Getting To Know… Elmer Waterhen
Name: Elmer J. Waterhen
Walking Around Weight: 193 lbs
MMA Competition Weight Class: 170 lbs and 185 lbs
Date of Birth: April 10, 1974
City Born In: Good Soil, Saskatchewan
City Currently Residing In: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
First Job: Ranch hand
Current Job: Student and stucco and stone during the summer
First Car: 1979 Dodge Charger
Current Car: 1984 Ford Bronco
Favorite Movie: Land Before Time, Gone with the Wind, and 1979’s The Champ
Favorite TV Show: The Simpson’s and Storage Wars
Favorite Band/Singer: Meatloaf, Queen, and Elton John
Nickname, and How You Got It: Elmer “The Warrior” Waterhen from my manager
MMA Team/Camp: Way of the Dragon team Dave Mah
MMA Titles Held: Interprovincial, provincial, western Canadian, KOTC Middleweight and Welterweight, 13 numerous tough man titles
Belts Attained in other Combat Sports: None
Favorite UFC Fighter: Mirko Filipovic
MMA Inspirations/Mentor/Idol: All the UFC fighters from 1993 to present and anybody that’s willing to step in there.
First Martial Arts Memory: Taekwondo
First MMA Memory: Got knocked out
Greatest MMA Moment to Date: Winning my second belt for KOTC
Funniest MMA Fighter that You Know: “Krazy Horse” Charles Bennett
Toughest MMA Competitors Encountered: Victor Daychief and Rory MacDonald
Most Memorable Finish: Jeremiah Pocockl 7 second knockout and Jarrett Davis 6 second knockout
Cage or Ring: either or.
Embarrassing MMA Memory: Getting punched in the belly and passing gas
Funny MMA Memory: Tripping into the ring
Favorite MMA Move (finish/strike): Left high kick
Favorite Sport Outside of MMA: Flying a kite
Favorite Food: KFC
Relationship Status: Engaged
Facebook Account/Fan Page: Facebook – Elmer J. Waterhen
- ‘It’s not how hard you can hit, it’s how hard you can get hit, and keep on getting up,’ Sylvester Stallone in Rocky 6.
- All things are possible through God.
- Big thanks to KOTC, WILD WEST SHOOTING, Rites of Passage Tattoo, Way of the Dragon, Outlaws MMA, Deikema Fight Club, Scorpion Drilling Alberta, Battle Chief Fight Wear, Fightgear, Tylight zone. Also Dave Mah, Ken from KOTC, Ian McWalters, Clint Diekema & training partners from all gyms. And a big thanks to the fans out their for support and my father in heaven, God.