Famed cutman Jacob “Stitch” Duran is on the ... We gave these companies great exposure. So, now I’m getting penalized for speaking the truth about something that needed to be said.” Duran said he has been inundated with hundreds of texts and.
If you’ve ever taken in a UFC event, there’s a very good chance you’ve seen Jacob ‘Stitch’ Duran at work. He’s one of MMA’s greatest cutmen, and one of the many who had personal sponsorships taken from him thanks to the Reebok deal.
The UFC‘s new apparel deal with Reebok ruffled a lot of feathers, including those of longtime UFC cutman Jacob “Stitch” Duran, who spoke out about how the deal affected him and his peers. As of Tuesday afternoon, Duran said that the UFC cut him loose.
daej81 You will be the first to know that the UFC just let me go because I spoke out about the Reebok deal. Got to look for a new job! — Jacob Stitch Duran (@StitchDuran) July 21, 2015 MMAJunkie.com's John Morgan confirmed with an anonymous source.
daej81 You will be the first to know that the UFC just let me go because I spoke out about the Reebok deal. Got to look for a new job! — Jacob Stitch Duran (@StitchDuran) July 21, 2015 “If you want to fight in the UFC, you’ve got to realize that you.
Why did Jacob ... Reebok, which ultimately prompted the organization to cut ties with the veteran cutman on Tuesday? According to Duran, it was simply the right thing to do – both for him and his fellow fight-night officials. Duran, a frequent MMAjunkie.
Jacob “Stitch” Duran was ... sponsorship deals on their behalf. Duran parted ways with UFC in July, hours after he publicly criticized the company's exclusive $70 million outfitting contract with Reebok. The deal restricts employees from wearing.
Fresh off a trip to Tokyo, the band hosted a Reebok x NYFW Fit to Fashion workout at Gotham ... LJ: I tried those on when Elvis [Duran] took us shoe shopping, and I said, “Never. They’re awful.” I don’t get it! NK: They’re made to sit in the.
Not a fighter, not a commentator, not even a referee—but rather, a cutman by the name of Jacob ... Duran) made a significant portion of their income from sponsors, so this is a pretty big shock to the system. The only obvious winners in this deal? Reebok.
Jacob “Stitch” Duran, a well-known cutman who works in MMA and boxing, lost his job with the UFC this month after he spoke out about a new deal the organization signed with Reebok. In an interview with Bloody Elbow on Monday, Duran revealed that the.