This month for our Fighter Spotlight we've got an interview with Dustin Ortiz. 


Craig Diamond: Where did you grow up? 

Dustin Ortiz: I was born in Indiana where times were very hard and where I learned a lot of street smarts. I then moved to Tennessee in the 2nd or 3rd grade and I call that home! 

CD: What were you like in High School? 

DO: In high school, I was just another kid trying to get by without getting into too much trouble..

CD: What is the best part of being a pro fighter? 

DO: The best part for me is living a life that very few people get to experience and sharing it with everyone in hopes to inspire or motivate the person that can make a difference. 

CD: What inspires you? 

DO: Being different & Listening to others that have been through so much but have made it for themselves and everyone around them. 

CD: What do you want to be when you grow up? 

DO: Happy

CD: What advice would you give your younger self?

DO: Be more wide open 

CD: What bands are you listening to these days?

DO: I don't listen to music if at all necessary

CD: What have you learned about yourself since becoming a pro fighter?

DO: I can truly do and get whatever I want out of this life

CD: If you could rule the world for a day, what changes would you make?

DO: Everyone's eyes would be open to their dreams to see if that's truly what they want in life

CD: If you could travel to any moment in history or the future, what would it be?

DO: Johnny Cash live show at Folsom Prison 

CD: If you could wake up tomorrow morning in the body of someone else, who would you pick and what would you do?

DO: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and I would do whatever the hell I wanted lol

CD: Have you ever been hit in the groin? 

DO: Too many damn times.


Thank you to Dustin for chatting with us for this month's Fighter Spotlight. 

You can find him on Facebook here, Instagram here, and on Twitter here. We can't wait for our next conversation, if you have suggestions of who you'd like to see on the Fighter Spotlight please let us know!