mackWith BJJ still being considered an amateur sport, many sport BJJ competitors look to transitioning to MMA. Examples of current top MMA fighters that came from sport Jiu-Jitsu: Jose Aldo, Fabricio Werdum, Ronaldo Jacare, Demian Maia, Bibiano Fernandes etc..

Mackenzie Dern is the daughter of ‘Megaton’ Dias. Incredibly, she started competing in the adult divisions of tournaments at the age of 14!

2015 was an amazing year for Mackenzie Dern. She won the Pan, World Pro at weight and Absolute, the Worlds, silver at Europeans and gold at ADCC!

What’s next for a girl that has won everything?

At only 22, Mackenzie Dern is following in the footsteps of her fiancee Augusto Tanquinho and transition to MMA. Today, Den signed a deal with Legacy FC and will make her MMA debut July 22 in Dallas, Texas.

With BJJ still being considered an amateur sport, many sport BJJ competitors look to transitioning to MMA. Examples of current top MMA fighters that came from sport Jiu-Jitsu: Jose Aldo, Fabricio Werdum, Ronaldo Jacare, Demian Maia, Bibiano Fernandes etc..

Mackenzie Dern is the daughter of ‘Megaton’ Dias. Incredibly, she started competing in the adult divisions of tournaments at the age of 14!

2015 was an amazing year for Mackenzie Dern. She won the Pan, World Pro at weight and Absolute, the Worlds, silver at Europeans and gold at ADCC!

What’s next for a girl that has won everything?

At only 22, Mackenzie Dern is following in the footsteps of her fiancee Augusto Tanquinho and transition to MMA. Today, Den signed a deal with Legacy FC and will make her MMA debut July 22 in Dallas, Texas.