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Ben Mckelvey

Writer, producer and co-author of Born to Fight

Ben Mckelvey has been a journalist, an author, a TV producer, a lifeguard, a bartender, a medical curiosity, a beach volleyballer, and video gamer. He is still some of those things.
How To Love (Or At Least Let Others Love) The Ultimate Fighting

How To Love (Or At Least Let Others Love) The Ultimate Fighting Championship

To argue for the safety of athletes like Ronda Rousey is to deny them their agency and do a disservice to what's most admirable about them. Fighters like Rousey long ago looked at a spot on the fuzzy edge of the human experience, and decided to dedicate a great part of their lives to getting there.
29/09/2015 5:16 AM AEST