Mark Bocek will face Doug Evans at UFC 79 on December 29th, 2007. Mark also will have new sponsors on his Sponsorship Team like, Mr. Fitness, Latest Exposure, MMA FanShop, Clinch Gear, Iron Tiger Muay Thai and Punch Fitness New York as also he will have his veterans Sponsors that he always count with: Manto Fight, Submit Gear, Speer Road, Light Force and SST.
On Saturday August 18, Danny Hale, Fadi Nader, Steve Simms, Barry Simms, Andrew McInnes and Mark Bocek competed at the North East Grappling Challenge in Ithaca, New York.
Team Bocek beat 3 tough teams to win the team championships. Steve Simms also won the under 175lbs advanced Barry Simms took 4th. Mark Bocek won the under 189lbs advanced division.
Mark Bocek will be fighting at UFC 73 in Sacramento California on July 7, 2007 against Frank Edgar. Congrats Mark for making it to the big show!
Congratulations to Frank Marques, Andrew McInnes and Phil MacIsaac for being promoted to PURPLE BELT!
Mark Bocek defeated Garett Davis by rear naked choke at 2:35 of rd 1 in King of the Cage: Capital Chaos on March 28, 2007
Mark Bocek is one of Canada's first Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belts and has been studying the art for more than a decade. He first studied under Rickson and Renzo Gracie and then moved on to Nova Uniao where he received his Black Belt through Joao Roque.
Since January Mark Bocek is no longer part of the Tap Out Burlington instructor team. For everyone interested in private lessons please...