If you are going to tout yourself as a badass then make sure you can back it up. During what looks like military or paramilitary training an instructor begins to explain and demonstrate a move on several students. Good so far. Then he tries to pull it off. Meh. Then it goes wrong. WTF? Then he gets demolished and embarrassed and it’s bad. Watch this and take note if you are a would be instructor and try out a move you don’t fully have down pat.
Even in countries where MMA is an established sport, starting your own MMA gym is an expensive business. So, when you talk about countries like India, opening up a gym is something not many would do. However, for Darshan Palav, his gym Ignition FSS was a dream come true. “I established my first gym back … Read more
In this day and age with so much media attention surrounding police brutality it has become quite obvious that most police officers lack the proper martial arts and self defense training necessary to handle potential threats. Officers are seen time and again using more force than necessary and even resorting to using a firearm whereas if they had been adequately trained maybe a life could have been spared.
That’s not the case here as we see a potential threat coming at an officer in an agressive manner only to get swooped up and body-slammed something reminiscent of UFC legend Matt Hughes in his heyday. We’re not sure the story behind this or who the police officer is, but it is nice to see the officer instinctively resort to his wrestling training rather than pulling out a firearm.
I am what my choices made me. Not the wise choices mind you; but, it was surviving the unwise ones that did the trick. I survived because I began to realize that I would always follow my heart’s desire and such actions would incur risk. By developing discipline I would have a processed resource by … Read more
Do not try this in real life. You will die. Someone put together a self defense against guns video showcasing the dangers of mcdojos. Traditional martial arts has a long history of unrealistic defenses and utilize ‘scientific’ explanations to over explain these impractical moves. You know the ones that go like this, “I block his arm exposing his torso, I step over his right foot, grab his wrist, and strike precisely in his armpit” – and the attackers remain completely still. In this compilation we see the ridiculousness of how some people are putting lives at risks with extremely questionable techniques. Check it out…
Today. Right now. At this very moment someone is learning some seriously BS form of martial arts. This isn’t uncommon because martial arts are big businesses for a number of reasons. Mixed martial arts is all the rage and many of the fighters like Lyoto Machida and GSP have some very public connections to traditional … Read more
Instead of thinking of fitness as an activity for those who want to build muscles or lose weight, it can be your activity to remain fit. People should choose activities that keep them motivated at all times. Also, the use of enhancement gear like testosteron depo galenika will set you on the right foot to … Read more
Jhoon Goo Rhee has passed away. The martial arts master widely renowned as the ‘father of American taekwondo’ died April 30th at the age of 86. Rhee befriended fellow legend Bruce Lee who traded techniques with him to which they both claimed they benefited from. He later opened his first American studio in 1962 in … Read more
If you have seen Game of Thrones then you know what Dothraki Screamers are. If not, here’s the martial arts screaming and posturing equivalent. It’s Sunday and in the old days they used to read the “funny papers“. Here is the electronic version.
While you could be asking yourself if it is necessary for MMA fighters to get their weight cut down, the answer remains YES. All what the MMA fighters is a physically fit body form with strong muscular building and a healthy weight gain. It may beat some logic for some to think that employing some … Read more