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Meet Adaire


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Former International Model, Behavioral Science Educator, conversationalist and current MMA enthusiast trailblazing in combat sports. 

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About Adaire

Adaire Byerly is your distinctive and rising MMA/ combat personality internationally recognized as the former co-host for Real Eyes Recognize Podcast with Dustin Gutkowski & top UFC fighter, Kevin Holland.

She also known for her fight-based comedy skits, exclusive sit-down interviews, live analyst break downs and recognized as a leading representative for the first African-American Women commentating in the sport.

Back Story:

Adaire's involvement in MMA began 10 years ago wanting

to learn self-defense as an effort to recover from an abusive



Through training BJJ, Muay Thai, Boxing, and Wrestling

she not only learned her strength as a competitive athlete,

she also gained tremendous knowledge by training with

professional fighters and coaches; Leading her to fall in

love with the technicality, communication and entertainment of the sport.

Adaire has a diverse background in fashion, film entertainment,

and media. Recognized as an international Super Model, she has been Published in numerous magazines including Vogue, and also earned her eligibility as a member of the Screen Actors Guild

She is also licensed and certified in numerous brain and behavioral sciences that brought her to her unique developmental and mental training company, Entertainment Mindframe as seen in Forbes. Adaire's expertise in Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, & body language allows her to bring the world of combat a rare perspective. Bringing the audience and fans a unique, educational, and exciting experience.


MMA Journalism



Pre-Fight & Post-Fight interviews

Press Conference

Dana White Contender Series (Journalism)

UFC  fighters (Articles & Personal Interviews)

LFA (Post Fight)

IKF Point Muay Thai (Host, Commentary)

OchoTV (Interview)

PFC (Commentary, Press Conference/ Post Fight)

XKO (Commentary, Post Fight)

Brain & Behavioral Education

Licensing & Certifications

  • NLP Practitioner (Neurolinguistic Programming)/ International Neuro-Linguistic Programing & Certified Coach Trainings

  • Certificate in Integrative Behavioral Health/ Texas State University

  • CBGF (Cognitive Behavioral Group Facilitator)/ National Association of Cognitive Behavioral Therapists


  • Fundamentals of Neuroscience- Harvard University

  • Neurobiology of Trauma- National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine


Adaire, Kevin Holland & Dustin Gutkowski filming live for
Real Eyes Recognize Podcast


Jonny Peak, Adaire Byerly & Bradley Robinson
Live PPV Commentary for PFC




I'm always looking to add value and my expertise to enhance combat organizations and professionals in the industry. Let's connect.

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