Height: 5' 6"
Weight: 145 lbs.
Nationality: Windsor, Canada
STRIKING ACCURACYSignificant Strikes Attempted: 31
Significant Strikes Landed: 16
TAKEDOWN ACCURACYTakedowns Attempted: 2
TJ Laramie is a professional mixed martial artist who currently competes in the UFC featherweight division. He was born on June 15, 1993 in Denver, Colorado and began his training when he was only 11 years old.
Laramie started out fighting under amateur promoters like RFO (Real Fighting Organization) and Victory FC before signing with the UFC in 2018. Before joining the UFC, he compiled an impressive 13-1 record as an amateur fighter and won titles in both lightweight and welterweight divisions.
He made his long-awaited debut at UFC Fight Night 138 against Felipe Arantes where he earned a unanimous decision victory to begin what has become an impressive run at 145 lbs so far. In the few years since that fight, TJ has gone 4-1 with three knockouts or TKOs on his resume during that span along with two post-fight bonuses for “Performance of the Night” honors. Most recently, Laramie put on a dominant performance over Youssef Zalal which earned him another Performance of the night bonus and solidified him as one of the top contenders for a title shot at 145 lbs once more fights have been added to his record including big names like Seung Woo Choi, Ricardo Lamas and Calvin Kattar just to name a few .
Outside of MMA competition Laramie can be seen dedicating time to coaching aspiring fighters at wrestling clubs around Denver such as Strykerz Combat Academy and Elevation Fight Team which helps teach youth about discipline through combative sports skillset development that carries over into all aspects of their lives outside of combat sports competition. Additionally it gives TJ lots of opportunities to stay sharp technically himself between training camps as well while helping out others pursue their dreams inside & outside The Cage within The MMA Community
TJ is also known for being very active within social media circles providing daily content updates via Instagram/Twitter/Facebook involving topics ranging from nutrition advice , lifestyle pieces , workout regimes , competitive techniques & hidden secrets behind professional fighters success stories too! All this adds up together combine making TJ Laramie not only one Of The Top Featherweights Today But Also A Fan Favorite & Inspiration To Many Upcoming Fighters Worldwide Who Follow His Journey And Learn From His Wisdom Along The Way !