Mackenzie Dern: True Warrior (Episode 1)
Episode Synopsis: Mackenzie Dern is one of the most popular figures in jiu-jitsu, and there's a good reason why! Her sunny smile, big heart, and amazing submission skills have made her the darling of the grappling world. Now, she's well into her transition to MMA, making her UFC debut March 3 at UFC 222.
Get to know her better by watching "True Warrior," a documentary that covers her rise in jiu-jitsu up to her debut into the world of MMA:
- What it was like growing up as a lifelong jiu-jitsu practitioner, and her relationship with her legendary black belt father, Megaton Dias
- Her career path from white to black belt, with her greatest victories along the way
- And her incredible performance at the IBJJF 2015 Pan Championships
In episode two, we see her training as part of her preparations for her MMA debut!