MMA Training

MMAPlayground.com » MMA General » MMA Training
From BJJ to standup, diet to exercise, and everything else relating to training for mixed martial arts.
« Previous Page | Next Page »
  1. Need Some more Advice.
    Alright boys/Girls. I think for myself it's time to take this mma thing a little more serious, so I need some opinions from people who matter, don't you guys feel special. (LOL) ok, first I'm...
  2. Getting started
    I have a gym I can join and train at, but I don't know the process to becoming a professional fighter. Any thoughts?
  3. Foot Problems
    I've been having some bad foot problems for about 2 weeks now. I'm a kickboxer, and I do use shin/foot guards. I find the pain is more of a front outside part of my plant foot(both left and right)....
  4. Gokor coming out with an instructional
    Preview Definately getting this one...
  5. new to mma need somme traing advice
    well to give some basics i am 5 10 weighing 188 ssome experinece in wrestling and boxing aand a good runner
  6. boxing match or no
    i have about a half a dozen boxing matches but i m trying to convert to mma fighting would it be worth doing a boxing tourny......
  7. Rashguards
    Anyone have any advice/tricks on there General upkeep? Any special way to clean? I personally just rinse it off. My old one got holes in it right away..... stupid nike. But besides that it was...
  8. any boxers here or mma fighters with a nack for boxing?
    Im a former judo competitor and current boxer. I have had 5 amatuer fights. any other boxers here?
  9. Blocking Kicks.
    I’ve been training Muay Thai for about 3-4 months now (originally into boxing) but I have had some issues with checking kicks. I find it a lot less painful to take a kick to the leg as it just goes...
  10. So you're starting MMA Training? Listen up.
    Okay kids (yeah I'm the old man); I've seen 3 threads started lately about "how do you get started in MMA?" So here's one way to do it. I started doing Judo at the age of 9 switched to kung-fu and...
    Pages: 2 3
  11. diet
    Hi everyone. I'm new here and I did look through this sub-forum a bit before asking a question that may have been asked a million times. But, most questions and advice seem to be very person...
  12. pain in my ribs
    Hello again. I wanted to ask you guys if anyone has ever come across this. When I work out sometime when I push myself really hard, usually after I start whaling on the heavy bag with kicks and...
  13. Betraying my roots
    Well, the time may have come. I'm going to a...a....Muay Thai gym tomorro to check out the facility and the training, I may join. I know kickboxing and MT are similar but i'm not a fan of clinching...
  14. I got my kettle bell today....
    It's 20 kg (more than a quarter of my body weight) and I am excited. Unfortunately I wil not be using it too much until the spring. Does anybody here use kettle bells? I am converting some of my old...
  15. Former powerlifter starting MMA. Wondering..
    I was a competitive powerlifter for 5 years and now I have put that sport on hold to pursue MMA. I am wondering how my training (weightlifting wise) should or shouldnt change. I trained only for...
  16. MMA gyms in Las Vegas
    I live in Vegas and am currently training at One kicks gym. I was wondering if any else here lives in vegas and where they train?
  17. take look. need advice.
    i was originally going to fight on dec 22, and i had to be 159 at most to fight. im 163 now (started at 174ish). the fight got changed to the last saturday in january. my question is whether i should...
  18. lifting during wrestling season
    what do you think of this 2-4x a week during wrestign sesaon Squat: 2 sets 6-8, 1 minute rest between each set Chins: 1 set to failure barbell rows: 1 set to failure Arnold press: 1 set to failure...
  19. question bout bicep
    I was set training the other day and i did 6 sets of 10 jabs then 6 sets of 10 left hooks (im orthadox). after i did the hooks my arm felt heavy and i could barley keep it by my head. When i got home...
  20. GnP MA
    are there any MAs that teach you how to GnP?
  21. MMA full time?
    I've been doing mix martial arts since I was young, jumping from one game to another just can't stay with one. I've been looking to train mma full time but still searching for the right hardcore...
  22. good rep ranges for a few lifts
    for wreslting, boxing, mma, etc. i wil be doig this in season compound lifts like bench, squat, deadlift, arnold press, shoulder press, isolaation lifts like lateral raises( i have weak shoulders),...
  23. Dynamic Stretching
    I have been researching different stretches and have found the general consensus to be that dynamic stretching is the most helpful. Is there anyone who has a routine or any experience with this type...
  24. mma training
    alright well i am 16 and am doing boxing(3-4x a week), folk wrestlig(6days a week), and BJJ(1-2x a week). I am planning on soon enrolling in kickboxing and most of the kids on my wrestling team also...
  25. top MMA camps in the USA
    wat are the top mma camps in the USA that i could join once im 18?
  26. Bridging when doing submission grappling
    When you bridge during sub grappling/BJJ (for example, reversing top position on a guy who has you mounted or in side control), do you bridge up onto your head, as you would to avoid a pin in...
  27. black eye
    whenever i train bjj and get put in a choke or even squeezing my head i get a black eye. it goes away within a day or two i was wondering if anyone else has this happen to them and if its common or...
  28. Thoughts on whether an MMA instructor has to be a successful fighter
    Do you feel that an instructor for MMA should have an impressive fight pedigree? Many of the top instructors/trainers in sports like boxing and Japanese jiu jitsu would not have this while it would...
  29. wtf i cant win a wrestling match
    alirght im stronger, more explosive, better conditioned etc then any wrestler i have faced.(this is my first year) but i stil cant beat anyone im 5-0 all first round pins except 1 which was 2nd round...
  30. weight traning workouts
    does anyone use any weight traning workouts that are made for other sports? i use boxing, wrestling, football, powerlifting, olympic lifting, Rugby workouts aswell. anything else i might be able to...
  31. Diet Information
    Does anyone know where I can find some good info on diets somewhere on the net?
  32. Robert Drysdale
    Hello all. new to the forum. Was wondering if anyone has ever trained with Drysdale in Brazil. I was surfin around and saw that he charges $300USD a week for training with him at his school, 3 meals...
  33. Albany, NY?
    anyone train in the Albany area? Looking for a good BJJ or MMA school
  34. who is a practitioner of some form of combat (grappling included.)
    I'm a 3 year wrestler and train Boxing, Muay Thai, BJJ, and some Grecko, and Judo. I wanted to know where the hardcore fans were.
  35. Stickan´s NEW training log
    Since it's a new year and all and I feel really healthy for once I figured I should put together some goals for myself and hopefully achive something this year. Feel free to chime in and give advice...
    Pages: 2
  36. Kettlebell help
    Im 16 will kettlebells b good for training? Any sugestions u have would be helpful 2
  37. Velocity Diet
    Whats up guys. On Monday 1/14 I will be starting the Velocity Diet. If you havent heard of it, do a little google for it. Rather strict and different. But I have two friends that are monsterous...
  38. Dumbell Complexes
    Anyone here use Istvan Javorek's dumbell or barbell complexes? Great workouts if you haven't done it. I use kettlebells and powerropes also or when I'm not drunk. The Drunkel
  39. Metabolism Help
    Hi, i've been training in MT/bjj for about a year and a half. I am 19, 140-145lbs, around 5'11. I am pretty strong but I am very lean. I'm training to fight in muaythai and eventually looking to join...
  40. hand grippers for wrestling
    should i walk around with a grip ball or hand gripper and squeeze it when im bored? also what better bal o gripper? and if i can do like 100 in a row is that ok?
  41. best Punching/Punch defense MA
    what martial art is the best or punching/punch defense? id have to go with boxing. any1 else disagree
  42. thoughts on soy as a nutritional food
    Soy protein and soy in general have been mainstays of "health food" stores and advocates for years. Yet IMO the food goes against the basic health food tenets in that it tends to be highly processed...
  43. Thinking about taking TKD lessons.Good idea?
    While I love to do a little grappling when I get a chance,most the time I can't find alot of grappling partners.Mainly, I find myself watching Bas Ruttens Big DVD's of Combat,staying strickly on only...
  44. Your thought on lifting weights and MMA
    Just as the title says. What do you think about competing in MMA and lifting weights like squat, deadlift, bench, powerclean, etc. My opinion is that lifting is not NECESSARY for MMA. Some things...
    Pages: 2
  45. GOOD Fighter Suppliments
    I want to start taking some Suppliments or Shakes. Something before each class, To boost energy, and tone muscles. Any Ideas?
  46. dropping weight in a month
    Ok, I plan on competing in the New England NAGA event in febuary, most likely as a beginner seeing as i've only been doing this for about 6 months. this will be my 2nd no-gi tourny, the last one i...
  47. What should I do?
    I have been training for almost a year and have been doing quite well on the ground by all accounts. There is this one guy I train with who is in his mid 30's has no intrest in testing and mainly...
  48. IN season wrestling workout
    would running 3x a week 3miles be a good idea? and mayby some sort of weight lifting routine?
  49. silly question: darce/brabo
    so whats the difference? ive heard it depends on the position the choke is initiated and ive also heard that the difference is the gable grip/kneck crank before the choke is cinched up. is there...
  50. Chest workout
    Ive been working out for about a year now and its seems that I can never get my chest to the point I want it compared to my arms, stomach and legs. I have added a lot of tricep concentrated workouts...
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 [7] 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22