The nomination stage of the Awakening Awards has begun and you are invited to submit your nominations! More
Queen of the Ring is the first edition of a new all female Muay Thai gala in Europe. This exciting new 17 fight event takes place on Saturday 18th June in Lund, Sweden. Lund is the home for the respected annual event “Battle of Lund”, Scandinavias largest thaiboxing gala, which has always featuring a few female pro fights on the main card. More
The Ultimate Fighter season 23 cast has been confirmed! Both women’s Strawweight and men’s Light Heavyweight tournaments are featured this season. UFC Strawweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (11-0) will coach opposite number one ranked contender Claudia Gadelha (13-1).
A 2-hour premier episode will air on April 20th, with 16 women and 16 men competing for their place in the TUF house. The confirmed female cast members are: More
A review of BookMartialArts.com, a martial arts themed travel website
We were recently contacted by BookMartialArts.com to see if we would be interested in swapping articles to help each other get word out. After checking out their website, within five minutes it was clear to us that what they were doing would be of interest with you guys. No money has changed hands between us, this is just our review of their company in return for their review of Awakening Fighters (which was done in the form of an interview, link below). More
We decided to have a catch up with Jorina Baars, just because it was about time! This lady really doesn’t need an introduction, we all know who she is right!? So we’ll skip that and jump right in!
Awakening: Hey Jorina, thanks so much for joining us again, how are you!? More
Earlier today in Houston, TX at the Bellator 149: Shamrock vs Gracie press conference, Scott Coker the promotions President announced the launch of “Bellator Kickboxing”. The first event will be a co-promoted show with Oktagon Kickboxing, one of Europe’s largest and most respected promotions. If you’re lucky enough to live in or near Torino, Italy make sure you mark off April 16th on your calendar and head over to the Pala Alpitour! More