Posts Tagged ‘Muay Thai’

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, […]

Mauricio Veio is back at Lovato’s Martial Arts Academy to teach Muay Thai… One of the top most elite muay thai kickboxing fighters and coaches in the martial arts World will be back at Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA this month. Lovato’s would like to welcome Mauricio Veio to thier Oklahoma City headquaters. Mauricio is a balck […]

Less than a month away from James Heads UFC debut… Here we are, about 3 weeks out from Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and MMA ‘s standout student, James Head ‘s first UFC fight. The fight will be in Canada at UFC 131 featuring Junior Dos Santos and Shane Carwin to fight for a […]

M-1 Global in St. Petersburg, Russia On April 29th, 2011 Russia’s premier mixed martial arts program, M-1 Global took the stage yet again for a great night of mma fights.  The event was held in St. Petersburg, Russia and saw Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Balck Belt and Ultimate Fighting Championship / The Ultimate Fighter veteran Vinny […]

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 […]

To get to any belt color other than white, is a process of dedication to the art of ju jitsu. It seems the more dedication to practice that a person has the better they are at ju jitsu in Oklahoma. Rafael Lovato Jr. started his dedicating his life to ju jitsu around the age of […]

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 […]

Shogun Rua…. In an upcoming UFC event UFC 128 Shogun Rua will be fighting Jon Jones. Jon Jones has been on a tear defeating all opponents he has put up against. Shogun, the champion, will be put to a very difficult task. Shogun has fought the likes of Lyoto Machida, Forrest Griffin, Mark Coleman, Kevin […]

Have you been looking for MMA Classes in Oklahoma? You can stop looking now! Lovato’s School of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, offering MMA classes incorporating Muay Thai, Boxing and wrestling. is the #1 Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts school in the state of Oklahoma and one of the #1 martial arts schools in the […]