Tai Chi vs. MMA: A Deeper Look To Find Out The Effective One

Not long ago, the internet was left reeling after a 20-second fight between Xu Xiaodong, an MMA coach, and Wei Lei, a Tai Chi. The MMA coach bested Lei within the first 7 seconds. Following this controversial fight, the Chinese (and the netizens) was left with a massive discussion on which of the two disciplines- Tai Chi […]

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  • February 22, 2018
  • MMA

MMA vs. UFC: What Do They Stand For?

MMA stands for Mixed Martial Arts, and UFC stands for Ultimate Fighting Championship. Whether you’re a fan of fighting sports or not, you might have come across these two terms. And most probably, you got confused on what they really mean or stand for. In the simplest terms possible, MMA is to UFC as Basketball is to […]

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  • February 22, 2018
  • MMA

MMA Training & Classes: How To Become an MMA Fighter?

So you’ve made up your mind to become an MMA fighter but don’t know where to start? Well, this post is for you. First, allow me to tell you that the process of moving from an absolute beginner to a pro MMA fighter isn’t as simple as you might think. It is really HARD, requires years of […]

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  • February 22, 2018
  • MMA

Best MMA Gloves: Reviews That Help You Choose The Right One in 2018

It’s an undeniable fact that wearing the best MMA gloves gives you an edge over your competitor. In addition to improving your performance, they also keep your wrist, fingers, and hand protected from all forms of injuries associated with MMA. They even feature a unique fingerless design to make your fingers and hand mobile and free for […]

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  • February 16, 2018
  • MMA

10 Best Muay Thai Kicking Pads: Reviews and Buying Guide 2018

Muay Thai kicking pads are an absolute necessity for someone who wishes to train in Muay Thai kickboxing. They will help boost kicking power, accuracy and speed. In any case, using Muay Thai feels more authentic than using standard boxing sandbag. In addition, it allows you to practice different types of kicks. While many gyms don’t require […]

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Best Mouthguard For MMA, Boxing, Muay Thai: Reviews & Buying Guide

If you’re into MMA, boxing, or Muay Thai, the best mouthguard for MMA is one of the crucial pieces of equipment you need should possess. Think of this mouthguard as your insurance against making trips to your dentist or medical provider. It helps prevent your teeth, head, and even neck from severe injuries during combat. That said, it’s […]

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  • Updated February 14, 2018
  • MMA

Taekwondo Belts In Order Of Color: Basic Guide

Taekwondo is a Korean martial art characterized by an emphasis on head-height knocks, jumping, spinning kicks and fast kicking techniques. Developed in the 1940s, it combines elements of karate, Chinese martial arts and traditional Korean martial arts as Taekkyeon and subak. Ranks vary from the style to style and are not standardized. Students and practitioners wear belts […]

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Systema: Is It A Martial Art or What?

Systema is a popular discipline among police and security forces in and out of Russia. Systema is a Russian martial art dating back to the 10th century that focuses on breathing, relaxation and fluidity of movement. This aims at using the attacker’s momentum against hem and control of the six body levers (elbows, knees, neck, waist, […]

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Krav Maga vs MMA. Things You Need To Know

Both MMA and Krav  Maga use techniques of training from martial arts. Mixed martial arts (MMA) encompasses various martial arts disciplines like boxing, karate, Muay Thai, tae kwon do, judo and Brazilian jiu-jitsu. UFC is the most renowned promoters of MMA events in the globe. Krav Maga is a military developed by the Israeli defense forces with […]

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