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Actual Real Martial Arts Role Models

GSP

GSP

Every now and then when martial arts is wallowing in a particularly low moment (usually caused by Conor McGregor) Sarah likes to use those times to point out those who support the higher-minded ideals of martial arts.

She recently did so in a piece for Asian World Of Martial Arts where she wrote about a number of positive martial arts role models.

To read about her selections click here.

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GSP Loves Dinosaurs: UFC Fighters Talk About It

GSP

GSP

Georges St-Pierre, the living legend and one of the best martial arts fighters on earth, is obsessed with dinosaurs.

So much so that he even had his own dino-themed TV special, The Boneyard With Georges St-Pierre.

Sarah asked a number of GSP’s former training partners what they knew about his love of dinosaurs.

To read what they said head over to Fightland by clicking here.

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The Unique Charm Of GSP’s Twitter Account

Georges St-Pierre

Georges St-Pierre

Semi-retired badass Georges St-Pierre has been living the good life.

We know this because we check his Twitter account regularly, which often features him meeting celebrities and going on various adventures.

Sarah highlighted some of GSP’s most fascinating Twitter posts for Fightland.

To read the full story go here.

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Martial Arts Exercise Programs Analyzed

Georges St. Pierre's RushFit

Georges St. Pierre’s RushFit

With the growing success of mixed martial arts has come a corresponding increase in bizarre, semi-related exercise programs designed to capitalize on said success.

Sarah, being familiar with both mma and exercise, took a look at a number of the big programs, including Georges St. Pierre’s RushFit.

To read what she thought about Piloxing and Boxercise head over to Fightland by going here.

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New Kickboxer Remake To Feature GSP, Bautista, Probably Good Kickboxing

Jean-Claude VanDamme

Jean-Claude VanDamme

It’s looking like there’s going to be a remake of the classic Jean-Claude VanDamme film, Kickboxer.

The cast will include the likes of Guardians Of The Galaxy breakout wrestle-star Bautista and Canada’s favourite MMAer Georges St. Pierre, amongst others.

Because we don’t really trust Hollywood, Sarah checked out the martial arts creds for some of the other cast members to make sure they’re going to bring the real. It turns out this film could be seriously legit.

To read all about it head over to Fightland by going here.

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The Imperfect Gameplan Of ‘Takedown: The DNA Of GSP’

Georges St-Pierre post fight

Georges St-Pierre post fight

There’s a solid new documentary about elite fighter Georges St-Pierre making the rounds called Takedown: The DNA of GSP.

Sarah reviewed the film for Fightland and found that although it’s a solid overview of Canada’s best known athlete, it’s missing some of the little details that’d make it championship material.

To read the review go here.

 

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