Adam Rivera is a true renaissance man with accomplishments in many fields: He’s an MMA fighter and trainer, coaching Devin Powell into the UFC; a combat medic; an FBI certified crisis negotiator; and an ordained minister—and that’s just a sampling. Not only does he have a list of accomplishments, but he shares some important life lessons along with what it takes to go all in.
Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of his life: 1st song: “Lose Yourself” by Eminem; 2nd song: “Let It Be” by Paul McCartney; and 3rd song: “Imagine” by John Lennon.
Devin Powell is a UFC fighter and Jay Mansfield has been in Devin’s corner since the day Devin stepped onto the mat. They recently returned from the UFC fight in Calgary where Devin knocked his opponent out in the first round. As Jay says, Devin fights with his heart and is the living example of going all in. They talk about their journey together and why MMA and BJJ are important for people of all ages. Their story is incredible and inspiring.
Three songs that would be on the soundtrack of their lives: 1st song: “We’re Alive” by Eyenine; 2nd song: “Ready and Willing II” by New Found Glory; and 3rd song: “Little Wing” by Stevie Ray Vaughan.
Devin Powell and Carol Linn Hawkins talk about the UFC, Nostos MMA, and how to make it in the Mixed Martial Arts world. Go to http://www.nostosmma.com for more information about the academy. Song Selection: “We’re Alive” by Eyenine.