Archive for September, 2009

MASTERS OF THE MAT

Monday, September 28th, 2009

The MMA Clinic does Brighton. Sunday September 20th 2009.

It’s early, it’s Sunday and by rights everyone should still be bundled in bed. But this is no ordinary Sunday, it’s the day when months of training are put to the test as six of the MMA Clinic’s best, head down to Brighton for their first competitive tournament as a squad.

Two black Clinic Mercedes People Carriers and the trusty jeep wrapped in (more…)

KICKING ASS

Monday, September 28th, 2009

Meet Adam Willoughby –Clinic boxing and muay thai coach.

AdamAdam is hard-core.  Well he would have to be hanging out with Ben Woods.  First impressions are of a shy, young guy but then I find out that he’s had 15 competitive muay thai fights – a couple for UK titles and 6 fights in Thailand, in some of their biggest stadiums as well as on Thai TV.

So it is fitting that Adam is one of the new batch of coaches imparting his expertise in the (more…)

Thursday September 17th at the Vauxhall Collosseum.

Monday, September 28th, 2009

DSC_0126It was the fourth Contender night and there were two things on our minds – pulling and punching. As I’m not one for gossip, I’m not sure how successful the pulling was but take it from me the punching was perfection.

I had a hunch the Contenders were inspired by London Fashion Week, as the Contenders cut a sartorial swag strutting into the Ring like supermodels taking to the catwalk. Dave Gaunt (more…)

The Boxing Clinic in the Press