Bio:Professional MMA Fighter born and raised out of Iowa now training/residing out of Albuquerque, NM, Third generation Tai Dam/ American.Business owner
- Midwest Cage Championships Flyweight Champion
- Caged Aggressive Amature Flyweight Champion
Q&A Session Between Marcel Tong Van and Elite Sports
Question: What will you suggest to the newcomers?
Answer: Lear ton form others and create your own way/approach/style
QuestionWhat does it mean to be a fighter?
Answer: I've been a fighter since birth.I'm a warrior of life. Always find a way to survive & thrive.
QuestionWhat are essential things for training?
Answer: Discipline, Determination, Diet, Drive
QuestionWhat separate you from every other fighter in your division?
Answer: y experience, and unorthodox style, my relentless mental attitude, my tenacity & pressure
QuestionWhat is the meaning of success in your mind?
Answer: Living life by your own code/honor & becoming self-sufficient stying tune ti yourself, elevating yourself and other in the process. Always bringing something to the table
Question: With whom you would like to fight and why?
Answer: The best, to test me and avenge losses
Question: Is there any difference b/w your common day's diet and during competition or training diet?
Answer: I always try to maintain a healthy diet, but when i don't have a fight coming up.i'll sneak some goodies in the mix
QuestionIs martial art necessary for a common person? How?
Answer: I believe it. To learn discipline, goal setting, self-actualization
QuestionHow Martial arts helps to build leaders?
Answer: Martial Arts helps to demonstrate discipline, self-control, and have balance in your life.
Question: How much importance has the sports gear in any competition?
Answer: Next to fighter, gear is everything! Comfort, fit, feel, and quality. This is why I choose Elite, I couldn't be happier with their gear and highly recommend it.