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Porter Foley

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  • Grey Belt - 1 Stripe

Porter Foley: Calvert MMA Academy’s® Rising Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Star

When you think of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Calvert County, one name stands out: Porter Foley. This Grey Belt – 1 Stripe prodigy at Calvert MMA Academy® has been weaving his magic on the mats, becoming a beacon of inspiration for many.

Porter isn’t just any honor roll student from Northern Middle School; he’s a testament to the perfect balance between academics and passion. With an astonishing 300+ BJJ sessions at Calvert MMA Academy®, his dedication to mastering the art is palpable. He’s an embodiment of the academy’s mission to nurture talent, discipline, and community spirit.

Search any local BJJ tournament results, like Good Fight or Grappling Industries, and you’ll see Porter’s name glittering with accolades – a whopping nine 1st place victories across Gi and No-Gi categories, proving his mettle time and time again.

Initiated into the adult training cohort of Calvert MMA® at just 10 years old, his journey is a beacon for young enthusiasts. And, while his skills on the mat are legendary, Porter’s commitment to the Calvert MMA community shines even brighter. His mentoring sessions with the kids’ classes at the academy are a testament to his leadership and altruism.

Off the mat, Porter’s adventures span from long-distance backpacking to kayaking. An outdoor enthusiast, his tales of camping under the stars or fishing in Calvert County’s pristine waters often captivate listeners.

For those in and around Calvert County, or anyone considering diving into Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Porter Foley’s journey at Calvert MMA Academy® is both an inspiration and an invitation. Dive into this world, and you might just discover your own path to excellence!