Former MMA Fighter Wants a Shot at Froning

by: Tony Taliani   As a Marine Corps veteran and former mixed martial arts fighter, Jay White was used to intensity, dedication and hard work. But when he took up CrossFit in October, it exposed weaknesses he didn’t know he had. When White completed his Marine Corps service in January 2001, a friend got him…

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CrossFit Radio Episode 251 with Jay White

On Episode 251 of CrossFit Radio, host Justin Judkins interviewed Jay White, a mixed-martial-arts pro and two-time Pan Am gold medalist in jiu-jitsu. He also spoke to CrossFit Matters owner Jim Caskey. This episode was webcast live at 6 p.m. PDT on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012. The Words of Wisdom are from a CrossFit Verve…

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MMA fighter Jay White shifts focus to CrossFit

  As a United States marine, Jay White defended his country. As a mixed martial artist, he defended and fought for his honour. Now White has moved onto a different challenge: winning the annual CrossFit games. CrossFit, a fitness regimen that was developed by Greg Glassman in 2000, has been described as the “sport of…

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Jay White To Head Bellator IV in Colorado

Bellator Fighting Championships on Friday announced that Bellator IV, the fourth event of the highly anticipated 12-week tournament series airing on ESPN Deportes, will be held in Colorado Springs, Colo., on April 24, 2009. The event will take place at the World Arena in Colorado Springs, which rests just south of Denver in the shadow…

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Katana Cagefighting has a New Heavyweight Champion!

Jay White was crowned the new Heavyweight Champion last evening at Katana Cagefighting: Conquest in Robstown, Texas. Jay defeated Ralph Kelley for the title just after the end of the first round. The referee stopped the fight as Kelley’s right eye socket was completely disfigured by White and was “swollen to the size of a…

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Main Event at Katana Cagefighting’s CONQUEST

On DECEMBER 6, 2008 – RVCD Promotions Inc. presents, Katana Cagefighting “CONQUEST.” Katana Cagefighting will feature 20 of the hottest up-and-coming mixed martial artists from Las Vegas, Nevada and Texas. Jay White, former Marine and Randy Couture’s long time friend and jiu-jitsu instructor, hails from Las Vegas, Nevada. Jay states he is eagerly awaiting to…

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Interview with FightHype.com

JAY WHITE: “I WAS HOPING TO FIGHT ROY NELSON” By Percy Crawford | August 21, 2008 “I haven't fought all year, but I don't think it's going to affect me at all. Chase just fought Eric Pele, one of my training partners, so I'm pretty prepared for what he will bring,” stated MMA heavyweight Jay…

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Affliction: Day Of Reckoning

October 11, 2008 Affliction’s Second MMA Event, “Day of Reckoning” will be held at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas. Jay has signed on the the card and will be fighting Chase Gormley (6-0). Also featured on the card are Josh Barnett vs Andre Arlovski for the No. 1 Heavyweight contender spot, Paul…

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Affliction: Banned

On July 19th, Affliction: Banned hits the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. The event will be live on Pay Per View. Banned will feature some of the best fighters in the sport including Fedor Emelianenko, Tim Sylvia, Matt Lindland, Mike Whitehead, Ben Rothwell, Renato “Babalu” Sobral, Paul Buentello, Aleksander Emelianenko and more… You can now…

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Broken Ulna

Unfortunately, due to a fractured Ulna in his right arm, Jay will not be fighting this Saturday night at the 4 Bears Casino in New Town, North Dakota. Mike Whitehead will be fighting Zak Jensen in his place. Jay fractured the bone late last week during training and didn’t realize it until a light training…

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