Ross Pearson is the current number 1 ranked lightweight mixed martial artist in Europe. Ross has achieved a lot since he started competing in MMA in 2004, but it wasn't until 2007 when Ross show his true intentions and hunger for the sport. He competed in 10 bouts in 2007 and 2008 alone, which is unheard of in this very tough sport. He earned multiple championship titles including; Total Combat Welterweight & Lightweight Champion, Strike ‘n’ Submit Lightweight Champion, Ultimate Force Champion and the most recent title that helped elevate him to a house hold name; The Ultimate Fighter -Season 9 Champion.
Since winning the Ultimate Fighter Ross has shown he’s a truly top class Fighter defeating some great UFC fighters. Ross’s background is a mix of grappling as a Judo practitioner, but also as a very good striker with a 12-2 boxing record. Ross is another product of the Nottingham based Team Rough House which was founded by Paul Daley and Dan Hardy.
Ross along with Rough House team mates Andre Winner and Nick Osipczak were the first mixed martial artist to wear our boxer shorts at the UFC105 weigh-ins. He has also worn our new carbon check boxer shorts at the UFC127 and our paintbal designs at UFC134 weigh-ins so keep an eye out for him sporting our future designs.
For more info on Ross checkout his website - RossPearson.co.uk