Tag Archives: Fitness

Bruce Lee Fighting Style


Bruce Lee took the concepts of different fighting styles including Wing Chun Kung Fu and fencing and modified them to suit his particular preferences and skills. He created the concept of JKD – arguably the best style of fighting for … Continue reading

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Chilli Muscle Rub / Capsicum / Capsaicin chilli for Tendonitis


It’s like Tiger Balm on roids. It’s fairly hot when you apply it on dry skin, but as soon as you get your skin wet, even if that’s 11 hours later, your skin burns like hell fire! Take a look … Continue reading

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Training Goals for Summer 2018


I basically want to become an enlightened, humble MMA meathead. Training Goals: Outcome Goals Fix Back & Neck (make them less, painfully stiff) Fix Golfer’s Elbow – so it’s not constantly painful Improve Left Hip mobility so I can do … Continue reading

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Vitamin D Side Effects


Thanks to Dr Rhonda Patrick, Vitamin D (in large doses) is now a common supplement in BJJ and MMA circles. Vitamin D Benefits Vitamin D does have many benefits, particularly if you don’t get daily sun exposure. I put vitamin … Continue reading

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Why Every MMA Fighter Should Learn to Fight Southpaw


I remember one of the first times that I attended a boxing class – the first thing I was asked was “what ‘handed’ are you?”, to which I replied – right handed – “orthodox stance then” was the reply. I’m … Continue reading

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Can You Freeze Avocados?


Yes – Yes you can! However the texture may change somewhat. So if you are thinking of having an avocado salad, you might not want to freeze them. They can be frozen and used in smoothies and recipes just fine … Continue reading

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Infographic: A Beginner’s Guide to UFC


It’s only in the last decade or so that UFC has broken into the mainstream consciousness, but the organization is 25 years old in 2018. That’s right, it was established as far back as 1993 and existed on a small … Continue reading

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The Magnesium Miracle


Magnesium is pretty awesome stuff. I’ve tried all sorts from citrate, oxi-something and glycinate.  To summarise it’s great for: Enhancing recovery Reducing pain & soreness Reducing muscle tension Reducing anxiety naturally Increasing focus (in some forms) Reducing high blood pressure … Continue reading

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NUTRiBULLET Blender Review 600 Series (2018 Version)


  I am very happy with this blender. I previously had one from Breville, which to be fair was a lot cheaper, but couldn’t blend an avocado to save it’s life. Well it could, but it took about a minute … Continue reading

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Reduce Stress & Increase Focus with Adaptogens


Adaptogens are herbs or foods, that increase the body’s ability to cope with and adapt to stress. Adaptogens are a unique group of herbs & plants that can help to improve or maintain the health of your adrenal system – which … Continue reading

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