Ajax loader

Us

Pro MMA Record

"The Striking Viking"

11-10-1

Kaitlin Young

Kaitlin "The Striking Viking" Young

Fighter Details

  • Name: Kaitlin Young
  • Pro MMA Record: 11-10-1 (Win-Loss-Draw)
  • Nickname: The Striking Viking
  • Current Streak: 1 Win
  • Age: 35 | Date of Birth: 1985.09.15
  • Last Fight: July 30, 2020 in IFC
  • Weight Class: Featherweight | Last Weigh-In: 145.9 lbs
  • Affiliation: Minnesota Martial Arts Academy
  • Height: 5'9" (176cm) | Reach: 68.0" (173cm)
  • Career Disclosed Earnings: $0 USD
  • Born: Circle Pines, Minnesota, United States
  • Fighting out of: St. Louis Park, Minnesota
  • College: University of Minnesota
  • Foundation Style: N/A
  • Fighter Links:
  • Personal Links:

Regional Rankings Rankings FAQ

Fighting for a major organization has made Kaitlin Young ineligible for regional rankings.

Gyms & Affiliations

Wiki

Kaitlin Young Wiki Update Wiki

Young is a former Featherweight and current Bantamweight with a black belt in Taekwondo. She has fought in HOOKnSHOOT, Tuff-N-Uff, EliteXC, and Invicta FC. She holds a notable victory over Miesha Tate

After a victory in her debut Young entered HOOKnSHOOT's 2007 Women's Grand Prix. She won the tournament impressively with 3 KO's for a total fight time of 1:45, this included a head kick victory over Miesha Tate.


In 2008, Young was chosen as opponent of the then undefeated Gina Carano at EliteXC. At the end of the second round Young was deemed unable to continue by the referee, who as a result declared Carano winner by TKO.

Currently Young fights for Invicta FC in the Bantamweight division. She fought in Invicta's debut event against Leslie Smith. They fought to a draw in a Fight of the Night performance. Young next fought Liz Carmouche. Young would lose by submission in the 2nd round. At Invicta 3 Young got a rematch against Smith, this time losing by TKO in the 2nd round. Young then fought Lauren Murphy at Invicta 5 and Raquel Pa'aluhi at Invicta 9, losing in both cases by unanimous decision.


Last updated 12.09.2015, 7:15 PM ET
Wiki Contributors:

Kaitlin Young News View All

Fabricio Werdum and Renan Ferreira headline PFL 3 in main event; Kayla Harrison,... (2021-03-09 15:59:52 -0500)
Fabricio Werdum will try to make weight at the UFC 198 weigh-ins... (2021-03-09 11:00:00 -0500)
On this week’s episode of What the Heck, MMA Fighting’s Mike Hec... (2021-03-02 10:00:00 -0500)
PFL PFL has signed more familiar names. PFL continues t... (2021-02-26 17:00:00 -0500)
The Professional Fighters League announced the finalization of its 2021 roster. Th... (2021-02-26 03:24:12 -0500)
Organizacja PFL zdecydowała się na wzmocnienie parku zawodniczego ośmioma nowymi n... (2021-02-25 14:36:52 -0500)
  • MMA Junkie : Video: What we learned from Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren
  • MMAFighting.com : Video: What the Heck, Episode 55: Ray Flores, Lauren Murphy and Gordon Ryan
  • MMA Junkie : Dana White won't be paying Snoop Dogg $2 million, says Paul-Askren bet never occurred
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 261 Countdown: Zhang Weili vs Rose Namajunas
  • MMA Junkie : ONE champion Aung La N Sang speaks out on bloodshed amidst Myanmar coup
  • MMAFighting.com : Joanna Jedrzejczyk wants the winner of Zhang Weili vs. Rose Namajunas: ‘The baddest b*tch on the planet is back’
  • MMA Junkie : PFL's Antonio Carlos Junior says light heavyweight move was inevitable after 185 drained him
  • MMAFighting.com : Morning Report: Dana White refutes Snoop Dogg’s claim of $2 million bet: ‘I have never made an illegal bet, ever’
  • MMA Junkie : Marcin Held: Being underdog vs. PFL champ Natan Schulte 'a big advantage for me'
  • The Athletic : Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker 2: How Bobby Knuckles finds redemption
  • MMA Junkie : UFC on ESPN 22 winner Luis Pena explains fighting through broken hand
  • MMA Weekly : UFC 261 Countdown: Valentina Shevchenko vs Jessica Andrade
  • MMA Junkie : Dana White criticizes Sean Shelby for not stopping Jeremy Stephens from shoving Drakkar Klose
  • MMA Junkie : UFC on ESPN 22 winner Austin Hubbard wants lots of fights before he gets married
  • MMA Junkie : Anderson Dos Santos vs. Miles Johns set for UFC Fight Night on July 17
  • MMA Junkie : Marlon Vera vs. Davey Grant booked for UFC Fight Night on June 19
  • MMA Junkie : Jacob Malkoun: I proved to myself I belong in UFC with win over Abdul Razak Alhassan
  • MMA Junkie : Fight booking wire (April 19-25): UFC 261 loses Jamey Simmons vs. Johnny Munoz
  • MMA Junkie : Looking back, Brendan Loughnane grateful for Dana White snub: 'There was a bigger plan'
  • MMA Junkie : Jay Jay Wilson wants winner of Patricio Freire vs. A.J. McKee: 'I should be in line for the title'