Our Approach

Finding a sparring partner while trying to juggle the tasks that life often throws at us is a real challenge. Whether it’s career constraints or family responsibilities, we all know how difficult it is to find the time. You can use your time in the gym to network and make connections but once those dry up, what do you do?

Sparring Partners is the perfect team to help you find the right partner for your needs. We can pair you with a sparring opponent whether you’re an amateur or a professional fighter. Ensure you meet your full potential and don’t give up on your goals by working with us to get matched with the right fit for you.

Your satisfaction is incredibly important to us. In fact, we consider it our most important marker of success. Our extensive experience in boxing, MMA and kickboxing has given us a unique perspective and skillset when it comes to helping you be the best fighter possible.

Meet the Team

Tyrone Short (Founder & CEO)

Tyrone Short is currently a Boxing and MMA Judge with the Colorado Combative Sports Commission. He started judging fights in 1996 with the New York State Athletic Commission.

Josef Mason

Josef Mason is currently a Boxing, MMA and Kickboxing Judge for the Colorado Combative Sports Commission, where he formerly was the Director of the Commission for eighteen years. Prior to being the Director, he was a Boxing Judge with many commissions since 1989.

We were formed to reduce the frustration that often comes with trying to find a sparring partner that is right for you and your team as well as allow fighters and coaches to receive adequate compensation for their background, skills and expertise.

If you think we could help you, don’t hesitate to contact us and submit an application.