Competed in the first two UFC tournaments and fought in Pancrase from 1994 to 2001, facing off with lots of the era’s best fighters, including Royce Gracie in UFC 2. He qualified Aikido from an extremely early age. He defeat UFC veteran Chris Lytle by decision in 1999. He was raised in Bellingham, Massachusetts. He fought Bas Rutten 3 x and dropped every bout; the final one ruptured his liver organ.