Vince Moritz Passed Away at 31


Vince at Prestige FC 3 with his older brother Craig

Top MMA News was informed today that Vince Moritz passed away on Thursday, January 12 due to undetermined causes. Vince, a Fort McMurray native who was currently living in Fort Saskatchewan, was 31 at the time of his death.

Mortiz trained at Bowman’s Taekwondo in Fort McMurray and fought once on the Prestige Fighting Championship 3 card in 2011.  His younger brother Travis also fought and trained in Fort McMurray.

His coach, Sandy Bowman had a heart to heart chat with Vince around Christmas.   “Vince was a good guy.  His dream was to earn the respect of the guys in the gym and train really hard…I believe he was going to do it,” said Sandy.

Top MMA News would like to express our condolences to the Moritz family and all of Vince’s friends and training partners in Fort McMurray.

Vince and his younger brother Travis Moritz

10 Responses to “ Vince Moritz Passed Away at 31 ”

  1. chad ackerman says:

    vince you will always be my hero. rip

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  2. Derek says:

    Miss ya Vince

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  3. harry balls says:

    heartbreaking. my sympathies to the cats on here that knew him.

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  4. Chris Card says:

    Wow… that article just blew my mind..

    Craig and I where best buds back in the mid 80’s … damn I’m sorry to hear about Vincent.

    My regards to you, your brothers and family.

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  5. Jerry and Linda Venema says:

    So sorry about Vince. I see he was an awesome well known guy who was good at what he did. Thinking about you all.<3 So Sorry

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  6. R Coventry says:

    RIP- My sympathies to his Family. He was a good guy, who loved training! He will be missed.

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  7. Nick says:

    I worked with vince up in ft. mac. He was a great guy. He was a great fighter. We will all miss you.

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  8. Juniper says:

    My prayers and thoughts to you and your family, will miss you lots Vince.

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  9. Rory says:

    Vince was a meathead and a bully. I hope he found peace in this world before he left it.

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  10. Maggie says:

    And it’s so sad that 3 years later.. We lose his brother Travis.
    RIP Travis..

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