Dana White makes the case for MMA as an Olympic sport

Ahead of this weekend’s epic UFC 202 Nate Diaz-Conor McGregor rematch, UFC President Dana White shares his thoughts on MMA becoming an Olympic sport in the near future. The leading man of the mixed martial arts revolution tells SportsCenter it’s something they’ve been working on for several years now. “We’ve been working on that probably like three … Read more

Westside MMA celebrating 10th Anniversary

A little more than 10 years ago, Roli Delgado and Matt Hamilton set their sights on bringing high-level MMA training to their hometown, Little Rock, Ark. A decade later, the former UFC fighter’s vision — Little Rock’s Westside MMA — is stronger than ever. Arkansas’ largest martial arts academy, Westside MMA fighters have competed in the UFC, … Read more

The definitive Tom Knox skateboarding / BJJ interview

In the late 80’s I was in high school and I was so into skateboarding my friends and I would sometimes wake up early and go session a spot before school at 7 a.m. or whatever ungodly hour it started. Skateparks? What parks? We skated a loading dock behind the local Kroger’s. Many times when … Read more

Watch actor Vince Vaughn roll with Rener Gracie

Old School and Swingers are probably my favorite Vince Vaughn movies. The 45-year-old actor, producer and screen writer recently swung into the Gracie Academy in Torrance to check out the Gracie Bullyproof program for his daughter and can be seen in the video below rolling with Rener Gracie and explaining why he decided to take a … Read more

Watch Royce Gracie on The Fighter and The Kid podcast

The man responsible for the biggest evolution in the history of martial arts, Royce Gracie, was a guest on The Fighter and The Kid podcast this week. The Brazilian Jiu Jitsu legend revolutionized martial arts when he introduced the world to the “gentle art” in 1993, submitting three opponents in one night at UFC 1. … Read more

Technique Tuesday: Wolfman rolls with Chael P. — motherf**kin — Sonnen (VIDEO)

Dan “The Wolfman” Theodore is a hero of mine. He is dammit I don’t give a f*ck what you say. Show me someone who puts out more mixed martial arts technique videos than Wolfman. This guy has no big budget or crew following him around, yet he travels the world training with the best and … Read more

Ronda Rousey says she wants to become WWE Divas Champion, Charlotte responds

During Ronda Rousey’s media scrum Tuesday at Glendale Fighting Academy, the unbeaten UFC women’s bantamweight champ gave some insight into her long-term goals outside MMA. “What I’d really like to do and I don’t know if I’ll have the time and I just want to do so many things, but I want to be remembered … Read more

Fake BJJ “black belt” and his killer techniques…

Meet James Paredes. A certified bad ass and superstar in BJJ. He’s a “black belt”… In this video you will see such things as: A fat guy teaching bad BJJ Children’s mats that guarantee 100% chances to get MRSA and ringworm. Techniques that may or may not be real Techniques probably not legal in official … Read more

Help: Hip Hop Chess Fed push is in full effect

It’s no secret that I am a big supporter of the Hip Hop Chess Federation. They incorporate philosophy, chess tactics, life lessons, and jiu jitsu in their programs and it is getting results. Well known BJJ practitioners and hip hop artists are behind this organization because of what it does to transform negative mindsets, and … Read more

Fake BJJ black belt exposed and thrown out of gym *VIDEO*

If one is masquerading as a black belt in today’s BJJ world, chances are sooner or later they’re going to get exposed. There are lineages that can be traced back and when one pretends they have earned a black belt when they have not, they not only insult all the teachers in that lineage, but any … Read more