Deric Flores has had a long-time passion for mixed martial arts since he was a child. He started Tae Kwon Do/ Karate from Elementary to middle school and eventually branched out to other mixed martial arts.
Deric started his professional mixed martial arts career by training in Muay Thai and tested under Best Muay Thai in Tempe, AZ accumulating a 4-1 record. His coaches were Sunshine Fettkether and Bob Karmel. Deric Fought local and in Vegas, NV. Deric was trained by his boxing coach, Ruben Flores in Cedar Park, Texas at the Pinnacle training center. He accumulated a 3-1 record and making it to the finals in his first couple fights at 2015 Austin golden gloves and took runner up. All of fights his boxing fights were held in Texas. Deric finally put all of his MMA together and started his amateur career with Fight Ready. Accumulated a 2-1 record. Submission of the night Jan 28th 2017.
Some of Deric’s highlights and strengths are:
– He lost his first fight in every sport but always came back with a winning streak.
– He has never been finished in competition
– An Ho Southwest Regional Champion UCFC
– Juan Lara attaining gold in multiple BJJ tournaments and never getting pointed.