ORINGTON, Maine (Vabi) – Native combined martial artist Glory Watson is ready to combat subsequent month on the Norway Financial savings Financial institution Area.
“I simply fell in love with it. The emotional and bodily rush, the flexibility to always be taught and enhance, you’ll be able to’t evaluate it to something,” Watson stated.
Humorous sufficient, “The Fury” also can kill with kindness.
“I am not an indignant particular person. It is so bizarre to search out myself on this sport. I am like, ‘Hey, I do not suppose we must always combat. Can I get you a sandwich? Hey, you look nice in the present day’ And we’re about to get right into a combat. I like your braid.’ I am unable to assist it. It is bizarre,” Watson stated.
She is in the midst of her eight-week combat camp and getting ready for her fourth skilled bout on Might 14.
“Till the combat, I do not give it some thought in any respect. The entire eight weeks, folks ask ‘Hey, are you able to combat?’ I actually do not give it some thought. I get very nervous and agitated. I do not wish to have a fast adrenaline dump in the midst of camp,” Watson stated.
She will likely be up towards Natalie “Natty Ice” Schlesinger out of New Jersey.
“You are each going to win on the market and attempt to kill one another. That is the objective in a combat. Once you get so shut, you get very emotionally charged. All of it comes right down to, in the long run, And there is such a rush of feelings. You wish to share it with anybody closest to you, and it is normally somebody you have fought with and also you respect. You need them to know,” Watson he stated.
Watson stated fighters acknowledge one another’s abilities instantly after a match.
“How good you’re. We all the time hug one another and say ‘You probably did nice!’ I’ve a combat the place I went as much as him and advised him ‘You probably did nice!’ You may say she’s making an attempt to get away from me, and I am like, ‘No, come again, I simply wish to congratulate you.’ The respect you get after you punch one another within the face is superb,” Watson stated.
Watson and Schlesinger will combat within the New England Fights Strawweight Division for 3 five-minute rounds of 115 kilos, with a one-minute relaxation between rounds.
Watson stated he’s grateful to his mates, household and sponsors for supporting his skilled profession.
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