Patricio Pitbull vs. Pedro Carvalho TKO Highlights

Martial Arts Training: A Centuries Old Recipe for a Ringing in the New Year

Martial artists are continually setting, pursuing and achieving new goals–a process central to their expansion. Included in this process are the following key ingredients: clarity, passion and follow through. In this article, we take a closer look at each of these, and discuss how you can stick to your New Years resolutions and goals by discovering the martial artist in you.

For Love of the Game

As the sport of MMA grows, and there is no denying just how quickly that is happening, so too grows the business that surrounds it. Trainers, managers, agents, promoters, sponsors, clothing, equipment, magazines; it seems that, more and more, MMA is becoming a business first and a sport second.

Michael Mcdonald Makes His WEC Debut

Let’s showcase Michael Mcdonald’s WEC debut. McDonald is a nineteen year old fighter busted into the WEC Thursday and pulled off a win with an arm lock. He is on his way to stardom and hopefully we continue to get more submission wins from him.

Colorado MMA Fighters – Duane Ludwig

For years now Duane “Bang” Ludwig has proven himself to be a top fighter in both Muay Thai kickboxing and MMA. Here is a look at 10 things you might not know about Duane Ludwig as we await word on his next opponent.

Brazilian Fightwear For The Savvy Fighter

This article talks about the different range of clothes that a person can wear during Brazilian jiu jitsu. And it recommends that a person uses the uniform which gives them comfort while playing.

Karate Chopping A Board – Is This A Real Method, Or Is It Just For Show?

We have all seen it as kids watching the television, some guy doing a ‘Karate’ chop on a pile of bricks or big wooden board. Is this a real method that they teach you, or just bravado? Well some martial arts styles such as Tae Kwon Do and also some forms of Karate, require brick and wooden board breaking.

The TUF 12 Finale

We will glance at the Ultimate Fighter 12 finale and breakdown some of the submission wins. We will assess some of the finishes used at the event. We will take a look at the new “Pace” choke and some other terrible judging at the event

What Do Martial Arts Mean? Discover How Martial Arts Started As A Form Of Self-Defence

The martial arts are not just some combat methods that are taught with a combat strategy, they are not just for self-defence either. They are much more than just a way to beat of a mugger in a dark alley at night; the arts are a collection of systems that promote physical, spiritual and psychological values for everyday life. So what do martial arts mean to us now in this modern age?

Studying Martial Arts As A Beginner – What Are The Benefits For Trying Out Martial Arts?

Martial arts are a very popular way to keep fit and learn self-defence. But is that it? What if I am already fit, how is it going to help me?

Martial Arts Animals And Chi – What Is It With All The Dragons And Tigers With Hidden Energies?

If you have been interested in the arts or just started your training, then you may have thought to yourself why all the different l arts students are fixated on dragons and bears. Why a lot of the schools are called either ‘Fist Of Dragonfire’ or ‘The White Tiger Something Or Other’. This attraction for wild exotic animals comes from the ancient Chinese martial arts.

Wudang Sword Tai Yi Daoist Form With Zhou, Xuan-Yun

I have watched a couple of Daoist monk Zhou, Xuan-Yun’s DVDs now, and he is an extremely accomplished martial artist. Watching him move is a pleasure, and it is obvious that he has spent many years training. In this DVD, “Wudang Sword: Tai Yi Daoist Form,” the Wudang Tai Yi Daoist sword sequence is presented.