August 2015 – Don Shainis
“Shameless” Don Shainis, 24, of Redline MMA and Victory Combat Academy has been training at Elite Sports Performance & Physical Therapy with Peter Rappoli, MS, CCS, CSCS for the past few months and has been putting in a tremendous amount of time and hard work in order to prepare for his upcoming title fight on 8/29. Don is currently ranked as the #1 155 Amateur MMA fighter in New England according to MassMMA.com.
After successfully competing at 170 lbs, Don found his home at lightweight when he won their vacant title earlier in the year. Don currently is the Cage Titans 155 Champion and holds a 4 -0 record (2 TKO, 2 Submission).
We’re excited to honor Don as our Athlete of the Month and know that his continued dedication and commitment to MMA will lead to great things in the coming years. We look forward to attending Don’s fight and seeing what the future holds for our newest Athlete of the Month!