Carl Cooper’s Toxic Fighting System

Carl Cooper’s Toxic Fighting System

Carl Cooper’s Toxic Fighting System The past few weeks I’ve been lucky enough to be working my way through Carl Cooper’s Toxic Fighting System 3 set of DVDs. I’d seen a lot of Carl in publications such as Martial Arts Illustrated, met him a few times and was impressed with the simplicity of the Toxic … Continue reading »

`No Lie Blades` Review

`No Lie Blades` Review

`No Lie Blades` Review Hello people! Sorry for the delays in posting but it’s been a pretty busy few weeks with one thing and another! Time for a new post though and today we are looking at the `No Lie Blades`, a wicked piece of kit designed to test you skills with a knife and … Continue reading »

A week to remember!

A week to remember!

A week to remember! Wow what a week it’s been! It’s been so good but all flown by in a blur! Firstly the Martial Artists Supporting Children with Cancer charity event in founder Lucci Del-Gaudio’s home town in Nottingham, then a BJJ masterclass by none other than the legend himself – Royce Gracie!! Martial Artists … Continue reading »

10 Tips To Reignite Your Passion

10 Tips To Reignite Your Passion

10 Tips To Reignite Your Passion Martial Arts, no matter which one you do be it Jiu-Jitsu, Aikido, Karate or MMA should be a lifelong pursuit, simple as that. The day you think you’ve learnt everything is the day you should hang up your belt/gi/boxing gloves. It never stops and never stops being interesting. Having … Continue reading »

Mean Streets – Jarmesty Martial Arts

Mean Streets – Jarmesty Martial Arts

  Mean Streets – Jarmesty Martial Arts So last week Russell Jarmesty of JMA Academy in Atherton, Manchester released his much anticipated self defence app, `Mean Streets`. As soon as it was released I logged into my Android account and downloaded it, eager to check it out and see what it had to offer. Honestly, … Continue reading »

RDX Curved Focus Mitts and Boxing Gloves Review

RDX Curved Focus Mitts and Boxing Gloves Review

RDX Curved Mitts and Gloves Review So I thought this week that it was about time I treated myself to a new set of gloves and focus mitts. My last ones are looking slightly worse for wear after years of MMA, KFM and recently Defence Lab and some MittMaster. So I got myself on Amazon … Continue reading »

The Jacques Payet Project

The Jacques Payet Project

The Jacques Payet Project! Here we interview Kenji DuBois Lee, main man responsible for bringing the Jacques Payet Project to life. Jacques Payet is a 7th degree black belt in Yoshinkan Aikido and was live-in student of Yoshinkan founder Gozo Shioda for many years. As a westerner in Japan, Payet Sensei was able to build a … Continue reading »

The changing face of experts….

The changing face of experts….

The changing face of experts… Be honest with yourself, are you an expert in self defence or martial arts? In the age of digital media and knowledge at our fingertips, more and more so called experts are coming out of the woodwork, giving “expert” advice on martial arts, self defence and combat sports in general. … Continue reading »