Self believe is a powerful thing, and Rodolfo Mendez understands this better than most. Whether its learning from people he looks up to, or finding the motivation to accomplish his goals; one thing is certain, Rodolfo will be ready on September 1st.

Q:  How long have you been training mixed martial arts?

A: “I have been training for a little over a year now.”

Q: Why did you decide to start training?

A: “I decided to start training to learn discipline.”

Q: What drives you to be better than you were yesterday?

A: “To train as hard as I can, so I can accomplish my goals.”

Q: What motivates you in life?

A: “My motivation is my family and my good friends.”

Q: Where do you draw inspiration from?

A: “I draw inspiration from getting out of my comfort zone.”

Q: What advice would you give to someone who want to start training?

A: “Realize to be successful you have to accomplish tasks that you wouldn’t do on a daily basis.”

Q: What do you currently do outside of training (work)?

A: “I am an appliance specialist for Lowes.”

Q: What is your favorite quote or motto?

A: “If you don’t believe in yourself, why is everyone else going to believe in you?” -Tom Brady

Q: If you had a million dollars what’s the first thing you would do?

A: “The first thing I would do is treat my family, they have been there for me since the beginning.”

Q: How does your fight on September 1st go?

A: “I see myself coming out on top on September 1st, I will be ready for that day.”