in a garden than to be a gardener in a war.”
Q- In closing the forum is yours, you have the freedom to say whatever you would like-
A-Thank you to my family, girlfriend, teammates, and coaches for their support. God is awesome!
Fight fan’s, Don’t miss the debut of Jake Halsey on Saturday November 18th at the Radisson Hotel in Covington Kentucky when he enters the Premier MMA Championship cage to face Taylor Andrews.
Tickets are available now at CINCYFIGHTS.COM