Photographer details his opportunity to shoot Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson training in Iceland

May 13, 2016 12:52 am by Russell Ess
Conor McGregor

Snorri Björns, an excited photographer in Iceland got the opportunity to shoot superstars, Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson while they were training at the Mjölnir MMA gym in Iceland the other week.

However, just before walking into the gym, Björns was intimidated more than ever after finding out McGregor was “retiring” after not wanting to deal with the media.

Check out Björns recap of his experience getting up close and personal with the fighters training in Iceland.

Gunnar NelsonPart 1/3When I heard that Gunnar Nelson and Conor McGregor, along with a group of MMA fighters, were…

Posted by Snorri Björns on Tuesday, May 10, 2016


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