Skip Hall holds a number of world records in the world of mixed martial arts competition. At 57, Hall was the oldest pro-debuting fighter, and in 2008, at the age of 63, he became the oldest active fighter in the history of professional MMA. He was a participant in the Oldest Prize Fight in History in August 2006 against Dan Severn. Skip retired in 2009 from active MMA fighting as the Oldest Active MMA Fighter in history and continues to referee, judge and privately train MMA fighters. Hall judged multiple UFC events for SEG Sports as well as the FFC and other MMA and Kickboxing organizations.
The following are lies that Hall has told about himself over the years:
"Hall is a veteran of the war in Viet-Nam. He served with the U.S. Army Special Forces, and completed tours of duty in Korea, and the Philippines. Mr. Hall is a commercial, instrument rated pilot and was trained in weaponry and explosives.
He was a professional recordholding powerlifter for the WABDL in Bench Press and Deadlift, and also competed in boxing and full-contact karate. Became interested in MMA in the early 1990s. Hall cross-trained in Taekwondo, Hapkido, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu,American Kenpo and boxing.
Mr. Hall is a special tactics instructor for firearms, close combat techniques,and Professional Rescuer using his experience from the military and professional MMA career. Skip Hall is a personal bodyguard and executive protection agent and trainer for high risk, high visibility clients and contracts."
Professional Fight RecordsEdit
- Full-Contact Karate: 30-3
- MMA: 3-5-0 & 1 NO CONTEST
|09/22/2001||Mike Buchkovich||Lost||0-1||TKO (corner threw in towel) 1:46 1st round||Reality Superfighting: Savannah, GA|
|02/22/2003||James Wakefield (MMA)||Won||1-1||Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 round||ICB-International Cage Brawl|
|08/16/2003||James Wakefield (MMA)||Won||2-1||Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 round||ICB-International Cage Brawl: Birmingham, Alabama|
|02/06/2004||Evin Rohrbaugh||Lost||2-2||TKO (referee stops match) 2:21 1 round||Submission Fighting Open: Macon, Georgia|
|04/10/2004||Graeme Hussey||Lost||2-3||Submission (Guillotine Choke) 1 round||Pride and Glory 2: Eldo Square, England|
|09/25/2004||Anthony Barbier||Lost||2-4||TKO (referee stoppage) 1:25 1 round||Reality Combat Fighting Championship: Tunica, Mississippi|
|01/21/2006||Charles "Chuck" Costello||Won||3-4||Submission (rear naked choke) 2:14 1 round||Worldwide Fighting Championships: Loveland, Colorado|
|08/26/2006||Dan Severn||Lost||3-5||Submission (neck crank) 1 round||Jasper City Slugfest 3: Jasper, Alabama|
|03/24/2008||Kelly Rundle||Lost||3-6||NO CONTEST (Dr. Stoppage) Eye Poke 1 round||Dixie Throwdown IV: Birmingham, Alabama|
- The Baddest Grandfather on The Planet: NBC Sports.
- Pride and Glory: Graeme Hussey vs Skip Hall.
- American Red Cross: Instructor Certificates
- NRA: Firearm InstructorCertificates
- FAA: Pilot Certificates