Based out of Salt Lake City, Utah, Ultimate Combat Experience is a worldwide MMA product with distribution in over 50 countries. Fighters from all over the world have participated in Ultimate Combat events. Many of them have progressed to the UFC. Josh Burkman, Court McGee, Steven Siler, Demarques Johnson, Brandon Melendez, Kyacey Uscola, Jasen Flynn, Derek Downey, and many other top-level fighters all got their start in UCE. Jeremy Horn, Ricco Rodriguez, Frank Shamrock have also fought in UCE.