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Training Martial Arts in a Post Pandemic Era

How will martial arts training look moving forward? The landscape of martial art training has been altered significantly. The pandemic of Covid-19 has forced the martial arts world to either adapt or throw in the towel and give up teaching. With Jiu-jitsu, Karate, Tae Kwon Do and other styles closing down all over the world, […]

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12 Benefits of Learning Mixed Martial Arts

Mixed Martial Arts and your health When people hear the term “Mixed Martial Arts” or “MMA”, they all to often conjure up images of UFC fighters battling inside of a cage. Don’t get me wrong, that too, is Mixed Martial Arts. But there is another side to this art…the everyday guy or gal that trains […]

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Jiu jitsu in Houston: Jiu-jitsu is growing at an incredible pace

Jiu jitsu in Houston, TX Jiu-jitsu in TX is growing at an incredible rate. Just about 10 years ago there were only a handful of black belts in the greater Houston area. These included Eric Williams, Alvis Solis,  Travis Tooke, Vinicius, “Draculino” Magalhaes and a few others. But, today there are over one hundred Jiu-jitsu […]

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MMA is Much More Than A Sport, It’s A Way of Life

MMA is more than a sport Students of MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) are some of the most dedicated athletes in the world. Especially if they are professional athletes competing for an opportunity to become a champion. However, Mixed Martial Arts as a career tends to be short compared to most careers. Injury, stress, financial challenges […]

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