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IntroductionMMA has become more popular than almost any other full contact sport for amateurs. Just like any other martial arts discipline, when training it’s always a great idea to wear the right protective gear. This can include MMA style gloves, a strong and flexible cup, a mouth guard, and of course proper headgear. The best MMA […]Continue reading
IntroductionWhen you’re training your body, using a punching bag is one of the best ways to work every muscle group and quickly tone and shape your upper body. Unfortunately, if you are trying to build muscle to a large degree, utilizing a punching bag will primarily add cuts to your muscles. In this guide, we’re going […]Continue reading
IntroductionWhen practicing mixed martial arts and muaythai, which are both disciplines that rely heavily on kicking, it’s a great idea to have some protection for your shins. When sparring, no one wants to expose themselves to the terrible calamity that happened to Anderson Silva during his match against Chris Weldman, so protecting your shins is […]Continue reading
Punching dummies are a great way to practice your punches. It is a great way to practice your boxing technique as well as other martial arts that you may enjoy. There are a lot of mixed feelings regarding these types of dummies and whether they are worth purchasing over a heavy punching bag. To help […]Continue reading
All athletes know that winning is the result of the correct combination of training and performance. However, during both of these times it is highly possible to become injured and it’s always important to make sure you take as many precautions as possible to avoid injuries. Injuries you sustain now will not only keep you […]Continue reading
From a novice’s point-of-view, boxing gloves all look the same, but this is not so. There are training gloves, sparring gloves, and the actual gloves that are used in fights. The brands too can be confusing, with each claiming to be better than the competition. Boxers, especially women, have reasons why they choose the brands […]Continue reading
Whether you’re a boxer, Muay Thai fighter or pride yourself in the various disciplines of Mixed Martial Arts, a punching bag is an essential piece of equipment in any respected gym, allowing you to work on your combinations, footwork and timing. But what makes one stand out from the other? To the untrained eye, it […]Continue reading