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  • Judo has been a well-known martial art for centuries around the world. Where does it come from and what other martial arts are related to it and similar to it? Read on to find out!

    Martial Arts Similar to Judo

    Martial Arts Similar to Judo

    by Nathan Bernardo4

  • The arm triangle and the reverse armlock from the mount position is a deadly combination. Once you get this technique down, you will be a force on the mat.

    Double Attack From Mount Tutorial

    Double Attack From Mount Tutorial

    by Andrew Smith2

  • If you are studying martial arts, you are learning a lot. What you learn gives you confidence in yourself, especially in terms of self-defense. However, you'll find that you'll probably never ever use the self-defense techniques you've learned...

    How to Do a Shoulder Roll

    How to Do a Shoulder Roll

    by J Forlanda4

  • Two different "low" style butterfly guard passes for sport Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competition and rolling. Lessons by Andrew Smith and Trey Martin of Revolution BJJ in Richmond, VA.

    3 Low Butterfly Guard Passes for BJJ Competition

    3 Low Butterfly Guard Passes for BJJ Competition

    by Andrew Smith0

  • This is the story of a boxing jester who went toe to toe with a bear, a kangaroo, and an octopus. A man who once ate 52 hot dogs right before a fight and even dropped the immortal Joe Louis to the canvas with a left hook. Oh, there's more!

    Two Ton Tony: Boxing's Most Colorful Character

    Two Ton Tony: Boxing's Most Colorful Character

    by Brendan Michael Cronin0

  • A brief tutorial on some interesting conceptual variations on the "duck under" technique, adapted from amateur wrestling and utilized in jiu-jitsu.

    3 Ways to Use a Duck Under in BJJ

    3 Ways to Use a Duck Under in BJJ

    by Andrew Smith1

  • A brief BJJ tutorial on how to switch the Kimura on someone to your own Kimura, AKA the "re-Kimura." Learn how to do this awesome counter and you're bound to surprise your opponent!

    The Re-Kimura: A BJJ Tutorial

    The Re-Kimura: A BJJ Tutorial

    by Andrew Smith0

  • This article provides a basic BJJ tutorial on how to set up worm guard using the lapel and how to do a quick sweep to mount, featuring Daniel Frank from Revolution BJJ.

    How to Set Up Worm Guard (a BJJ Tutorial)

    How to Set Up Worm Guard (a BJJ Tutorial)

    by Andrew Smith0

  • A brief BJJ tutorial on how to escape back (with hooks) from the knees. This technique is challenging to master, but it can help you out if you get into trouble on the mat.

    How to Escape the Back From the Knees in BJJ

    How to Escape the Back From the Knees in BJJ

    by Andrew Smith0

  • 30 men and 30 women rumble in one of the biggest events of the year. The 2018 edition of this classic WWE event was quite memorable. Read on to learn why.

    WWE Royal Rumble (2018) Review

    WWE Royal Rumble (2018) Review

    by Alex deCourville0

  • Kata is an integral part of the martial art of karate, but what is it? And what purpose does it serve?

    What Is Kata?

    What Is Kata?

    by John Bullock0

  • Honor is more than what you saw in "The Last Samurai." An opponent who practices a traditional style doesn't necessarily fight traditionally when the stakes are high. Yet many people often assume that. So what is it?

    Of Honor: Our Conceptions and What It Is in Practice

    Of Honor: Our Conceptions and What It Is in Practice

    by Jamal Smith0

  • The Ryder Cup scoring works slightly differently to the usual golf tournaments you see in that it is a matchplay tournament rather than strokeplay. Find out exactly how the Ryder Cup scoring works in this article.

    How Does the Ryder Cup Scoring Work?

    How Does the Ryder Cup Scoring Work?

    by Marian L6

  • A way to utilize your open guard to get a cross-choke submission, while simultaneously threatening the sweep and baiting the guard pass. This sneaky little technique can surprise your opponents and give you the upper hand.

    Sneaky Cross Choke From Open Guard for BJJ

    Sneaky Cross Choke From Open Guard for BJJ

    by Andrew Smith0

  • Professional cycling is now a truly international sport, but many terms used in the sport—and especially commentary upon it—are words from the French vocabulary, with words such as Peloton, Domestiques and Bidons commonly used.

    French, the Language of Cycling Road Races

    French, the Language of Cycling Road Races

    by Colin Quartermain0

  • Chemistry is an important element of the NASCAR racing industry. The drivers and their crew must not only understand the chemical science involved in making their cars run fast—they must also develop a personal chemistry, allowing for the direct and subliminal communication that brings out the best in both the car and the driver. Both of these aspects of NASCAR chemistry will be explored in this article.

    Chemistry for NASCAR Drivers and Crew

    Chemistry for NASCAR Drivers and Crew

    by Teresa Coppens25

  • A brief tutorial by Andrew "Goatfury" Smith on the cross-grip arm-drag series from closed guard. Andrew is one of the owners of Revolution BJJ in Richmond, VA.

    How to Do Closed-Guard Arm Drags in BJJ

    How to Do Closed-Guard Arm Drags in BJJ

    by Andrew Smith0

  • We turn back the clock and re-visit Konnan's cult promotion that influenced modern AAA and featured one of the greatest rosters ever

    Lucha Tributes: Promo Azteca

    Lucha Tributes: Promo Azteca

    by Eric Mutter0

  • The omoplata is a classic shoulder lock submission most students learn at white belt. Here are some highly effective, nasty submissions from the omoplata.

    Three Nasty Omoplata Finishes

    Three Nasty Omoplata Finishes

    by Andrew Smith0

  • WWE presented two Wrestlemania-worthy matches on a Raw Exclusive pay per view. This is my review of WWE's eight matches from No Mercy 2017.

    WWE No Mercy 2017 Review

    WWE No Mercy 2017 Review

    by Alex deCourville0

  • Many of us think that wrestlers portray themselves as really nice people while meeting with fans, but that is not always the case. Some of the entries on this list of less-than-friendly wrestlers might surprise you.

    4 WWE Superstars Who Don't Care That Much About Their Fans

    4 WWE Superstars Who Don't Care That Much About Their Fans

    by Harsh Agrawal0

  • A brief BJJ tutorial on how to do the X-pass in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Lessons by BJJ black belt Andrew "Goatfury" Smith of Revolution BJJ in Richmond, VA.

    How to Do an X-Pass in BJJ

    How to Do an X-Pass in BJJ

    by Andrew Smith2

  • Figure skating is a great sport, but where do you start and how do you keep it affordable? I'll show you where to go first, what you can expect when you get started, how to avoid spending more than you need to, and how to make sure everyone has fun.

    How to Introduce Your Child to Figure Skating

    How to Introduce Your Child to Figure Skating

    by Ian Mundell0

  • A brief tutorial on how to "dig out" the Kimura against an unwilling opponent.

    How to Dig Out a Kimura

    How to Dig Out a Kimura

    by Andrew Smith0

  • A brief tutorial on how to do the brabo choke from the knee cut guard pass.

    Brabo Choke Tutorial

    Brabo Choke Tutorial

    by Andrew Smith0

  • There have been many wrestlers that have competed in the squared circle in the WWF/WWE. Here are five of the most memorable wrestlers of all time.

    5 of the Most Iconic WWF/WWE Superstars

    5 of the Most Iconic WWF/WWE Superstars

    by Jan Michael Ong2

  • This article will be a brief tutorial on the concept of the "yogafoot" for BJJ, including a breakdown of the mechanics of the move and various examples of situations in which to use it.

    How to Use Yogafoot for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ)

    How to Use Yogafoot for Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ)

    by Andrew Smith0

  • Decades before the LGBTQ and Me Too movements made their presence known to the world, a youngster from a small village in Thailand took a stand for equality that shocked a nation. A woman trapped in a man's body bravely fought the odds in the ring and in society to take a stand for equality.

    Taking a Stand for Equality in the Ring

    Taking a Stand for Equality in the Ring

    by Terry L Wilson2

  • In the fake world of wrestling, things don't always go according to plan. A lot of the unplanned incidents go unnoticed by the fans. However, some of the incidents are so big they cannot be ignored.

    7 Real Moments in the Fake World of Pro Wrestling

    7 Real Moments in the Fake World of Pro Wrestling

    by RyanDrew0

  • A brief BJJ tutorial on how to take the back using the Kimura grip from standing, and some troubleshooting details from 2nd degree BJJ black belt Andrew "Goatfury" Smith from Richmond, VA.

    BJJ Kimura Grip Rolling Back Take

    BJJ Kimura Grip Rolling Back Take

    by Andrew Smith0

  • A brief BJJ tutorial on a few different ways to establish S-mount (and get the submission), featuring BJJ black belt Andrew Smith from Revolution BJJ in Richmond, VA.

    How to Establish S-Mount: A BJJ Tutorial

    How to Establish S-Mount: A BJJ Tutorial

    by Andrew Smith0

  • How to do a "reverse heel hook" or "inverted heel hook" via a few different entries. We examine both the over/under and 50/50 varieites.

    How to Do an Inverted Heel Hook

    How to Do an Inverted Heel Hook

    by Andrew Smith0

  • A basic Brazilian jiu-jitsu (BJJ) tutorial on how to set up gi chokes from the back or rear mount position. This is an important skill to master if you want to get submissions on the mat.

    Basic Gi Chokes From the Back: A BJJ Tutorial

    Basic Gi Chokes From the Back: A BJJ Tutorial

    by Andrew Smith0

  • In Georgian Britain, pedestrianism was all the rage and large crowds gathered to watch men walk over vast distances. Eventually, the practice became an Olympic event.

    History of Long Distance Walking Races

    History of Long Distance Walking Races

    by Rupert Taylor0

  • In this article, you will learn how to use butterfly guard in conjunction with overhooks in BJJ in order to have an effective and threatening sweep and submission game. This is a great combo to use on the mat to surprise your opponent.

    How to Use Overhooks in Butterfly Guard

    How to Use Overhooks in Butterfly Guard

    by Andrew Smith3

  • A lot of pundits seem to think that the rise of the new professional wrestling promotion All Elite Wrestling will result in a better WWE product because of competition, but is that really true?

    Will All Elite Wrestling Make WWE a Better Product?

    Will All Elite Wrestling Make WWE a Better Product?

    by Nigel Kirk0

  • A brief tutorial on passing butterfly guard in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu by BJJ black belt Andrew Smith, owner of Revolution BJJ in Richmond, VA.

    How to Pass Butterfly Guard in BJJ

    How to Pass Butterfly Guard in BJJ

    by Andrew Smith0

  • A brief BJJ tutorial on how to do the cross collar choke in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. Featuring instruction from 1st-degree black belt Trey Martin of Revolution BJJ.

    How to Cross Choke From the Mount in BJJ

    How to Cross Choke From the Mount in BJJ

    by Andrew Smith0

  • A brief tutorial on how to do the "loop choke" in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, including some variations. The loop choke is an advanced technique that can quickly surprise your opponent.

    How to Do the Loop Choke in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

    How to Do the Loop Choke in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

    by Andrew Smith2

  • The last year of the decade - how do WWE's shows stack against each other?

    WWE PPVs of 2019 Ranked

    WWE PPVs of 2019 Ranked

    by Alex deCourville0

  • This article will explain how to not only pull guard safely, but also to attack immediately upon sitting down, either ending up on top or with a submission.

    How to Attack From the Guard Pull in BJJ

    How to Attack From the Guard Pull in BJJ

    by Andrew Smith0

  • Is Heavy Metal the black sheep of the Casas family or underrated Lucha legend? Let's find out.

    Lucha Tributes: Heavy Metal

    Lucha Tributes: Heavy Metal

    by Eric Mutter0

  • Money in the Bank 2018 was another fantastic event. Both brands vied for the coveted men's and women's Money in the Bank briefcase. Read my review below.

    WWE Money in the Bank 2018 Review

    WWE Money in the Bank 2018 Review

    by Alex deCourville0

  • In this article, I pay tribute to one of the best wrestlers of his generation and another legend from the Guerrero Family.

    Lucha Tributes: Chavo Guerrero Sr.

    Lucha Tributes: Chavo Guerrero Sr.

    by Eric Mutter0

  • I started martial arts (taekwondo) by chance in September of 2011. My love of learning artistic movement (and the frozen yogurt place next to my dojang) brought me there. The most valuable benefits, however, were things I never expected.

    5 Unexpected Benefits of My Martial Arts Training

    5 Unexpected Benefits of My Martial Arts Training

    by Ehren E Grunewald6

  • In this article, I will go over four options to pass the guard, useful for white belts and black belts alike. Working on these fundamentals can really improve your BJJ skills on the mat.

    Four Basic Ways to Pass the Guard

    Four Basic Ways to Pass the Guard

    by Andrew Smith0

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