Interview with Amanda Sarmiento above
Amanda Sarmiento of Webb Fitness & MMA is scheduled to battle Mikaela Marusco in a white belt super fight at SUB-OUT Domestic Violence on May 23, 2021. This all-female event was organized to help fundraise money to battle domestic violence. The event is taking place at Vault BJJ in Morton, Pennsylvania.
Sarmiento joined Carroll’s Corner MMA Podcast to discuss her upcoming super fight. As a current white belt, Sarmiento spoke about training and why she decided to compete in a super-fight.
The Webb Fitness & MMA white belt explains the importance for women to train and learn how to protect themselves. A person with training will help reduce the opportunities for attackers.
This super-fight will compete at 125-pound weight class in the white belt division with no-gi. Sarmiento explains the gi verse no-gi.
Sarmiento will be the only competitor from her gym competing at this event. It will also be her first super-fight.
Find out what the white belt can’t get past!!
Follow Amanda on Social Media at @KSUamanda.
SUB-OUT Domestic Violence takes place May 23, 2021. The event will take place at Vault BJJ in Morton, PA. The donation deadline for the event has passed, but you can still donate directly to the cause by visiting www.DAPDC.org (Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County).
The event will be streaming live on YouTube starting at 11 AM.
Kyle Carroll is a Long Island, N.Y. native and avid MMA and amateur wrestling fan. He has been a part of the wrestling community for nearly 20 years. Carroll has six years of experience coaching high school wrestling. His father coached high school wrestling over 35 years, passing on his strong knowledge. Carroll has been reporting MMA news since January 2011. The former wrestler’s coverage includes the 2012 U.S. Olympic Wrestling Team Trials, 2013 & 2016 NCAA D1 Wrestling Championship, and numerous MMA events (Bellator MMA, King of the Cage, North American Fighting Championship, and Glory).