UFC: Top 3 Stories to Come from the Athlete Retreat

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This weekend, the UFC held an “Athlete Retreat” for all of the fighters currently on the roster.

While some UFC fighters in camp elected to stay home, plenty more chose to take advantage of the weekend in Vegas to recharge and regroup from the grind of training.

Early reports on social media appeared to have fighters enjoying a miniature convention of sorts. The fighters appeared to enjoy the company of the co-workers whom they would not potentially have to compete against and simply enjoyed the luxuries that were being provided over the course of their stay.

The fighters appeared to enjoy the company of the co-workers whom they would not potentially have to compete against and simply enjoyed the luxuries that were being provided over the course of their stay.

The UFC appeared to pull out all the stops, with several amenities and a convention of speakers that featured names from across the spectrum.  Fighters were able to listen to professionals about strategies for building their brands and careers for when their competitive days were over.

However, when putting together dozens of athletes who frequently call out each other for a cage fight, interesting things are bound to happen.  Throughout the weekend, social media recorded several tense moments to come out of the excursion for the some of the best in MMA.

Here are three of the top stories to come out of the UFC Athlete Retreat:

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