Posts by Scott

How to properly wrap your hands

Posted by on Feb 5, 2011 in Blog, Equipment, Gloves, Pads & Gear, Multimedia | 4 comments

How to properly wrap your hands

Just like in about everything, there is more than one right way to do something, but there are also wrong ways as well.  This is especially true in the sport of kickboxing.  Take the most fundamental exercise such as wrapping one’s hands. There are western boxing styles and eastern (Thai) boxing styles, then any number of personal styles, but the objective is always the same – protect the small bones and ligaments in the hands and wrists. I prefer the long (180) “Mexican” style wraps with a little elastic in them. They will give you enough wrap to do a good job no matter the size of your...

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Local Kid Makes Good, Going Far

Posted by on Aug 12, 2010 in Blog, Multimedia | 0 comments

Local Kid Makes Good, Going Far

Everyone loves a story about an average young person who sets an exceptional goal and succeeds. Well, hold the presses; we have such a story: This past June, Mesa AZ high school senior, Jordan Decker, traveled to Virginia to compete in the World Kickboxing Association’s National Championships to determine who are the best kickboxing athletes in the country. Turns out Jordan is.  Over the course of a 12 hour day, jordan fought 3 fights, winning the first two by TKO and the last at midnight by decission.  “It was exhausting. I didn’t think I could finish that last fight, but...

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