Affectionately called Guttas. Born and raised Boston, MA. Currently living in Albuquerque, NM. Two-time Golden Gloves boxing champion. New England Invitational boxing champion. Winner of the Discovery Channel’s boxing TV show ‘The Fighters’. Head coach to UFC top 10 middleweight fighter, Jorge Rivera. Instructor for RangerUp’s Train the Troops tour training US Marines at Pendleton, Miramar, and Yuma. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor. Mentored by George Hand in the art of operations against human trafficking. Movie buff. Wine, whiskey, pugilism enthusiast.
Movie Review: Fury
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Cinderella Man: Braddock’s classic American comeback
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Special Operations close air support aircaft questioned by Congress3
He saved General Patton’s life but then was snubbed by him4
Iranian-led militias attack & destroy US logistical convoy in Iraq5
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