Whit Haydon, Head Matchmaker
Whitfield Haydon brings a wealth of experience to Roy Englebrecht Promotions as its Matchmaker. A former manager, booking agent, and short stint as a promoter he maintains rock solid relationships in the boxing industry both regionally and nationally. He developed a love for boxing late in his teens when being a regular patron of both the Battle in the Ballroom and Forum Boxing series in the Los Angeles area. Says Haydon, “Nothing is more indicative of the human spirit than the courage of great boxing warriors that I have seen and been a part of over the years, I am often truly humbled by those who put it all on the line. Certainly I have my favorites.” Whit holds an English degree from Cal State Fullerton, and was a former standout baseball player at Servite High School in Anaheim and Fullerton College in the early 90′s. In addition to his time in the boxing industry Haydon has been invloved in the insurance business over the last fifteen years, as well as helping to develop a curriculum for the mental training of high school and collegiate athletes, of which three current MLB players and many former Division One football players have graduated from prior to their rise. He enjoys spending time with his children Kerstin, 19 and Whitfield, 6. A lifelong resident of Orange County, Whit currently resides in Huntington Beach.