There is hardly an situation in the world of mixed martial arts that Vernon "Tiger" White has not encountered. His career is so extensive that it has lasted longer than the UFC itself. Along the way he has competed in virtually every style, for virtually every different promotion in the world. An expert in taekwondo and other martial arts, as well as a master of submission moves and striking, he is uniquely positioned to instruct on a number of different levels.

His accomplishments in the course of competition are considerable. White is the former International Fighting Council (IFC) world heavyweight champion and has also held the world light heavyweight championship in King of the Cage. He has scored impressive victories in the World Extreme Cagefighting, Valor Fighting, WMMAA, Pancrase and the World Vale Tudo Championships. He currently competes on a major level with the International Fight League, as a member of the Nevada Lions.

In terms of his preparation and training, White has a fundamental background that is as extensive as anyone's. He is a product of the world-famous Lion's Den in Lodi, California, which is renowned for its strict regimen in the development of champions. At the Lion's Den, White was mentored by one of the all-time legends of MMA, Ken Shamrock, who also serves as his coach with the Lions.

An engaging personality who possesses a keen facility with words, Vernon "Tiger" White is an effective communicator and teacher who can give the best to, and get the best out of, any willing student of the mixed martial arts. For more information on booking Vernon White for your seminar or other engagement, please contact

Height: 6'0 (183cm)
Weight: 205lbs (93kg)
Style: Submission Fighting
Birth Date: 12/03/1971
Home Town: Sparks, Nevada
Team: Ken Shamrock's Lion's Den

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