Before Christopher Wright headlines Valor Fights 41 against rising bantamweight prospect Dylan Cala on March 18 in Elizabethton, Tenn., LIVE on FloCombat, the former University of Tennessee cross-country runner sat down with ProMMANow. How did you find MMA to begin with? I didn’t find mixed martial arts; mixed martial arts found me. One day I was … Read more
Tennessee MMA fans will be in for a treat on February 1st when 3FC Fighting Championships returns to kick off 2014. The main event has been announced and it has sparked debate between two of the more popular fighters in the area Nate “The Train” Landwehr (3-1) will meet Adam “Primetime” Townsend (6-2) to crown … Read more
Nate Hoffmeister lives in Knoxville, Tenn. but the effects of his work are seen all over the country. He is the head Strength & Conditioning Coach for the powerhouse school Christian Academy of Knoxville – which seem to be piling state and national titles on top of each other so quick it would make your head spin.
He is also the Strength & Conditioning Coach for UFC fighters Ovince Saint Preux and Rafaello Oliveira. He is a mastermind when it comes to Strength & Conditioning and he is a behind-the-scenes staple for many, many athletes at the highest level (UFC, NFL, NBA, etc.).
ProMMAnow.com talks with SSF Academy’s Nate “The Train” Landwehr following his TKO win over Chris Wright at “XFC 20: High Octane” in Knoxville.
The weigh-ins for “XFC 20: High Octane” took place Thursday afternoon in Knoxville, Tenn. Headliners Lorenzo Borgomeo and Eric Reynolds both tipped the scales at 160 pounds even for their catchweight bout.
Both Chad Perrine and Chris Wright will be fighting on Friday’s XFC 20 card in Knoxville. Chad faces Ian Boxhorn and Chris takes on Nate Landwehr live on AXStv.
ProMMAnow.com’s coverage of “XFC 18: Music City Mayhem” continues with this interview with Strikeforce veteran and undefeated Tennessee featherweight Luke Sanders (3-0) who will be facing Lexington, Kentucky’s Zach Sanders (4-1) on the HDNet televised main card Friday night.
ProMMAnow.com photographer Josh Cross was at the “XFC 16: High Stakes” event on Friday, Feb. 10, at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium-Coliseum in Knoxville, Tenn.