BJJ world champion Mackenzie Dern getting a lot of new fans with transition to MMA

August 1, 2016 1:59 am by Russell Ess
Legacy Fighting Championship

One of the top female Brazilian jiu-jitsu competitors made her professional MMA debut at LFC 58 in July and is getting a lot of new fans with her transition to the new sport.

The highly decorated Mackenzie Dern has already notched World Champion, World No Gi Champion, ADCC and many more titles under her belt and is looking to add some MMA titles to her trophy room.

In celebration of Dern reaching 200k followers on Instagram, she posted a little “happy dance” to shoe her excitement for her new fans.

In her LFC debut, Dern won a unanimous decision over Kenia Rosas where she was able to showcase her world championship level grappling skills.


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