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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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How to prepare for your first BJJ tournament

Your first Brazilian Jiu Jitsu competition can be a nerve racking experience filled with stressful thoughts.Beginner or not, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu tournaments still make many people nervous. There are many things that can be overlooked because of the stress of the situation so we’re here to help make sure you’re completely prepared for your first BJJ tournament. I wrestled in …

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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 …

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The Ultimate Guide to BJJ and MMA Rash Guards

If you’re in the market for a new BJJ or MMA rash guard, you’ve come to the right place. Rash Guards were originally designed for surfers to wear underneath their wetsuits to stop chaffing (gross right). However, as surfers started moving into Brazilian Jiu Jitsu culture, so did their rash guards. So I guess you have those Cali surfers to …

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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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What to expect from your first Muay Thai class

When I walked into the Muay Thai gym the first day I didn’t know what to expect. Of course I had many thoughts in my head about how the class was going to go, many of them being fears about how hard it would be. I was very nervous to say the least, I had always been active and played …

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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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Muay Thai or Boxing – Which Style is More Effective?

Ahh, the age old question of “which martial art is better”. If only I had a dollar for every time someone asked me my opinion on which martial art is the best to learn. Whether you have been in martial arts for years, or if you’re a newbie looking to find the best martial art to start with, you will …

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10 Ways Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Will Change Your Life

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu changed my life in many ways, some that I didn’t even realize until I started writing this article. The truth is, without Brazilian Jiu Jitsu I’m not sure if I would be here right now. Although I don’t want to make this article about myself, I believe it would be helpful to explain my own beginnings. It’s …

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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 …