Garie started off as a dedicated Muay Thai fighter. Travelling all over the world to develop his skills, he transitioned into MMA after picking up grappling.
He is an exciting MMA fighter with 3 Fight of the Night and 1 Submission of the Night awards from his last 5 fights.
Most recently, he was selected by the UFC out of 1300 applicants to receive the UFC Training Scholarship.
Garie has represented Singapore in multiple combat sports like Freestyle Wrestling, Grappling and most recently Combat Sambo.
As a part of Singapore's National Wrestling Team, he has represented Singapore during the SEA-Australasian Championships, UWW SEA Championships, UWW Asian Championships and was voted Most Outstanding Wrestler in the 2017 National Wrestling Trials.
Garie has vast experience in coaching and cornering athletes in big promotions like the UFC, ONE Championship and also in the various disciplines of Boxing, Muay Thai, Wrestling, Combat Sambo and BJJ.
Garie enjoys discussing martial arts concepts and has a knack for explaining concepts and the intricate details of techniques.
Coaching Experience: 7 Years
MMA Record: 4 - 1
2019 30th South East Asian Games (Combat Sambo) - Bronze
2019 South East Asian Sambo Championships (Combat Sambo) - Gold
2018 UWW South East Asian Wrestling & Grappling Championships (Freestyle) – Bronze
2018 UWW South East Asian Wrestling & Grappling Championships (Nogi) - Champion
2018 Singapore Combat Championships (Freestyle) – Champion
2018 Singapore Combat Championships (Nogi) - Champion
2017 Singapore Wrestling Nationals (Freestyle) – Champion
2017 Singapore Wrestling Nationals (Freestyle) – Most Outstanding Wrestler
2016 Singapore Wrestling Nationals (Freestyle) – Champion
2015 IBJJF Asian Championship (Blue Belt)- Champion
2014 South East Asian-Austalasian Wrestling Championships - 4th
2014 Singapore Wrestling Nationals (Greco Roman) - Silver
2014 Singapore Wrestling Nationals (Freestyle) - Silver
2013 T3 Team Takedown Tournament (Freestyle) - Champion
2013 Singapore Combat Championships (Freestyle) - Champion
2011 Impact Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Tournament - Champion
2011 Impact No-Gi Grappling Tournament – Champion
2019 UFC Training Scholarship Recipient
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu - Purple Belt
United World Wrestling - Level 1 Coaching
Amateur Muay Thai Association (Singapore) - Certified Trainer