Congratulations to Ben for winning America's Toughest Jobs!
Hometown: Blackwood, NJ
Current Occupation: Karate Instructor
Past Jobs: Retail, promotional model
Dream Job: Own my own martial arts studio.
Why do you want to be on ATJ? I want to make my family proud. They mean everything to me. Everything I do is for my family.
Why do you think you can win ATJ? My martial arts history. I've been competing a long time. It takes a lot of mental preparation and you gotta definitely expect the unexpected.
What are your strengths? I'm definitely an adrenalin junkie and I like to be challenged.
Weaknesses? I've never done any type of blue-collar work or anything. I don't even like mowing the lawn.
What are your best qualities? I'm a risk-taker. I'm definitely going to push the envelope. I'm fierce and I'm tough.
Worst? Not listening to authority figures.
What are your biggest fears? None.
Other interesting characteristics: Multiple world titles for martial arts.
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