Posts Tagged ‘Boxing’

Catch Wrestling… Catch Wrestling or Catch as Catch Can is a form of martial arts formed in Great Britian but the history of Catch Wrestling can be traced back toPankration – according to Billy Robinson. Pankration – was a martial art introduced into the Greek Olympic Games in 648 BC and founded as a blend of boxing and wrestling but […]

Footwork for mixed martial arts and stand up The fighter with better footwork and movement skills has a definitve advantage in any fight, however, it is an aspect of fight training that is more often than not neglected taken for granted. Fighters who have taken the time to perfect their movement skills whether in boxing, […]

Nick Diaz no boxing The man prepared to promote a Nick Diaz (25-7 MMA, 6-4 UFC) boxing contest now says the Strikeforce welterweight champion will not be entering the squared circle other wise known as the boxing ring anytime soon. Don Chargin today announced via press release that Diaz has determined it’s in his “best interest to […]

Keeping a Martial Arts Journal So, unlike in school, these are notes you are wanting to take.  These notes are for the betterment of your martial arts career and you are going to rely only on your sense of memory?  When attending any martial arts class: brazilian jiu jitsu, submission grappling, mixed martial arts, boxing […]

Counter Force is an important concept in all martial arts such as jiu jitsu, boxing, and muay thai. PRINCIPLES RELATED TO THE LAW OF COUNTERFORCE Surface variation and the amount of counterforce The counter force is equal to the applied force when a stable surface is used. The less stable the surface, the less will […]

Training to be like GSP… If you are a fan of MMA then you undoubtedly know who GSP or “Georges St. Pierre” is. GSP has been one of the most dominant mixed martial arts fighters to have ever been in the game. Gsp hasnt so much as lost a round in his last 7 apperances in […]