Blake “The Beast” McKernan describes the turning point in his life at 18 when his father was committed to prison, he had dropped out of school and saw all of the most negative possibilities for his life coming true. He turned to the military and a group of men at a Sacramento area gym to help him see a better way. He is now 12-0 and looking forward to a big fight, movie roles and living his life as an example for his son and other young men.