Badger MMA Brisbane
UFC Fighter – State BJJ Champion
Brendan ‘Badger’ O’Reilly is a professional mixed martial artist, and one of a limited number of Australians to be contracted to the world’s premiere mixed martial arts organisation, the UFC.
Brendan began his formal martial arts training at age 15 with traditional boxing, before taking up Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and shortly thereafter beginning his mixed martial arts career. During the course of his career, Brendan became the FURY MMA Lightweight champion, and captured state championships in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Freestyle wrestling and Greco-Roman wrestling.
In 2010 Brendan founded Team Gamebred, comprised of what is now a number of Australia’s top MMA prospects, and in 2012 Gamebred Academy became a full-time training facility, which caters for all experience levels from beginner to advanced.
Brendan continues to compete as an athlete in the UFC, as well as competing in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and submission grappling tournaments, whilst also coaching a wide array of clients.