October 21st, 2009

Hello from Sudbury! Hi everyone!  Last Friday my instructor Pat Cooligan brought me and two of my teammates, Matt Hache and Xavier Desrochers, up to Sudbury to teach a seminar for the two affiliate schools that my old friend Steve Joncas owns, Sudbury BJJ, and fellow MMA fighter John Cole owns, Sudbury MMA School. It […]

October 19th, 2009

Before I start, I just wanted to thank you for taking the time to read my article on TopMMANews.com. Hopefully, you will find the weekly articles interesting and entertaining. My start in MMA began in 2002 by covering UCC events for MMA Weekly.  I had obviously seen MMA on TV, but I fell in love […]

October 17th, 2009

Hello everyone!  With the recent W1 Welterweight title fight changed to a non-title fight due to Carlos Newton missing weight by ten pounds, some Top MMA News readers have asked me some questions that I will answer in this column. Q. How do you feel as a fighter when you see someone like Newton show […]

October 16th, 2009

Ever wonder what a matchmaker is thinking?  “Who should fight for GSP’s belt?”, ” How do you quickly replace an injured fighter three days before the event?”, and “How do you react when a guy like Fritz Paul no shows or Carlos Newton shows up 10 pounds heavy?” are some of the many questions I […]

October 13th, 2009

Hi everyone, hope everyone enjoyed W-1 last Saturday night. I did not get to see any of fights except for our OAMA fighters because I was backstage warming up the fighters and taping their hands. I heard it was a great show, but not big on attendance. It was very weird to see so many of […]

October 9th, 2009

Its go time for 3 of my teammates,3 of my brothers Jeff, Xavier and Remi! Last night was the last night of sharpening up their tools. Really light training. Remi was working his gameplan with Hammer on the mats. I was in the ring holding mitts for Xavier and Jeff reviewing the two strategies for […]

October 6th, 2009

Xavier, Remi and Jeff will be fighting this coming Saturday at W-1 in Hull. I am really excited to see all three of them fight. I say 3-0 on that night, 2 subs and 1 KO :) ! All three of them have been training really hard. I have been helping as much as I […]

September 30th, 2009

Hello everyone! Training has been going as usual, really hard ! Now we have some new updates for the W-1 Card – it is going to be Kru Jeff, Xavier, Remi and myself! Four OAMA instructors going in the cage to represent OAMA |Renzo Gracie Jiu Jitsu Ottawa and their students! We have started special training nights with […]

September 28th, 2009

Here is a Mark Holst post from September 4th where Mark details his dunes training at Greg Jackson’s MMA.  A very interesting look at one of the top MMA gyms in the world!  ____________________ From the top; Pat, my manager and instructor, and myself drove down from Ottawa to NYC Wednesday night  to catch our […]

September 25th, 2009

Here is Mark “Boots” Holst’s first column on Top MMA News.  Mark recently cornered Stephane Bernadel during his September 19th victory over Eugenio Carpine at Ringside: Battle for the Belt.  Enjoy! Bernadel Does It Again! Pat, Stephane Bernadel and myself went up to Montreal for the Ringside MMA fights on Thursday afternoon.  After we arrived […]

 Page 13 of 14  « First  ... « 10  11  12  13  14 »