Meet Jamey Gardner LaFernier another great prospect out of Glory MMA & Fitness in MIssouri. This kid lives the life of a person that wants to be a career fighter, he lives in the fighter house , he trains 2x a day, and works only to pay his bills before he makes it big.
The specter of Manuel Noriega and the memory of death and the scattered pedals of the Ispiritu Santo still haunt Panama like a bad dream three worlds away. But it’s not like that for everyone however; the wealthy still prosper while the poor still struggle to find an escape. And the sport built on the blood, sweat and tears of the masses has become the elitist’s country club. Mixed Martial Arts is no longer a working class sport in Panama, they have simply, been priced out