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Lee

Life long Martial Artist and BJJ Wannabe. I like to think I am a good all-rounder (but my ground game is non-existent). Founded this community. Driven by inclusivity.

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ex Muay Thai Fighter at Jaguar Thai Boxing

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UFC 259: I have Izzy by KO

I know right! Not really sure why it happened to be honest!

UFC 259: I have Izzy by KO

Well that didnโ€™t turn out as I expected! I wonder if those 2 ...

UFC 259: I have Izzy by KO

If you had to put ยฃ1m down, who would it be on gents? @markb2...

I am hearing Khamzat Chimaev vs Leon Edwards is off again.. ๐Ÿ˜ซ

Looks ripped!! ๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…

Two Loses, My First KO and a Change of Perspective

Another awesome article Lanch ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Opinion: Kamaru Usman overthrows Georges St-Pierre as the best welterweight of all time

For me itโ€™s #1 Jones, #2 Khabib with Kamaru Usman at a very c...

I am hearing Khamzat Chimaev vs Leon Edwards is off again.. ๐Ÿ˜ซ

Ah man there are so many great fights out there for Leon Edwa...

I am hearing Khamzat Chimaev vs Leon Edwards is off again.. ๐Ÿ˜ซ

Stephen Thompson respectfully offering to step in ...

UFC Media Pass Credentials

Me too! The whole idea of This MMA Life is that a blogger or ...

How to become an MMA journalist

Relevant when it comes to that time for applying for UFC or B...

UFC Media Pass Credentials

Also here are some links to apply for media press credentials...

UFC Media Pass Credentials

Here is a really good YouTube video on getting UFC, Bellator ...

What's the best way to watch old UFC fights for free?

BT Sport to a great job supporting and distributing the UFC e...

What's the best way to watch old UFC fights for free?

We have a free UFC fights thread here that we update before e...

What's the best way to watch old UFC fights for free?

UFC Fight Pass for sure. Depending on where you are, the cost...

Ying & Yang. How My Martial Arts Journey Began

Lanchana is so authentic. One of the first women to compete o...

It's UFC 258 Fight Week!

Super excited @markb2201 @jlant024 !!

Fight Night Alistair Overeem vs Alexander Volkov. Who's taking home the win?

Who you guys got? @markb2201 @jlant024

UFC 257 Aftermath: State of the Lightweight Division

Wonder if McGregor will ever get that strap in the cover pic ...

UFC 258 Kamaru Usman v Gilbert Burns is on the horizon. Who's looking forward to it?

Yeah, I can't wait to see what Burns does here to try and suc...

UFC 257 Aftermath: State of the Lightweight Division

It certainly does Jordan. I need to start watching Diego Ferr...

UFC 257 Aftermath: State of the Lightweight Division

The more I think about it, the more I feel that Poirier and M...

UFC 257 Aftermath: State of the Lightweight Division

Blimey, I don't know much about Diego Ferreira ๐Ÿ˜…. I'd better ...

What's the next MMA event to look forward to?

Iโ€™ll say. Thank god for fight island, iโ€™d love to be out ther...

What's the next MMA event to look forward to?

Spot on. Jan is very dangerous. Itโ€™s an intriguing one isnโ€™t ...

UFC 257: Main and Co-Main Review

Conor and Nate 3 would be fantastic also part of me hopes he ...

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

Can't wait to see Ortega's next fight, the changes he made in...

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

Love Ariel, also think the Schmo is catching him up!

UFC 257: Main and Co-Main Review

Nice write up Jordan - wonder whatโ€™s next for all these guys?...

UFC 257: Main and Co-Main Review

Me too! I am a bad of bloody nerves when these events are on,...

UFC 257 Preview & Predictions!

Bloody hell! What a KO from Dustin! Looks like those calf kic...

UFC 257 Preview & Predictions!

Conor's chin always seems rock-solid to me, he knows it is. I...

A New McGregor?

Totally! Enjoy the fight Jordan, letโ€™s see how close @markb22...

A New McGregor?

Great post @jlant024 ! I must admit, I like this version of C...

UFC 257 Preview & Predictions!

This epic. I agree with ALL of it!!! Great write up Mark, you...

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

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UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

I know right, and he won!

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

Yup. Me too ๐Ÿ’ฏ

Gay MMA coach and a champion wrestler wins the toughest battle by coming out

there we go, updated slightly - you'll notice it has the orig...

Gay MMA coach and a champion wrestler wins the toughest battle by coming out

Hey there, thanks for the post. We could probably ask if the ...

I am an MMA athlete in the UFC. I am in the top 10 of my weight class, I am male and gay.

Wow thanks for the heads up!

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

I agree, I also think McGregorโ€™s chin plays a massive role in...

Anyone watching Cobra Kai? It's brilliant!

Yeah, brilliant - didnโ€™t think Iโ€™d enjoy this so much, even w...

UFC on ABC 1 Preview and Predictions!

I was listening to Helwani's podcast today and he was saying ...

Quick Read: Chandler could still do big business for Bellator.

Love this Mark. Totally agree. Chandler has a hell of a task ...

Georges St-Pierre's pre-fight ritual for de-stress and anxiety

GSP is prob my fav athlete in the UFC.

A beginners guide to the PFL (Professional Fighters League)

I need to learn more, especially about the PFL scoring system

Jonathan Tucker on how he transformed his body for the role as Jay Kulina in hit MMA Netflix series 'Kingdom'

Thats a good shout. I need to get back to watching this whole...

Conor McGregor looks 'on another level' ahead of comeback fight at UFC 257

Who do you think takes this one @markb2201

Happy Friday! What MMA events are you watching this weekend?

How about you guys @samuel78fin @ufcguy_913 @zackhulett_305...

Khabib is the best mma fighter

He is the whole package for sure, is attitude and personality...

Just short introduction

You can also intro yourself on the welcome thread here

Just short introduction

Hey Samuel! Welcome to This MMA life! Thanks for the intro!

Why you should learn Sambo

Sambo seems to be bubbling to the top of the pool but it does...

The 4 MMA stretches that jiujitsu players are craving during COVID

Hey, the more stretching the better, especially during COVID ...

MMA and Autism

Wow, what a story

Hacks for delivering better MMA classes

Nice find, great article!

Kingdom. A show about MMA fighters, family, and their constant struggles.

Best show ever

Khabib Nurmagomedov wonโ€™t retire just yet. Here me out.

I think he is done. Itโ€™s a family decision.

Live audience could be in the works for UFC 254

Sadly not :(

I love the new logo style

Just playing with it atm :) getting some resize glitches but ...

Live audience could be in the works for UFC 254

I bloody hope so! Although got to admit, loving it with now c...

Home gym progress... Added a squat rack!

Very nice!

An interview with Krav Maga expert Michael Hartl

I'll say!

My new basement gym is coming together nicely

You need a good punch bag ๐Ÿค“

My new basement gym is coming together nicely

Half the garage. With gravity boots ๐Ÿ˜‚

My new basement gym is coming together nicely

Ta da!

Official UFC 254 Poster

Agreed! 100%!!

Justin Gaethje breaks down how is going to beat Khabib at UFC 254

Love Justin, really down to earth guy regardless of whether h...

Michael Chandler offers some great mindset advice

That's a really interesting listen actually. Michael comes ac...

How to post consistently on all your MMA socials especially through fight week

You can also connect and login with Facebook now :D

How to post consistently on all your MMA socials especially through fight week

Hey thanks for joining us!

An epic spine tingling UFC 254 promo video

Jesus this is brilliant!

Incredible UFC 254 Fan Art

I like Justin Gaethje's arm in this. Can't wait for UFC254. W...

Useful MMA Training Apps for Lockdown

Nice article, a few apps for training during COVID there I ha...

Is Wrestling Influencing Jiu Jitsu?

Thanks for the share Zack! Great topic. Would also be interes...

Self Defense Essentials, Knife Attacks.

This is awesome, love Nick Drossos. Thanks for the share, wil...

Why I love Jiu-Jitsu

BJJ Anir.. I canโ€™t wait to get started ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Why I love Jiu-Jitsu

Brilliant read Zack. Thanks for sharing this with the communi...

Yoga for MMA Fighters

Nice share Krisy! I agree, I do Yoga but not as much since CO...

No MMA experience but looking for a way to get your first bout?

Nice post Amy. No excuse for anyone anymore ref facing their ...

How to do a basic guillotine choke

Very nice! The guillotine choke looks so easy to learn, no br...

Hey gang. Anyone got any tips for an amateur weight cut?

That is useful!

What lies ahead for the UFC's lightweight division?

Totally agree!

BJ Penn deals with GSP's low kicks like they are nothing ๐Ÿคท๐Ÿป

I agree 100% gsp v khabib will be the best the UFC could ever...

Why do I fight?

Another nice article Ben. Some nice shout outs there towards ...

How to take someone down whoโ€™s way bigger than you ๐Ÿคผโ€โ™€๏ธ

One of the best take down tutorials I have seen, just because...

How to throw a 1-2 punch combination with Lanchana Green

Nice video editing Lanch ๐Ÿ˜Ž after buying it myself, enjoyed th...

How to condition your shins like Dan Hardy

Itโ€™s all Jean Claude Van Dammeโ€™s fault. That kickboxer movie ...

What lies ahead for the UFC's lightweight division?

Itโ€™s a really good question. Sometimes it feels like Ferguson...

My experience training MMA in Brazil after appearing on The Ultimate Fighter ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿผ๐Ÿคผโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿฆธ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ

An entertaining read Lanch! Not sure I would have the nerve t...

7 mistakes people make when starting MMA

Haha, this is brilliant. Very good advice for getting the eti...

Should Edwards return his 3 pieces and soda?

Ah this is good to hear, always good to know when these athle...

Kingdom, the highly rated IMDB MMA series finally drops on Netflix today ๐Ÿ”ฅ

That is my hope, really weird how they just canned it. I thin...

Should Edwards return his 3 pieces and soda?

I for one am looking forward to Rocky finally entering the st...

How to become an MMA cut man like Timo Plewa

thanks to Timo for a great interview!

How is COVID-19 affecting your MMA life?

๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ Great approach Daniel ๐Ÿฅ‹๐Ÿฅ‹

How is COVID-19 affecting your MMA life?

Great insight, thanks! Do you thinking that knowing and being...

Welcome Thread - v0

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Why I Fought an 8x World Jiu-Jitsu Player

Another cracker Lanch!

The biggest fight I have is with my weight.

Another cracking article Helen

Bullies, my experience and how martial arts helped.

Amazing story Lanchana ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ

My MMA Story

Yeah great article this Helen. We need more people to share...

How is COVID-19 affecting your MMA life?

Difficult to setup in a very short space of time though rig...

Once upon a time in Brazil. Gracie Combative's

I am so jealous that you have a gracie academy so close ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Starting out in the world of Jui-Jitsu, BJJ or GJJ

Love this, articulates really well the emotions people go t...

Welcome Thread - v0

Which Gracie gym are you training at btw?

Welcome Thread - v0

Happy to have you ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿ˜Ž

Why we founded this community

Thanks Jess, that means a lot. You should give Jujitsu a go!

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