Don’t get Gunnar Nelson too excited or the results will shock you to your core. Still shaken by his split decision loss to Ricky Story in October, Nelson and his team have turned to unconventional methods to get a pep back in the Icelandic fighter’s step; the power of dance. Often done for love, Nelson has harnessed the power of rhythmic movements for war.
A grappling prodigy before becoming a full time MMA fighter, Nelson quickest path to stand-up success inside the cage is to dance his heart out. Complete with a training montage, Nelson will dance his way to striking success in two to four minutes of actual Hollywood movie time. During the montage, Nelson will learn a variety of dance skills in a very quick amount time and it will be edited to show the UFC welterweight getting better in scene by scene increments.
Tango to spinning backfist attack for Nelson. A Harlem Shake into a haymaker leads to Nelson knocking out his foes. Twerk to set-up a takedown Nelson and your soul will be free. Now a bird who can fly, and also dance, the new Nelson will finally be able to express all the emotions that exist deep inside his spirit. Prepare yourself now because dancing Nelson loves to pull at your heartstrings.