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Oct 01, 2009
| ISBN 9781440307836
Oct 01, 2009 | ISBN 9781440307836
A Must-Have Resource for all Warrior AthletesRegardless of your skill or fitness level, The Ultimate Mixed Marital Arts Training Guide – with more than 300 step-by-step photographs, detailed callouts, and comprehensive instruction – is the personal trainer you need to accomplish your workout goals and sharpen your techniques. You’ll learn: • Cardio and strength training exercises like mountain climber push-ups, partner closed guard sit-up reaches, and the Muay Thai scarecrow • Striking and defense techniques such as the jab, cross, hook, overhand, Muay Thai knee, inner/outer thigh kick, and head kick • Wrestling and countering techniques including the dirty boxing clinch, the over-under clinch, and the Muay Thai clinch • Takedowns like the hip throw, shoot takedown, and single and double leg takedown • Jiu-jitsu passing and escape techniques for the full mount, knee mount, closed guard, open guard, and more • Winning submission moves like the arm bar, Kimura, omoplata, guillotine, ankle lock, and triangle choke • Drills to improve your punching and kicking speed and accuracy • Mental exercises to sharpen your focus, reduce your fears, and increase your concentration • Diet and nutrition techniques the pros use to stay in top fighting condition – whether they’re in training mode or cutting weight before a matchWhatever your personal fitness and fighting ambitions might be, The Ultimate Mixed Martial Arts Training Guide is your all-in-one resource to peak physical conditioning, clear mental focus, increased confidence, and superior fighting skills.
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