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Ankle Injuries (BJJ, Wrestling & MMA)


In this blog post we are going to look at the most common ankle injuries that can arise from both MMA training and competition.  The foot is an incredibly complex mechanism, too complex in fact to discuss here so we’ll … Continue reading

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Essential Fatty Acids Benefits For the Body & Human Brain


Two classifications of fat are – Saturated and unsaturated fatty acids. Saturated fats, are solid at room temperature. It used to be touted as standard that saturated fats are extremely damaging to general health, but in particular, heart health. This … Continue reading

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Mixed Martial Arts & Performance Enhancing Drugs (PEDs)


Success in any sporting event is determined primarily by genetic endowment in combination with a training regime aimed at maximising trait potential. Therefore, an individual’s athletic realisation and success is determined by the interaction of innate ability and environmental factors … Continue reading

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Neck Bridges for MMA


Your spine if very precious and important! Don’t risk injuring it with neck bridges. Bridges are traditionally used by wrestlers and boxers to develop strength in their neck. A strong neck can help to reduce the risk of concussion and … Continue reading

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How Do MMA Fighters Make Weight – Legal & Illegal Ways


Making Weight is Dangerous – Hire a professional. Article for information purposes only To become a great fighter in the ever-evolving world of MMA, an individual requires a very specific blend of psychological and physiological abilities and skills. All modern … Continue reading

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Lomachenko Training (Footwork, Tennis Ball, Fight IQ)


Lomachenko is an amazing fighter. What’s more interesting however, is his approach to training – using dancing, tennis balls and a range of activities to improve his decision making skills (i.e. brain-training) – is the Ukranian boxing champ on his … Continue reading

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Joe Rogan – Iron Neck Machine


The Iron Neck is a fantastic machine for building up the muscles in the neck. Used for football, grappling, MMA and rehab-specialists, in can help to improve performance, prevent injury and accelerate recovery from specific injuries. As a (very poor) … Continue reading

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Joe Rogan – Psoas Device


Myofascial Release with Pso-Rite The psoas stretching device that Joe Rogan discusses on one of his JRE episodes, is the pso-rite Someone has also designed a DIY version to save a few $$ÂŁ. You can see the design here. It … Continue reading

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The Healthy “Ginseng” Jiaogulan Tea


What is Jiaogulan tea? Jiaogulan tea, is also known as Gynostemmapentaphyllum. It can be bought from most good health food shops and has a taste similar to green tea. It is native to China where it is often referred to as “Southern … Continue reading

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Cross Training for MMA – Infographic


Cross-training is integral to building overall muscle strength and helping bring your conditioning to the next level. It doesn’t matter how much time you spend in the ring, performing the same moves over and over again will only get you … Continue reading

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