Tyler Pearson

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Worst Kung-Fu fight ever breaks out between two men in Chinese street

Two men took to the streets of China to have a Kung Fu fight - but they probably won't be cast in any upcoming Jackie Chan movies.<p>Utilising moves …

Bang Muay Thai Liver Series Technique Video: Episode 2

Check out the second episode of the Bang Muay Thai Liver Series, which features instruction by UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw trainer and …

The Art of Shifting in Mixed Martial Arts

Shifting used to be viewed as a dangerous way to fight but now it plays a key role in MMA. We examine the history of the shift, its dangers, its benefits, and some of the most famous shifts you will see time and time again in the Octagon.<p>When Robert Fitzsimmons met Gentleman Jim Corbett in 1897 he …

3 "Tricky" Muay Thai Head Kick KO Techniques - Muay Thai Guy

How To Set Up And Land Head Kicks<p>The head kick knockout is the highlight of all highlights, but how many accomplish this feat? Sure, it’s no Mount …

Technique Video: Land & defend spinning attacks!

K-1, Bellator and KSW veteran, Peter Graham, takes over the reins in the latest edition of Submission Radio's "Technique of the Week".<p>The Kickboxer …

Is Bojutsu the Next Fitness Craze? 5 Ab-Sculpting GIFs From a Star Wars Stunt Double

Thanks to her first-rate survival skills and slick signature hairstyle, _Star Wars: The Force Awakens’_s Rey has been hailed as the next Katniss Everdeen, a strong, model heroine who deftly handles a more unexpected weapon—in Rey’s case, a metal bo staff. So considering that Everdeen sent fans to …

How to Pick a Lock | The Art of Manliness

Back in October I had the pleasure of attending the ITS Tactical Muster, during which I learned several awesome manly skills. My favorite tutorial …

This epic competition in Seoul showcases taekowndo and kung-fu like you’ve never seen before

Mace Training

If Jon Snow (<i>Game of Thrones</i>), King Leonidas (<i>300</i>) and Maximus Decimus Meridius (<i>Gladiator</i>) all worked out together, this is probably the workout they’d choose.<p>Mace Training, inspired by the ancient Persian warrior elite, is an improvement on the sledgehammer that is believed to be a more effective …

Just In Time For Halloween: 5 Freaky Stories That Are Totally True

Halloween is upon us. Here are five scary stories made that much more frightful due to the fact that they're true.<p>With Halloween just around the …

Preserving the Classic Technique of Maemai Muay Thai

Fightland Blog<p>Photos by Lindsey Newhall<p>Rungkiat Eminent Air was the first Thai boxer I'd heard directly criticize world-famous fighter Saenchai's cartwheel kick. "The way Saenchai does it is dangerous," he said. The problem was that Saenchai puts his hand on the floor when he cartwheels his leg …

The Sword and the Fist: How Fencing Influenced Fighting

Fightland Blog<p>Photo by Orlando Barria/EPA<p>Unarmed combat was the trade of the street urchin or penniless thug more than the professional soldier. Fist fighting was peasant business and yet many of the earlier written records of actual systems of unarmed combat are found in military manuals, though …

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Watch this cool first person view of hand making a knife

Here’s a really cool video showing the daily routine of Chelsea Miller, a knife maker. It’s fun because it’s filmed from her perspective so you get …

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EFFECTIVE SHAOLIN COUNTERS AGAINST TAEKWONDO KICKS<p>There are many effective Shaolin counters against Taekwondo kicks. “Tame Tiger with String of …

Knife Blades: Common Steels Explained

Knife-makers use dozens of steel types to create knife blades. Which one is right for you? We look at 10 common steels used by popular knife brands …

Knife Blade Materials

Steel Specifics (text courtesy of Cold Steel, Inc. and Buck Knives)<p>The Making & Shaping of Steel<p>Steel is essentially a combination of iron and …

Stainless Steel

Muay Thai Footwork and Counters - Taking Dominant Angles - Muay Thai Guy

Simple Muay Thai Footwork To Setup Devastating Counters<p>When facing an aggressive puncher, moving straight back is one of the <b>worst</b> things that you can …

Watch a Master Bladesmith Make a Kitchen Knife Out of Meteorites

Bob Kramer's knives are out of this world<p>Talk about an in-demand craftsman: After knifemaker Bob Kramer was first featured in <i>Saveur Magazine</i> in the …

'Warriors come out to play': Unified Weapons Master prepares for combat (pictures)

47 Crazy-Fun Plank Variations for a Killer Core

Planks are the MacGyver of bodyweight movements: They're super tough and great for almost any situation. The versatile move is best known for working …

Ringcraft Companion: Mastering the Three Initiatives

Fightland Blog<p>Three years before his death, the Japanese duelist, Miyamoto Musashi set about committing his method of swordsmanship to paper. The now legendary swordsman had fought sixty duels, often to the death, against some of the most accomplished fighters in Japan. While the <i>Go Rin No Sho</i> or</i> …

The Karate Kid video argues Daniel LaRusso is the movie's villain

If you thought the hero of the 1984 film <i>The Karate Kid</i> was Daniel LaRusso, think again.<p>A new video argues that Daniel (Ralph Macchio) is actually the …

Five Basic Hand Stitches You Should Know For Repairing Your Own Clothes

There's no need to spend money when you can fix something yourself. If you've popped a button on your shirt, worn down a hem on your pants or busted …

Prepping for the Zombie Apocalypse with Backyard Knife Forging

After Foundry editorial director Sean Ragan gave me a knife for my birthday this year, forged from a length of steel wire cable, I fell down a rabbit hole into the world of knife-making videos. The backyard knife forging “scene” on YouTube is its own strange little maker subculture.<p>Here’s a video …

5 Advanced Bodyweight Exercises to Build Whole Body Strength

<b>The workout split has become extremely popular and the go-to plan of choice for many exercise enthusiasts.</b> It makes sense to divide your body into …

How to Build a PC from Scratch - Step by Step PC Building Guide

How to Build a PC - Step by Step Guide<p>Let's learn how to build a PC today... without any pain or fuss. Even if you're a complete beginner, there IS …

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