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MMA is one of the fastest growing and most popular sports right now. It is not just one martial art, but instead is a combination of several that all accumulates into one intense combat sport. Typical MMA fights don’t seem to have much equipment other than shorts, gloves, a mouth guard and the occasional rash guard, but there are a few more things you should own to help you during your training and competition. For more info check out US Combat Sports.

Best MMA Gear Reviews 2017

When you’re shopping for your MMA gear, you should do a bit of research to know what gear is appropriate for each aspect of your training. You will need a few different pairs of gloves and pads for striking; rashguards, spats, and maybe even a gi for grappling and other equipment like hand wraps and mouthguards that you might not even have thought of. The best thing to do is to research and ask your gym what they recommend or require you to have when you are training. You’ll also want to look into the brand of the gear that you’re buying, because there are brands that are better than others. Equipment made by a good company usually has higher quality materials and will last longer, which is important because in a high-impact sport like MMA, you can expect a lot of wear and tear. Make sure that you are fully and properly equipped before you start your MMA training. See what other athletes prefer to wear. Check out a few reviews and get everything you need to prepare yourself for your sport.

Our top pick of the Best Thai Ankle wrap goes to the Venum brand. Anyone who has tried them, knows. This brand maintains its quality as well as the durability of the product. The Venum Foot Grip is perfectly designed and manufactured with the right material, offering optimal ankle protection. Why Ankle...
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Venum has been a great brand when it comes to boxing and Muay Thai gloves. Over the years, this brand has maintained its reputation and has come up with some really awesome products that deliver superb value. Venum Contender Gloves (Best Value) The Venum Contender Gloves are one such product...
1. Editor's Choice: Venum Competitor Groin Guard and Support Series When we talk about the best groin guard, we are obviously hinting at a product that can effortlessly take the hardest of low blows and protect you in the worst of situations. The Venum Competitor Groin Guard and Support Series seems...
Whether you’re doing traditional boxing, Muay Thai or even just hitting pads for exercise, you should always make sure that you have your hands properly wrapped. If you begin any of your training without using wraps, then you set yourself up for an easy and very preventable injury. Your...
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Yes, boxing is mostly a male dominated sport but doesn’t mean women can’t compete and train at the highest level as well. In the last several years we have seen a huge influx of women come into the sport of MMA and boxing. Thanks to organizations like the UFC...
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If you want to be as comfortable as possible when you’re training MMA, you want to have the right gear. You’ll need proper gloves and a mouthguard, but you also want to consider which shorts and shirt you wear. A lot of people train in normal t-shirts, but even...
There are a lot of stereotypes about skipping. Some people think it’s girly or ineffectual. Skipping is one of the best exercises known to man. It combine agility, footwork, cardio and stamina.  It also causes significantly less impact on the body than running or other forms of cardio. However most...
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The Venum Contender Boxing Gloves are my top pick. For anyone who has used them before this doesn’t come as a big surprise. They provide great value, versatility and are built to last. These gloves are designed keeping the beginners in mind. They can be used for heavy bag...
MMA is a sport that requires a lot of movement, a lot of versatility and will put a good amount of wear and tear on your body and your equipment. When you’re training or competing, it’s important that you are prepared in as many ways as possible. You should...
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The Ringside Diablo Boxing Shoes is our number one pick for the best boxing shoes. Ringside has been in the business of making Boxing gear for over thirty years and the quality of their gear speaks for their experience. Ringside offers high quality boxing gear at competitive prices that are...