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Alexandru (Alex) Marin is 25 years old. Alex came to the USA five years ago with the dream of becoming the world champion. Since then Alex has worked, sacrificed and struggle to make his dream a reality. Today Alex is ranked among the best fighters in the world a will get his world title shot sometime in mid 2019. Alex grew up from humble beginning in the town of IAIS Romania where he lived with his parents and 3 siblings. Alex was sent to the local boxing gym by his parents with the hope he could find some discipline and motivation. Alex was a natural at boxing and soon started competing and dominating the local competing. Over time Alex continued to progress and eventually became the Romanian National Champions two times. It was Alex’s dream to come to the USA a become a professional and compete for a world title.
Jake Tran is the youngest ever to receive a Black Belt in Krav Maga under John Whitman of Krav Maga Alliance. Jake Tran also serves as the striking coach for pro MMA fighter, Cisco Isata, since 2011. He has cornered Cisco in his bouts at World Series of Fighting (WSOF), Shogun, and Cage Fury Fighting Championships (CFFC). Cisco is currently the 145 Champion at Shogun and Strike Off. Outside of fighting, Jake also received a Personal Protection Specialist certification under the Executive Protection Institute and became a member of the Nine Lives Associates in 2013.