170lbs and fighting out of the NBB Brawlers gym, Nathaniel Porter wants to make himself a household name. He and his opponent, Eric Bell, will both be making their debut in the cage on November 17th at the Brazos Throwdown 3. Want to see the action in person? Purchase tickets here today!
Why are you an MMA fighter?
I'm a fighter because it's the only thing in my family someone hasn't done, and it's something that revolves around me. Whether it is good or bad, it's up to me.
What makes someone a fighter?
Someone who resists the common urge, and does what they really want.
What are your goals in MMA?
To be payed to do this, make it a life vs a hobby.
What's your favorite thing about fighting?
Accomplishment, and progress.
How did you get started in fighting?
Went to a karate dojo when I was 13, there were free MMA classes, and when the MMA guys moved, I went with them.
If you could start your fight career over, what would you do differently?
Involve myself with the people that won't only push me, but be pushed with me.
What do you like to do outside of MMA?
I like to socialize, also visualize different movements, and act them out, and hang out or talk with my brother, Take walks, work out.
Who has been the most inspirational person in your life and why?
My brother, father, teammates, and anyone that I find better than me.
Is there anyone you would like to thank?
My brother, father, Mom, my whole family, and everyone that was there when I first started.