Jared "The Mountain" Vanderaa
- Submission : 3 Wins - 1 Losses
- TKO/KO : 6 Wins - 0 Losses
- Decision : 0 Wins - 2 Losses
- Age : 26
- Height : 1.91 m
- Reach : 195 cm
- Leg Span : 115 cm
- Stance : Orthodox
- BG Discipline : Dutch Kickboxing
Big and dominant in his MMA presence
Very high level BJJ
- From : USA
- Fighting out of : Temecula, USA
- Gym : Team Quest
- Trainer : Corey Grant
- Submission : 5%
- Takedowns : 5%
- Striking : 90%
Pro Fight History
Ricky MisholasEFC 77R2 TKO (Punches)
Ruan PottsEFC 76R3 TKO (Punches)
Elvis MoyoEFC 73WinR2 TKO (Punches)–
Vernon Lewis–LossR3 Decision (Unanimous)–
Andrew van ZylEFC 66R5 Decision (Split)–
John Rizzo–WinR1 Submission (Rear-Naked Choke)–
Daylin Murray–WinR1 TKO (Punches)–
Joe Hernandez–WinR2 KO (Punch)–
Mychal Clark–WinR1 TKO (Punches)–
Sean Johnson–WinR1 Submission (Guillotine Choke)–
Richard Odoms–LossR5 Submission (Kimura)–
Idrees Wasi–WinR1 Submission (Straight Ankle Lock)–
Exhibition Fight History
When and why did you start training martial arts?
I began in February 2010, I was coming off of wrestling season.
How did you get your fight name?
I got it in highschool. People would keep jumping on me saying, “It’s like climbing a mountain.”
What is your favourite technique, and why?
Gogoplata, I just like choking people with my shin.
Who is your hero, and why?
Aleksandr Karelin, he was a monster of a wrestler.
What other interesting information can you tell us about yourself?
I enjoy watching anime, playing video games, listening to music and writing. My favourite thing to do when I am not training or fighting is being a parent.
What does it mean for you to fight in the EFC?
It is a great opportunity to showcase my skills to the world