mixed martial arts

Martial arts and poetry saved Cameron Conaway's life. That's how he feels about his writing and his discovery of MMA at age 14. Find out how the Warrior Poet was born and how he was saved.
Duane Stevenson coaches from his crutches and fights from his wheelchair, and he feels like a lucky man. Learn about Duane, his MMA school, and what he really teaches people.
Rami Genauer started off as a regular MMA fan, until he became obsessed. Since there were no fight statistics available he founded FightMetric and now you can know every detail about every fight.
This week - MMA phenom Jon "Bones" Jones. Jon Jones is the youngest UFC champion ever and seemingly unbeatable. This great highlight video shows off his ever-growing skills.
As a child, Duane was unable to use his legs. He still experiences "limitations," but he hasn't let it stop him from learning MMA and sharing his fighting spirit with others.
In MMA and boxing, padded gloves and headgear are designed to lessen the forces encountered, primarily those resulting from linear acceleration, but what about other types of impact forces?
Are you a mixed martial artist looking for reasonably-priced health insurance? You may not have thought it existed, but it does. Read on to find out how you can get it.
Darren Uyenoyama is new to the big lights of fighting in the UFC...and it's taking a little adjusting. Learn more about Darren's journey in our two part interview.
Want to know how to become a successful mixed martial artist while still remaining a heck of a nice guy? Read on for UFC fighter Darren Uyenoyama's story!
The "Upstairs-Downstairs" principle is applicable in many martial arts - MMA, BJJ, muay thai, wrestling, self-defense and more. Learn the principle as it applies to a variety of sports.
What message are you sending when you suit up for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu class? Make sure it is the right message, one that will make people want to train with you.
Ever heard a grappler talk about going to “gi” or “no-gi” class? What does it mean? How do they compare? Do they differ in ways that make a difference? Read on for more details.
What exactly IS wrong with Randy Couture's ear?!? Beauty is in the eye - and for some, the ear - of the beholder. Read on for more details about cauliflower ear.
In part 1 of our interview with Hackleman, he told us about the evolution of The Pit, from garage gym to mega-gym. This week we get more into the details of what it's like to train at The Pit.
John Hackleman, founder of The Pit, seems like a guy who would train fighters - big, bald, covered in tattoos, and full of prison jokes. Learn how John went from nurse to world-class coach.
You know MMA consists of wrestling, submissions, and striking - but do you know the difference between the various styles of striking? What makes Muay Thai and kickboxing different?
With the rise in popularity of the UFC and Ultimate Fighter, you may have some friends who are new fans of MMA. Now, how to get them to watch without annoying you? Have them read these articles.