Charles David "Chuck" Liddell
began studying Koei-Kan karate at the age of 12
the tattoo seen on his scalp reads "Koei-Kan"
He was a four year starter on the football team at San Marcos High
School. While growing up in Santa Barbara, he often frequented the
infamous Del Playa Drive, the middle of the party scene of the college town of Isla Vista, where he often found himself in fights with drunk college students. He became a Division I wrestler at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business /Accounting in 1995.
Previous Championships & Awards:
Ultimate Fighting Championship
UFC Light Heavyweight Champion
Fight of the Night Honors
Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Fame
2006 Fighter of the Year
Do you have any heroes? John Hackleman for my striking and John Lewis for getting me going in MMA.
What is your favorite technique? Right leg whip kick.
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Chuck wrestled for California Polytechnic State University and graduated from there with a degree in accounting.
What was your job before you started fighting?
Early on Chuck used to work as a bartender
and a bouncer.