Austin “Danger” Czenkus
I have been Training as a Mixed Martial Artist for a little under 3 years. I started when I was 15 Years old. During this time, I have acquired a 3-0 Kickboxing Record, while acquiring the Stand Up Warriors Junior Lightweight Division Title, and have even successfully defended it. I also have acquired a 12-4 jiu jitsu record, while competing mainly against adults. I placed 2nd in the NAGA Expert Division, and have won gold at MSOA 3 times. My MMA Debut it set for this year, and having just turned 18, I plan to take the MMA world by storm.
Q&A Session Between Austin Daniel Czenkus and Elite Sports
Question: What inspires you about BJJ? MMA?
Answer: The Ability to be great, and knowing there is always room for improvement.
Question: Who inspires you, past or present? Why do they inspire you?
Answer: My Trainers and Training partners. They keep my mind straight, and help keep me focused.
Question: What are your goals for this year? Next 3 years? Next 5 years?
This year: Start my Successful amateur Career
Next 3 Years: Make my Pro Debut
Next 5 years: Be a successful pro at a higher level
Question: How long have you been training?
Answer: Almost 3 years
Question: How often do you train?
Answer: 5 Days, Sometimes 6
Question: Any major accomplishments you’ve been able to achieve in that time?
Stand Up Warriors Junior Lightweight title
3xMSOA Gold Medalist
1x Naga Expert Division Silver Medalist
Question: Do you have a go-to finishing move?
Answer: A Triangle choke
Question: What do you think it takes to be a champion in your sports?
Answer: Ambition, hard work and dedication. No one was born able to fight, you have to build your skills.
Question: What sort of gear do you usually keep in your gym bag before hitting the gym? Do you have different items for specific days?
Answer: I keep everything I could ever need, you never know what you might need for that day.