Photos with Scott Sheeley
The Midwest is commonly known as a quiet, low key part of the United States. When it comes to martial arts though, the region has made quite a bit of noise with its talent. State, National and World kickboxing champion Scott Sheeley has been tearing up the Martial Arts & fight scene for the last several years. Scott has been studying martial arts for 19 years and holds a 6th Degree Black Sash in Shaolin Kung-fu. He also holds a Blue Belt in Shuai Chiao, and is currently has Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He has been studying kickboxing for 17 years. Read more... He traveled to Italy for the World Games as a 2 time member of the United States National Kickboxing Team, where he made it to the semi finals and was nominated Most Courageous Athlete for finishing his fight with a broken arm. This stubborn determination attests to his ability to work beyond expectations. He has also made appearances on ESPN2 Strikeforce events as well as two Pay-Per-View appearances: K-1 USA kickboxing championships. Most recently, he returned from Korea where he made his MMA debut and walked away with 2 wins. His record is 39-10 (14 KO's). Outside the ring, Sheeley has accomplished a rather impressive feat. He has had parts in the movies, "Blizhniy Boy" (With Cung Le, David Carradine, Gary Busey, Eric Roberts, Bolo Yeung, "The Mitchell Tapes" and "Knockout" (With Duke Roufus) which sparked his interest in pursuing acting and performance career.