Category: Martial Arts

Invicta 5: Kaufman and Smith in The Kansas City Brawl

          Revgear sponsored fighters Sarah Kaufman (left) and Leslie Smith (right) went head to head at the Ameristar Casino in Kansas City. SB Nation stated in their recap that “after 15 minutes of thrilling, back-and-forth action, Kaufman, the former Strikeforce bantamweight champion, earned a split decision victory, getting two of three 29-28 scores.” “I knew that Leslie was going to be a really tough opponent going on,”...

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Revgear As Seen In Ultimate MMA

The Revgear Gel Hand Wrap was featured in the May 2013 issue of Ultimate MMA Magazine. Our gel wraps are made with Anti-Shock Rev-Tech Gel™ Padding, a built-in 120″ elastic wrap and can be worn under gloves. Finally, the Revgear Gel Hand Wrap is the favored wrap of Master Rafael Cordeiro from Kings MMA. Now over to you, what is your favorite style of Revgear...

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TOW #21 – Jiu Jitsu: No Hand Pass

Do you know how to pass guard with no hands? Watch and learn as Revgear team fighters Scott Epstein and Dean Geyer (yes, the Australian) break down the Jiu-Jitsu NO hand pass. Some key things to remember when practicing this technique are to not let your opponent keep their double under hooks, make sure your hips stay on top and drive your weight forward. If...

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TOW #19 – Wrestling: Duck Under

Used more in Greco Roman style of wrestling our Technique of the Week video will focus on the Duck Under. We met up with Conor Huen and Curtis Hembroff at Legends MMA in Hollywood, CA to learn how the Duck Under can be a deadly weapon. When used correctly, the duck under is great way to gain control of your opponents back…or yes, Conor, to...

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TOW #18 – Muay Thai: Low Kick Counter

Time for some Muay Thai! Any kick to the shin without proper shin guards can be extremely daunting and painful.  In this week’s episode learn how to counter low kicks  by using a shin check as your set up.  For more videos in the Technique of the Week video series subscribe to Revgear on Youtube.   ...

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TOW #16 – Jiu Jitsu: Electric Sweep Pass

The Electric Sweep Pass is a great technique when your opponent is extremely flexible or if you just can’t quite get the electric chair submission. For this Technique of the Week, we went down to 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu to meet up with Scott Epstein and Dean Geyer.  Learn how as Scott takes us through the key movements of Jiu Jitsu’s Electric Sweep Pass.  For...

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He May Be Young, But He Wins Like A Veteran

Revgear Ambassadors come in all different sizes and ages. One of the top ambassadors in the stable of young competitors is Ruben Huron Jr. The 9 year old from Gulfport, Mississippi has been dominating in local tournaments throughout The Magnolia State.  His most recent victory came in his hometown of Gulfport, Mississippi where he brought home the first place trophy. Ruben Huron Jr. is looking...

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Dominic and Kyra Batara Just Don’t Stop

This sibling duo, Dominic and Kyra Batara may be two of the most active competitors in the RevgearAmbassador program. Over the last couple of months they have compiled a combined 5 first place finished and 6 podium finishes. Here is a list of their most recent tournament results: Twin Cities ADNA Attack Dom challenged himself and jumped up to the 60lb-65lb weight classes despite giving up to 10...

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Can Martial Arts Training Stop Bullying?

Contributing Guest Blogger Gary Edwards Head MMA coach at Laurel Mountain MMA, North Carolina Bullies are here to stay. A recent awareness to the bullying outcry in the media won’t completely deter the bully bashing, but it will bring more awareness to the problem.  I can’t say I was ever successfully bullied as a child, but the attempts were always there.  The difference in my bully...

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Undefeated Update: Travis Higgins

NAGA Nationals has another undefeated competitor in Revgear Ambassador Travis Higgins.  Higgins won gold and placed first in this cruiserweight tournament on March 31st in Nashville, TN. Currently, Higgins only has one loss to his fight record and that was a match for a title, outside of his weight class.  Being quite the competitor, Higgins has numerous grappling events ahead and will make his return...

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