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Jan 13, 2016 8:55 pm

Nik Lentz responds to BJ Penn’s callout

It was revealed via social media recently that our namesake BJ Penn will be training at the Jackson-Winkeljohn academy in Albuquerque New Mexico. The move was in anticipation of a potential fight with fellow UFC featherweight Nik Lentz, however in an open letter to MMAFighting, Lentz has laid out his terms and conditions for a...

Jan 13, 2016 2:15 am

BJ Penn to train with JacksonWink Academy for return fight?

BJ “The Prodigy” Penn has recently said that he was looking to get back in fighting shape and see how he feels in training, and possibly get another fight in the Octagon. Penn spoke with fellow UFC Hall of Fame legend Frank Trigg and mentioned that he would like to take every advantage from all...

Dec 21, 2015 12:23 am

WATCH! Rafael dos Anjos aspires to be a lightweight legend like BJ Penn

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos is well on his way to cementing himself as a lightweight legend in the sport of MMA. It took dos Anjos just 66 seconds to dispose of the tough and talented Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone on Saturday night at UFC on Fox 17. Dos Anjos took some time to speak...

Dec 12, 2015 4:06 pm

BJ Penn gets Birthday Surprise

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Dec 9, 2015 11:52 am

Must See! BJ Penn Video Interview: Future looks bright for Penn in 2016

In the history of combat sports, there have been many warriors that have stepped into the octagon. Only two can say they’re two division champions and only one has transcended the sport of MMA to where it is today. BJ Penn knows no limits regardless if it’s a scrap in the octagon or how he...

Dec 3, 2015 6:56 pm

Join us TODAY for the UFC Gym BJ Penn 3rd anniversary in Honolulu

This Saturday December 5th is the 3rd anniversary of the UFC GYM BJ Penn in Honolulu Hawaii! To celebrate the occasion, all are welcome to attend the event from 9am-4pm which will include guest appearances from UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes, and our very own BJ Penn. In addition there will be a spider...

Nov 20, 2015 10:24 am

BJ Penn sends words of encouragement to Ronda Rousey

Since Holly Holm put a brutal beating on Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 this past weekend, fans have been quick to criticize the former champ. On the other hand numerous iconic fighters such as Mike Tyson, George Foreman, Floyd Mayweather, and now our very own BJ Penn, have been sending words of support to Rousey....

Nov 20, 2015 8:54 am

On This Day: BJ Penn knocks out Matt Hughes in trilogy fight

#OnThisDay in 2010: Two legends, @matthughes9x & BJ Penn collided for a 3rd time! Watch: https://t.co/Fxo5RXA0bj https://t.co/UoJ0AzsmeP — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) November 20, 2015 On this day 5 years ago our very own BJ Penn collided with former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes for the 3rd time inside the Octagon. Penn knocked out Hughes in the...

Nov 6, 2015 10:44 am

Weight specialist Lou Giordano offers service to BJ Penn and Johny Hendricks

Lou Giordano, a weight management specialist based in New Jersey has offered his service to recent Mike Dolce clients who were unhappy about Dolce’s weight and nutrition services. With both of those fighters being former UFC champions in BJ Penn and Johny Hendricks, there is a lot at stake in being the best you can...

Nov 1, 2015 3:58 pm

Exclusive Video: Watch what happens when BJ Penn re-visits Ralph Gracie Jiu-Jitsu school

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Oct 20, 2015 12:12 pm

Why BJ Penn should be listed in the ‘Giving Back’ Hall of Fame

Our own BJ Penn was featured in an article from Impact Flow titled “These Four Professional Athletes Should Be In The ‘Giving Back’ Hall of Fame.” The article covered a short list of professional athletes that have uncovered their ability to make a positive difference in the world through their athletic abilities. The article lists...

Oct 16, 2015 5:34 pm

Old School BJ Penn pic with Mikyo Riggs, Leandro Nyza, Tony Desouza

Check out this Old School pic sent to us by Mikyo Riggs(2nd to right), BJ first met Mikyo when he started his jiu-jitsu journey in Mt. View, California at the Ralf Gracie BJJ Academy. He sent us this pic with the caption, “Some of the best training of my life out in Hilo, Hawaii”. On...

Oct 13, 2015 10:56 am

Rafael Cordeiro Compares The New Champ RDA to BJ Penn

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Oct 13, 2015 10:37 am

On The Road — BJ Penn Honored At Utah University Football Game

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Oct 12, 2015 9:38 am

On The Road — BJ Penn Delivers Speech At Utah University Team Practice

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Oct 8, 2015 10:44 am

On The Road — BJ Penn Visits Kings MMA

[ooyala code=”5yNXV2dzobqGWdFaAM7VbahwH-zLKclF” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ width=”500″ height=”400″ auto=”false”] On The Road With BJ Penn is a new BJPENN.COM feature, which follows former UFC two-division champion BJ Penn around the world on adventure. There’s much more to come, so stay tuned to BJPENN.COM.

Oct 1, 2015 10:06 am

BJ Penn Explains Mike Dolce & Nik Lentz Call Out

On Wednesday’s episode of ‘UFC Tonight’ UFC Hall of Fame fighter and two-division champion BJ Penn joined hosts Michael Bisping and Kenny Florian for a one-on-one interview. At first it seemed like he was there to talk about life outside the cage and what he’s been up to since his retirement, but then, when asked...

Sep 30, 2015 8:20 pm

REPLAY! BJ Penn Calls Out Mike Dolce: ‘Bring Your Best Guy’

On Wednesday’s ‘UFC Tonight’ Hall of Fame fighter and two division champion BJ Penn joined the crew for an interview and ended up issuing a challenge to Mike Dolce. Penn was asked about the whole Dolce situation, from his last fight, and Penn said he was sick of talking about that guy and decided to...

Sep 30, 2015 5:22 pm

BJ Penn Wants To Return And Fight Nik Lentz At Featherweight

UFC Hall of Famer and former two-division champion BJ ‘The Prodigy’ Penn just appeared on Wednesday night’s episode of ‘UFC Tonight’ and announced that he wants to return to the UFC and fight Nik Lentz at featherweight. Penn explained his reasoning, saying that he’s sick of hearing about Mike Dolce and wants to fight Lentz, who...

Sep 20, 2015 1:30 pm

BJ Penn kicks it with Kimbo Slice at Bellator “DYNAMITE”!

Bellator and GLORY put on one hell of a show with “DYNAMITE” on Saturday evening and the biggest names in mixed martial arts were there live to witness history! Everybody from former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez to UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez were there live to check out the action. Perhaps there was no better...

Sep 19, 2015 3:50 pm

BJ Penn Returns To Where It All Started

BJ Penn, two-division UFC champion and Hall of Famer, recently had the chance to return to where it all began for him. Penn, while in California, was able to stop by Ralph Gracie Academy, in Mountain View, the place where he started training at the age of 17 years old. We all know the rest...

Aug 14, 2015 10:36 am

They’re Baaack! — More Story Time With BJ Penn And Matt Hughes

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Aug 12, 2015 8:39 am

UFC Fighters Give Us Their Favorite BJ Penn Moment! What’s Yours? — Must Watch!

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Aug 12, 2015 12:06 am

All Access! — Legends Bas Rutten And BJ Penn Talk Story Backstage! — Epic!

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Aug 7, 2015 4:10 pm

ALL ACCESS — Hanging Out With BJ Penn And Clay Guida

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Aug 7, 2015 2:41 pm

ALL ACCESS — Go Inside BJ Penn’s UFC Hall-Of-Fame Induction

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