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Nick Newell is a Professional Mixed Martial Arts Fighter, with a record of 13 wins & 1 defeat. Nick is Connecticuts only ever Mixed Martial Arts World Champion & one of the most successful martial arts competitors to ever come out of CT.
Nick accomplished all these things despite being born with only one hand. Nick is no stranger to overcoming adversity & gives back by traveling the country to speak to children with similar challenges. Nick is currently signed with one of the largest fight leagues in the world: World Series Of Fighting. All of his fights air live on NBC or NBC Sports Network.
Jon began his BJJ training in 2008 and is currently a brown belt under American Top Team CT fourth-degree black belt Luigi Mondelli. Jon is also the founder of Tap Cancer Out, a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu based 501(c)(3) nonprofit raising awareness and funds for cancer-fighting organizations through their unique fundraising tournaments
2016 IBJJF NY Open Masters Brown Belt Gold Medalist
2014 IBJJF Boston Open Masters Purple Belt Bronze Medalist
2013 IBJJF Boston Open Masters Purple Belt Gold Medalist
2013 Renzo Gracie Open Purple Belt Silver Medalist
2010 Grapplers Quest No-Gi Intermediate Silver Medalist