Askren resigns as head coach of Wisconsin RTC

Ben Askren before his Beat the Streets match against Jordan Burroughs in 2019 (Photo/Tony Rotundo,

Ben Askren, past Olympian, Hodge Trophy winner and MMA fighter, resigned as head coach of the Wisconsin Regional Training Center.

The announcement comes three months after his contract was extended.

The Wisconsin RTC released the following statement:

For those who have not heard, Ben Askren has resigned as the Head Coach of the Wisconsin Regional Training Center. Ben has been instrumental in the rejuvenation of our RTC program and will be greatly missed. We respect Ben's decision and wish him the best in his future endeavors.


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