Monthly Archives

May 2012

Hot Weather Hydration

Whether you take your training outdoors to hit the trails or stay inside to hit the bag, don’t let the summer heat take a toll on your performance—stay hydrated. Proper hydration should always be a priority for fighters, and it’s…

Behind the Fight

GSP’s striking coach, Firas Zahabi. gives us some insight into what it takes to build a champion. On the shortlist of highly sought after MMA trainers, Firas Zahabi is one of the names at the top. The Montreal-based guru operates out of…

From the Cage to the Stage

Mixed martial artists are punching and kicking their way onto today’s music video landscape. Nearly three years ago, five-piece metal band Shadows Fall entered the Affliction Training Center in Seal Beach, California, and started rocking…

The Year of the Rousey

The Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion is taking MMA by storm. What is it that makes a star in mixed martial arts? Is it an undefeated record or a 15-fight winning streak? Is it the ability to trash talk like Ric Flair or make…

FIGHT! Girl Search

Brittany Elizabeth Age: 24 Height: 5’7” Hometown: Manhattan, Kansas Facebook: facebook.com/pages/BrittanyElizabeth/267126256663490 Twitter: @brittelizabeth2 Why do you want to be a FIGHT! girl? I love MMA—it’s really intriguing to me,…

Under the Boardwalk

Zuffa returns to its beginning with a summer visit to Atlantic City. Before UFC 133 in Philadelphia, Dana White put together one of his more riveting fight week vlogs. In this particular one, he referred to himself as a degenerate while…