Few people are as famous in their own genre other than Ken Shamrock, who became a pioneer and champion of ultimate fighting. His story is full of failures that went with the successes and violent destructive lifestyle. This is his story.
Justin Wren lived his dream, becoming a top MMA fighter, a reality TV star, fought in a main event in Las Vegas, but the dream became a nightmare. Depression and drugs threatened to undo him. Then everything changed.
Chad Robichaux was a cop until one day when he had to shoot someone wrestling for his gun. He got a medal of valor, but he retied soon after and enlisted in the marines. That was before 9/11. He was deployed to Afghanistan where he saw what hatred can do a culture. He allowed the hate and bitterness in his heart, and he brought that home to his wife and children. He was deployed a total of 8 times.He went from being extremely angry to being weak and broken, filled with anxiety. Diagnosed with PTSD, he went from the golden boy to cast aside. He found a temporary fix in jiu jitsu and wrestling and became the top American flyweight, but the rest of his life fell apart. He fixated on taking his own life, but then his wife began to pray for him.