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If you're looking for a challenge, mixed martial arts (MMA) training might just be it. When people think of MMA, their minds will most likely go to the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship), where fighters like Conor McGregor ply their trade. The sport continues to grow in popularity, in large part due to stars like McGregor, with more and more people becoming interested in the intricacies of the fighting involved. Like all sports, this encourages many people to take up the same training, with some even becoming competitive mixed martial artists.
To get the absolute best results from MMA training, you need to cover the main disciplines involved in the sport. One of the toughest to get to grips with is wrestling. Not all MMA fighters have strong backgrounds in wrestling, but they at least have enough skill and experience to handle themselves when taken to the mat. Kickboxing is another important facet of the sport. All fights start on the feet, so MMA fighters need to punch, kick and knee effectively. A good MMA gym will be able to provide training for all the different areas of the sport.
Like boxing training, MMA training doesn't have to be geared toward fighting. Many people get involved with it for the benefits it can have on their fitness. The training involved requires a lot of cardio endurance and is a great way of working up a sweat. Most MMA workouts will also get the whole body moving and can be very effective for weight loss and strength building.
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