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28th Aug 2016

Conor McGregor drops £60,000 on suits for every media tour

MacLife doesn't come cheap.

Carl Anka

It may sound like a Apple anti-virus package, but Conor McGregor takes #TheMacLife very seriously.

Whether he nicked the gimmick from Ric Flair or not, Conor McGregor is a real life Rolex wearing, diamond ring wearing, limousine riding, jet flying son of a gun.

Who happens to spend $80,000 (around £60,100 in real money – my word the exchange rate is brutal right now) on suits for every media tour he does.

According to a recent report by TMZ Sports, long-time UFC wardrobe coordinator David Heil — CEO of David August clothing –says McGregor  buys eight to 10 custom suits before every media tour, with the outfits ranging anywhere from $4,000 to $10,000.

Apparently McGregor puts two to three items aside just in case something happens.

Like when someone lobs a water bottle at him, we imagine.

“Every outfit I make for him takes 60 hours,” said Heil.

“He likes to wear his suits high and tight and really tailored, and his size changes all the time depending on his fights. So we’re always measuring him to make sure it fits exactly how he wants it.”

It’s a decent wedge of money, and McGregor does it for EVERY media tour.

That said, when you look at the money he’s brought into the UFC in the past year, it’s hardly like he’s short of dollar.

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