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What’s The Best Age to Practice Martial Arts?

Before I started my martial arts journey I would constantly ask myself if it was already to late to start training. When you look at most Taekwondo Dojangs and Karate Dojos, the average starting age at which one starts training is very young. This is discouraging to someone who is older because you feel as though you’re already at a …

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10 Reasons Why You Should Study Martial Arts

When I first decided to train Muay Thai and start my Martial Arts journey I had no idea what to expect. Looking back on that first Muay Thai class years later I can proudly say that starting Martial Arts was the best decision of my life. Everyone always asks me why I study Martial Arts and I always tell them …

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Ultimate Guide to the 10 Best MMA Gloves (2019)

Looking for the best MMA gloves? Well you’ve come to the right place. With so many different types of MMA gloves to choose from it can be hard to find the right pair for you. Some fighters even use different pairs of gloves depending on what type of training or sparring they will be doing. Many trainers believe one set …

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Do You Need to Wear Hand Wraps for MMA and Boxing?

Ahh, the age old question of whether or not you need to wear hand wraps for MMA/Boxing gloves. This is a question that almost every beginner has in Boxing, MMA, or Muay Thai. The answer will always be a resounding yes,┬áhand wraps will always be necessary for MMA or Boxing. When it comes to the importance of your hand and …

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Best Mouthguards for MMA, Boxing, and Muay Thai

If you train in any type of MMA, Muay Thai, or Boxing, one of the most important pieces of protective equipment you will use is a mouthguard. Without a proper fitting mouthguard, things like missing teeth, jaw injuries, and even head trauma are more likely to happen, which is why wearing a mouthguard for mma is always recommended. I always …

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How Much Money do MMA Fighters Make?

How much money do MMA fighters make? For such a short and simple question, you might be surprised to learn that the answer is a bit more complicated. With the explosion of popularity in MMA thanks to fighters like Conor McGregor over the past few years, the pay has substantially risen. Although there is still a significant wage gap from …

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Ultimate Guide to the Best MMA and Boxing Headgear

With MMA, Boxing, and other combat sports like Muay Thai, there is always risks associated with absorbing punches and kicks to the head. There is no way around these types of strikes to the head when training combat sports. These types of strikes are well-known to cause concussions and permanent brain damage. Luckily the use of combat headgear can improve …

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When Should a Beginner Start Sparring in Muay Thai?

The first time you start sparring can be super intimidating, especially when you don’t know what to expect. The unknown can be scary for many people. Most beginners think of sparring as a real fight, which in some ways it is. The better you are at sparring, the more success you will have preparing for a real fight. Beginner sparring …

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The Best MMA Gyms in The World

Although MMA fighters are alone in the octagon on fight night, it doesn’t mean they don’t have an entire team behind them. Most professional MMA fighters in the UFC, Bellator, and other MMA promotions join a professional fight camp or mma gym to help them prepare for fights. For most fighters, training at a top mma gym has a huge …

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How to Build the Perfect MMA Gym at Home

So you’ve decided to build an MMA gym at home and don’t know where to start, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you can’t find time to visit your local mma gym or maybe there isn’t one close enough to your house, you shouldn’t let anything get in the way of your workout. Building an mma gym at home …