Bellator contender and jiu jitsu athlete, Dillon Danis, took to social media in showing his support for a teenage boy who has been subject to bullying at school. Not only did Danis reach out to the youngster, but he has paid for him to attend jiu jitsu classes at a nearby academy.
Though Dillon is known for his career as a jiu jitu and MMA athlete, he has spoken publicly about his experiences at high school where he was subject to bullying. He says “jiu jitsu saved his life”, and having witnessed the horrific viral video of the youngster being attacked by multiple youngsters online, Danis asked his fans to identify the kid so as to contact him. The result has seen Danis pay for the kid to attended jiu jitsu classes and help to shape his life in a positive way.
Danis wrote on social media: