Catching Up With Out UFC Fighter Liz Carmouche

UFC flyweight contender Liz Carmouche spoke exclusively with AfterEllen’s sister site this week. If you follow MMA, you’ll be familiar with the new weight divisions added that have given female fighters more opportunities – the new 125 division¬†in particular. Carmouche also chats with reporter Kayla Baity about her military days during the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” era and how she found the courage to come out. The lesbian role model goes on to share a bit about balancing her professional MMA career with motherhood. For more MMA news, check out