DJ Miller – Muay Thai Fighter with USA Team that Compete in Brazil
DJ Miller is a great Muay Thai fighter, that will be fighting in future Shin Do Kumate tournaments. His skill, determination, and passion has prepare him to take on any new challenge. He has a vast amount of experience in striking and a career in the art of 8 limbs. D.J. Miller created a lifestyle that allows him to immerse himself in the sport of Muay Thai. Since the first time that D.J. stepped foot in a Muay Thai gym and fighting ring, he knew that Muay Thai was going to become a lifestyle.
Below is his fight record, interview and highlights.
DJ Miller Fight Record
DJ Miller – Pro Record: 2-1 with 2 ko’s at 155lbs.
Amateur record: 26-6
Title: 13 – Two time Team USA fighter competing in Brazil and Canada.
What attracted DJ Miller to Muay Thai?
I watched a movie about it “The Protector” and I never really was interested in mma. Muay Thai is more than a sport, it has culture and tradition
Tell us about yourself (single/married, kids, career, hobbies).
I’m a full time boxing instructor and personal training. I work at title boxing club Nashville and help people get in shape. I fight professional muay thai on the side and also train full time.
What surprises people about you?
My sense of humor and kindness.
How long have you been training in Muay Thai?
Been training since 2008
What drives and motivates you as you train for your fight and what is it about Muay Thai that inspires you?
My teammates and fans motivate me. They always expect nothing less of the best from me.
What are your goals?
To be one of the greatest American fighters if all time.
How has Muay Thai changed your life for the better?
It gave me self esteem and confidence. I was a victim of high school bullying.
What is a fun fact about yourself?
I’m right handed but I fight as a southpaw.