Mitch Aguiar is a 10 year Navy SEAL Veteran, entrepreneur, speaker, painter and Professional Mixed Martial Arts Fighter. Mitch learned early on that a lot things in life are hard, but setting hard goals instills confidence, which is why he enlisted in the Navy and eventually graduated from BUDs Class 273 in 2008. He went to SEAL Team 10 deployed to Afghanistan in 2011 for 11 months, worked as a multi purpose Dog Handler for a year and then deployed to Europe for 6 months.
Mitch has always had a passion for learning and teaching others. And after his tours he finished up his time in the teams teaching combatives and close quarters combat.
He left the Navy in January of 2018 at the rank of E6/SO1 (Special Operator First Class) to pursue his dream of becoming a World Champion Mixed Martial Arts Fighter. He holds an amateur record of 15-1 and on January 27th, 2018 he made his Professional MMA debut winning by TKO.
Mitch encourages others to follow their passions in life and in March of 2017 he founded his company MASF (Mitch Aguiar Smashin’ Frog). He aims to awaken and instill a new mindset in people. Once you truly understand the philosophy “Mindset is Everything”, your potential becomes limitless.
He is on a mission to make the world a better place and to inspire others to do the same by sharing his story and living by example. He travels across the US speaking to businesses and students, athletes and veterans, to share his “Mindset is Everything” philosophy.