REGICIDE: Ego Beat The Queen

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HOW (& WHY) ROYAL BLOOD SPILLED OVER A ROSE November 4, Madison Square Garden, UFC 217. On a night of regicidal chaos, a powerful and seemingly invincible queen fell. Joanna Jędrzejczyk was knocked to the ground, scrambling to recover in a turtled position. It wasn’t long before she found herself tapping to strikes as Big John McCarthy stepped in to save her. The only champion in UFC strawweight history to defend her belt, and the …

Anxiety and Human Nature in Training – Part 1

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Thoughts On The Environment of Martial Arts Training Muay Thai and combat sports are NOT easy lines of business. Every moment of pride in your skills is earned with countless hours of pain, desperation and insecurity. Not only is it a hard, brutal sport by in its core definition, but some people (and groups of people) make it even harder. So much harder that you begin to question your enjoyment of doing your favorite sport. Modern Humans and Violence I believe that most …