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The Best Muay Thai Pads (2019)

Anyone who has trained authentic Muay Thai knows how essential Thai pads are for Muay Thai training. Even MMA fighters are starting to incorporateĀ Thai pads into their training sessions after realizing how great they are for striking. Most MMA gyms have a supply of Thai pads that you can use, but sometimes they don’t offer them which means you’ll have …

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How Much Do MMA/BJJ Gym Memberships Cost?

I get this question asked multiple times every month because it’s a concern of many people who sometimes feel that gym membership cost is too expensive. I want to take an in-depth look at how much gym memberships cost on average so that people can understand whether or not they’re getting a good deal. I have been a member of …

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Who Has The Best Jiu Jitsu In The UFC Today?

Ever since the very beginning, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu has been an integral part of the UFC. The first UFC event was dominated by Royce Gracie who won all of his fights by submissions. There are many Brazilian Jiu Jitsu specialists in the UFC today, many of which have won world championships in some of the biggest Jiu Jitsu competitions around …

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The 10 Best Muay Thai Fighters In MMA

If you know anything about Mixed Martial Arts, you also know that having good Muay Thai technique is a huge component to being successful. Not all professional MMA fighters in the UFC use Muay Thai, however some of the best fighters are master Muay Thai strikers. Muay Thai was the first Martial Art that I learned and I absolutely fell …

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The Top 10 Best Boxing Gloves for Sparring (2019)

I love the fresh smell of a new pair of boxing gloves. It doesn’t matter if you’re sparring in Boxing or Muay Thai, you’re going to need a good set of gloves that protect both you and your partner. It’s always beneficial to be a good sparring partner because what goes around comes around. I always treat my training and …

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Which Black Belt Takes the Longest Time to Achieve?

I want to start this out by saying that achieving a black belt in any Martial Art should be highly respectable no matter the length of time it took to achieve. All Martial Artists who have achieved a black belt in their lifetime is an extraordinary honor that should be respected, no matter the art. It could be a young …

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Top 10 Best Youth Boxing Gloves for Beginners

I know how tough it can be to find quality youth combat sports gear, especially when it comes to quality at a reasonable price. When it comes to online shopping, the main goal is to get the overall best deal on a quality product that will stand the test of time. I always found it difficult when it came to …

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Is MMA Good for Self Defense?

I know it may seem obvious to most of you, but Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is one of the most beneficial things you can do for self defense. Not only is MMA good for self defense, but it’s also great for fitness, confidence, physical health, and even mental health. I understand how beneficial MMA can be first hand as I’ve …

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What’s the Best Fighting Style for MMA?

This is one of the most debated topics when it comes to the ultimate MMA fighter. Many pundits will suggest that the best fighting style is a well-rounded fighter using all disciplines, however I tend to disagree. I personally believe that there is a specific formula needed to find the perfect MMA fighter that involves only a few disciplines. Not …

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Twins Special Boxing Gloves Review

When you think of Muay Thai gear, you think of Twins Special. Twins have been a staple in the Muay Thai game for over 25 years. The best part about Twins Special is that everything they produce comes directly from the source in Thailand itself, the homeland of Muay Thai. There is just something very authentic and special about Muay …