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Bridging the Gap From Beginner to Elite Wrestler - Attack Style Wrestling by Daryl Weber Coach Daryl Weber Transitioning From College & International to Coaching Youth & High School was difficult! I asked myself… What were the important differences between elite college wrestlers and most youth, middle school and high school wrestlers? UFC Ultimate Insider UFC World Podcast host Gareth A Davies is joined by Mark Munoz, Garry Cook and Alex Gustafsson. Munoz talks about his fascination with the history of Berlin, and opponent Gegard Mousasi on May 31 in Germany and explains his his admiration for boxing idol Manny Pacquiao, and reveals leaving a legacy is important to him. Gustafsson believes Jon Jones will defeat Glover Teixeira on points and also predicts a win for Daniel Cormier over Dan Henderson, by stoppage.

BJJ black belt Ruben Alvarez outs a fake black belt - Brazilian jiu-jitsu Black Belt Ruben Alvarez out of Black House MMA (Miami Beach) confronts a fake black belt. “Take that f***ing belt off right now,” Ruben Alvarez, a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) instructor commands to a student. Alvarez, an imposing presence in a white robe, was towering over his student, also robed, who lay sprawled on his back on a mat inside Black House, a Miami Beach martial arts studio. “You’re not a f***ing black belt. You’re a f***ing white belt.

Videos Forgot password? We'll email you a reset link. If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead. Join MMA Fighting Bruce Lee: Remembering the Life of a Legend Movie star, martial arts innovator, philosopher, cultural icon—Bruce Lee was all of these and more. A singularly complex man, Lee holds our attention in his vicelike grip just as strongly today as he did back in 1973, the year most Americans were formally introduced to him as the star of Enter the Dragon and also the year he tragically died at the age of 32. Featured Workout: In an era where MMA has supplanted boxing as the most popular combat sport, it’s hard to remember a time when the martial arts were strictly segregated. Yet Bruce Lee’s desire to break with tradition has influenced a generation and opened the door for the kind of fighting we see on our TV and movie screens today, as well as in the martial arts schools in our neighborhoods. His eclectic approach to his art set him apart from others.

McGregor: The philosophy of the joker - Conor McGregor’s success has often been attributed in large part to his unique mentality and approach to the fight game. Below is a video which illustrates McGregor’s mindset through the words of philosopher Alan Watts. There is no doubt that McGregor has changed mixed martial arts through his unusually confident and playful attitude to fighting and life in general. He is set to challenge UFC lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos at UFC 196 in March where he will attempt to become the first simultaneous two division UFC champion.

Bareknuckle champ vs. Pro Boxer = Vicious KO! - In every sport, there are different levels of competition. The best player on your high school team may not have stood a chance playing with guys on the college team, and those guys may never have stood a chance playing with guys who competed professionally. In combat sports, determining where one stands and at which level they can compete is often a painful process in which one sacrifices their own consciousness to better know their place in the sport. One such man to learn his place the hard way was long-time British bare-knuckle boxing champion Joe Savage. For years, Savage called out the best the sport of boxing had to offer. Mike Tyson, Lennox Lewis and Riddick Bowe had all turned him down.

The Mechanics Of Wing Chun Empty Hand Forms In the introduction, it was suggested that Wing Chun was a different, more technique-based system of Kung Fu compared to the more ordinary systems of Kung Fu that rely as much on brute strength as superior technique. Much was said there to describe what WCKF wasn't. Also immediately above, we introduced the philosophical essence, the very heart, of WCKF. In this section, we describe the component parts, the mechanics, of WCKF.

How to Learn Wing Chun Steps Part 1 Learning Wing Chun Principles Anderson Silva training Jeet Kune Do - Long before Anderson Silva was in consideration for being one of the top pound for pound mixed martial arts MMA fighters of all time, Dan Inosato and Bruce Lee where training in martial arts like Jeet Kune Do, Judo, Ju Jutsu, Shoot Wrestling, Eskrima, Muay Thai, Silat, and even the very first froms of Mixed Martial Arts. Considered one of the 3 Jun Fan Gun Fu institutes under Bruce Lee along with Taky Kimura and James Yimm Lee Inosato has traveled the world studying martial arts. Since the death of Bruce Lee many people consider Dan Inosato as the premier historian and preserver of his Jeet Kune Do Style.

Fighter from Brazil hits Helicopter armbar at RFA 35 - There are some things in MMA that happen so seldom, most fighters are either unable to prepare for them, or that are so unexpected that a fighter is caught off guard with little or no time to properly react to the unconventional technique. Sao Paulo, Brazil’s 20-year old Thiago Moises pulled off a spectacular submission victory earlier this month in the main event of Resurrection Fighting Alliance 35 at the UCCU Center in Orem, Utah that left many mixed martial arts fans’ jaws on the floor. Moises’s opponent, David Castillo, is a nearly eight year veteran of the sport, who entered the fight with a record of nineteen wins and seven losses. Despite having had a wealth of experience, Castillo could never have predicted how he would be finished in his bout against American Top Team/011 MMA Team’s Thiago Moises.