Jiu Jitsu MMA
It would be a fair assessment to call Rickey Pinkney a jack of all trades. The Florida native, who now resides in Texas, was a standout collegiate athlete, is a military veteran, model, actor and martial artist. He lit up the track at Purdue University where he set several records and earned NCAA All-American status before graduating in 2007. Martial arts has long been a part of Pinkney’s life as he holds black belts in Judo and Karate, and is a Jiu Jitsu blue belt. He also is the owner of Team Pinkney, an organization that helps train and guide athletes in the MMA world. In addition to all of that, Pinkney is also a father of two boys, Jahvon and Dareios.