"The Natural" John Alessio
was born in
Vancouver B.C. Canada. He was raised there until he was
19 years old and made the decision to go and pursue his
goal of being a world-class fighter. John left his country
with nothing more than two suitcases and big dreams. John
was always an incredible athlete but really found his
niche as a fighter. In his first fight he knocked out
his opponent in vicious fashion. John wasted no time and
moved to sunny California where he began training in Brazilian
Jiu-Jitsu at The Shark Tank.
John flourished as a professional fighter and amassed
a 7-3 record in his first ten fights. Alongside fighting
John also conducted other hobbies, which included BMX
trick biking. Given his nickname "The Natural" for his
ability to quickly learn and master trades. At the same
time John was a becoming a seasoned fighter, he also managed
to win the Nationals in trick biking two years in a row.
John got his big break after wining a four-man tournament
in Hawaii, which earned him a ticket into The Ultimate
Fighting Championship (UFC). Only nineteen years of age
and still learning John did not turn down the opportunity.
He was matched up with legendary Pat Miletich
who had a wealth of experience. John put up a great fight
but would wind up getting caught in a submission late
in the second round.
John was unsuccessful in UFC debut but would move forward
and continue fighting across the country. He has fought
in just about every major organization and has established
himself as a world-class welterweight. He has stepped
up against the elite, which include Doerksen
. Alessio is dedicating all
his efforts on being a full time fighter and hopes to
some day become the UFC Welterweight Champion!
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