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Training for the Amateur Combat Athlete Part I: General Planning and Overview

Combat sports have grown in popularity over the past 10-15 years, which can partially be attributed to the increased exposure of professional fighting organizations.  Individuals who compete professionally have to manage working on the technical aspects of fighting, along with managing the training of physical traits important to their sport.  558 more words


Wrestling Camp

Wrestling Camp was a great success for all involved. It was one of the best experiences I’ve ever had, and I obviously learned a lot about wrestling, and how the wrestling community works here in Australia. 1,046 more words

Amazon Life: Mae-Lin Leow's Fighter Blog

It's Inevitable: Ronda Rousey and Cris 'Cyborg' Justino Need to Fight

UFC 184 ended emphatically. Armbar in fourteen seconds by the women’s bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey.

What the fuck was Cat Zingano thinking, shooting in on Ronda in the inception of the fight? 337 more words


What it takes.

I’ve had a good week off from training this week but have kept my fitness up with a couple of good runs. Sometimes running can be a therapeutic process. 763 more words

Martial Arts

UFC 184 - Wagers & Picks

After an exciting night with Bellator’s British Invasion last night, we move towards the last major MMA event of the month. The lines for this event are very interesting; just a week ago… 239 more words

Picks & Predictions

Lots Of Things To See And Do In The West Midlands: March 2015

There’s always loads in March – Crufts, Flatpack, Frontiers, the WNO coming around, St Padraig’s, loads. March this year is no exception, and has plenty of non-regular delights too (Sooty, sousaphones, loads). 2,753 more words