what are Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn's credentials?

Discussion in 'MMA University' started by ArMnHC, Mar 2, 2011.

  1. ArMnHC

    ArMnHC Great Chimdale County Man

    I have never doubted these guys' abilities to coach and create great fighters, they aren't one of the top camps in the world for nothing. but i was just curious what their backgrounds were if anyone knows. i know Greg Jackson has his own form of jiu-jitsu (i don't know how to spell it so i'm not even gunna try), but where did he learn it from. and was Winkeljohn a successful kickboxer? someone fill me in please.
  2. ATJ-Lucko

    ATJ-Lucko MMAtheist MMA Pick 'Ems World Champion Survival Pool Champion

    Found this for Mike Winkeljohn, there is no wiki page for him

    And here is Jackon's wiki page

  3. FrankieButNotEdgar

    FrankieButNotEdgar Well-Known Member Site Donor

    Not sure of the answer to the question but I heard Bas say in an interview that everything he knows of MMA and fighting in general, was self taught so if he can do it, I guess others can too.
  4. Harlem Hustler

    Harlem Hustler Dont argue, I'm always right!

    he should have fought a Prime Royce in the UFC
  5. neo

    neo Misses Karo

    Greg Jackson has a wrestling background too I believe
  6. FrankieButNotEdgar

    FrankieButNotEdgar Well-Known Member Site Donor

    His body was breaking down by the time he got to the UFC. He tried a comeback and couldn't fight through the pain. His knees are bone and bone and he said he has tendonitis so bad it makes him want to cry.

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