Team Toyo since 2011

In which organization are you currently fighting as a member of Team Toyo?



January 27th


Milwaukee, WI

Style of fighting:

Kick boxing, Taekwondo and Jiu Jitsu

When and how did you get into MMA?

I have been training martial arts my whole life. I started at the age of 5.

How long do you train before a fight, and what is your regimen?

My camps are usually three months long. I train MMA 10am to noon; strength & conditioning12:30-2pm and MMA sparring 7pm-9pm.

Most memorable moment in your career:

My WEC title fight and my kick off the fence.

If you could have anyone in your corner, who would you pick and why?

Duke Roufus. I would never fight without him in my corner!

Favorite moment in MMA history?

My favorite moment in MMA history is my “Showtime kick!”

What would be your advice for young MMA fighters?

Find a gym that fits you and fall in love with training!!!

What do you when you’re not training?

I run my bar, The Showtime Sports Bar in Milwaukee, and spend time with my daughter!!

What is your daily driver and what would be your dream car?

I drive an Infiniti G37 and Dodge Charger. My dream car is a Maserati.

Follow Anthony Pettis on Facebook or Twitter.

Read more

Upcoming Toyo Events

Visit the Toyo Events page to see the full calendar of what's happening in our area and around the world featuring Toyo-sponsored Teammates.

SCORE Baja 400
September 18-22, 2019 | Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico

NASA Championships
September 18-22, 2019 | Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, OH

September 21, 2019 | Del Mar Fairgrounds, CA

Anthony Pettis
Anthony Pettis
Anthony Pettis