Jose "Shorty" Torres is a Chicago native and has been in sports all of his life. Ranging from team and single person sports. One of his biggest interests and expertise is in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). He started martial arts at the age of four and it began with Shotokan Karate. Once obtaining his black belt certification after 12 years or training; he slowly transitioned into MMA. At the age of 16, Jose/Shorty was perfecting his skills at Combat-Do with legendary trainer Master Bob Schirmer in Judo, Jujitsu, Jeet-Kune-Do, Boxing, Kickboxing, San Shou, Muay Thai, K1, and Wrestling. Currently, Jose is the Titan FC Flyweight & Bantamweight Champion. He is the first ever double weight class champion for Titan FC.