Fight For The 22

Newberry VS. Cunningham

Charity exhibition bout LIVE STREAM ON PPV Order Here 

October 24th, 8:00 PM CDT LIVE from The Wisconsin Club in Milwaukee Wisconsin. 

Tune in and watch Lift for the 22’s very own Dan Newberry take on Alton “Bo-Man” Cunningham is this charity exhibition boxing match!! 

Alton “Bo-Man” Cunningham is the 19th ranked of 456 active United States Pro Light Heavyweight MMA fighters and is the 1st ranked of 12 active Wisconsin Pro Light Heavyweights. 

He is a also recent competitor on the UFC Contenders Series.

 

Author: 22fitness

I am a South Milwaukee native, I graduated from South Milwaukee High School in 2002. Upon Graduating I joined the United States Army as an Airborne Indirect Fire Infantryman. Where I served over 8 years and 2 Combat deployments to Operation Iraqi Freedom. 

In June 28th, 2005 I was awarded the Purple Heart. From being wounded in action when a roadside bomb struck our HUMVEE. From there I continued my career and deployed again to Iraq from May 2007 to August 2008 to take part in what has been named “The Surge”. Throughout my career, I achieved the rank of Staff Sergeant and received numerous awards and accommodations. 

Upon exiting the service I found myself battling severe PTSD, depression, and anxiety. 
after losing my own brother to suicide in December of 2015. I became an advocate for people suffering from mental illness. In August of 2016, I marched 22 miles across Milwaukee county in an effort to raise suicide awareness. After the walk, I went on to find “22 Fitness” a free fitness program dedicated to helping those that struggle with PTSD and Depression. Throughout the year I host several 22-mile walks, and community workouts, and several public speaking engagements, to continue to generate awareness of the mental health issues within our communities. 

I am currently the Manager of Operations for Commercial Recycling Division, Goodwill industries of southeastern Wisconsin and metropolitan Chicago. 

I am married to my high school sweetheart. Together we have 3 daughters and reside in Hales Corners Wisconsin. 


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