Fighting out of Brazos Valley MMA & Fitness, Jason Allen will make his debut at the Expo Center on April 22, 2017. His opponent, Mohamed Benacour, is ready to challenge Allen as they both step into the cage for the first time and tests the metal their made of.
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Why are you a fighter?
I am a fighter because I like the thrill of competition.
What makes someone a fighter?
Everyone is a fighter to some degree. Different people just express it in different ways. I just happen to enjoy expressing it by smashing someone’s face.
What are you goals in fighting?
My fight goal is to come out victorious and healthy following my first fight, then go from there.
What's your favorite thing about fighting?
Seeing your opponent completely exhausted and knowing that you have more in the tank.
How did you get started in fighting?
I have always been a competitive athlete. This was just the next step in the evolution.
If you could start your fight career over, what would you do differently?
If I could start my fight career over, I would have started it at 15 and not 35.
What do you like to do outside of fighting?
My kids are everything. When I am not fighting or training, I am usually with them.
What is your life motto?
“If we are growing, we are always going to be out of our comfort zone.” – John C. Maxwell
What's something people should know about you?
I hate to lose!! I am gracious in defeat, but whether it’s fighting or checkers, I want to win
Is there anyone you want to thank?
I want to thank my sponsors (BVMMA, ProActive Chiropractic & Wellness, Aeromass Glass, Raven Homes, Brazos Running Company and Kyllonen Cabinets); my crazy, rowdy boys for believing in me; and my coaches and team for all of the help that they provided throughout training.