An engineer by trade and a talented mixed martial artist at heart, Marcus Harris is a unique individual in the world of MMA. On September 1st Marcus looks to make it two straight victories in the Fight Card cage.
Q: How long have you been training and competing in combat sports?
A: “I’ve been training on and off for about six years now, I took a couple years off and now I’m back at it.”
Q: Why did you decide to start training?
A: “I always was into combat sports, I just had to walk into the gym, and once I did I was hooked.”
Q: What gym do you currently train at?
A: “I train at Victory martial arts.”
Q: What are some of your other interests outside of training and fighting?
A: “I like to play basketball, other than that I’m either watching fights, playing my Xbox, or just hanging out with my family.”
Q: What are your biggest motivators?
A: “I just love what I do and my family and whole support group are great. I have a lot of people behind me showing me love and they believe in me through my ups and downs.”
Q: In your life, who inspires you the most?
A: “No question, my parents.”
Q: How would you describe your fighting style?
A: “Versatile and adaptive.”
Q: “What is your professional occupation?
A: “I’m currently laid off, but I’m an engineer for the BNSF railway.”
Q: How does your fight end on September 1st?
A: “With me getting my hand raised no matter what.”