AJ Perez

thumbnail_AJ Perez - 559 Fights Champ -4

Frequently asked questions

Who is your MMA inspiration and why?

I would have to say my family is my biggest inspiration to be the best I can be in and out of the cage.

What is your favorite cheat meal?

I don’t really have one I just love to eat! But if I had to pick it would be sweet breads, pastries, things of that sort.

What do you do with your free time, other than train?

Disc golf I love to go out and throw some discs and enjoy some quality family time with my loved ones.

Who was your toughest opponent and why?

I’d have to say my toughest opponent was my very first fight; the dude was as tough as they come! Was a fun night but opened my eyes to what I needed to do and the work that needs to put in.

What are your future MMA goals?

I plan on taking this till the wheels fall off! Just keep grinding to be the absolute best and the rest should just fall into place!

Do you have any hidden talents?

It’s so hidden I don’t even know about it lol.

How would your bestfriends describe you?

I couldn’t really speak for them but I’d like to think they would say I’m a funny guy who has their back no matter what.

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What is your favorite movie?

Rocky IV.

What is the first thing you did with 559 Fights Belt?

Went out to celebrate with my family and loved ones.