Commissioned Stories: Fallon Fox, Transgender MMA fighter
Mixed martial arts fighter Fallon Fox is the first open transgender competitor who competes against other women. Fox underwent male to female gender reassignment surgery in 2006 in Thailand. After returning to the United States, she was introduced to MMA through an online video of a female fighter, and recognized a path she wanted to follow. She holds a perfect 3-0 record, and trains daily.