Getting To Know XFC Welterweight Semifinalist Carson “The Perfect Storm” Hardman

Get to know Carson “The Perfect Storm” Hardman before he fights LaRue Burley in the Semifinals of our Welterweight Tournament at Xtreme Fighting Championships 44 on May 28 in Des Moines, LIVE on FOX Deportes and FOX Sports 2.

Name Carson Hardman

Nickname “The Perfect Storm”

Weight 170 pounds

Height 5-foot-10

Reach 71 inches

Pro MMA record 9-2

Amateur MMA record 5-1

Fighting style MMA

Born American Fork, UT

Fighting out of Lehi, UT

Gym Xcite MMA

Head coach Mark Balcer

Main training partner Mark Balcer

Heroes Grandpa (my old man) and my coach Mark Balcer. They were the first father figures to show a genuine interest in my interests and pursuits. More famous people would be Dominick Cruz and Anderson Silva. Both their fighting styles inspire me to a better fighter.

Hobbies Hiking, MMA and maybe eating? I really like food!

Goals in MMA Champion. Champion is always the goal. If not that, then what?

About XFC
Xtreme Fighting Championships, Inc. (formerly Duke Mountain Resources, Inc.) is the first publicly traded premier international mixed martial arts (“MMA”) organization with offices throughout the United States and South America, trading under the ticker symbol DKMR. Xtreme Fighting Championships (“XFC“) is now partnered with the FOX family of networks in the United States, and has previously been carried on some of the largest open television broadcasters in Latin America – Rede TV! as well as HBO, ESPN, NBC Sports Network, Telemundo Universo, Esportes Interativo, Terra TV (the largest internet portal in the world), and UOL – the largest internet portal in Latin America, and premium cable & satellite television network. The XFC has had over 185 exclusively signed fighters, representing over 35+ countries worldwide with even more growth expected. Boasting the signing of The Next Generation of Male & Female Superstars, the XFC is known for entertaining fans with the most action packed MMA events both on television and in stadium venues. The Next Generation of MMA.