Archive for the ‘peaking’ Category

Ultimate MMA Conditioning [Videos Inside]

Thursday, April 1st, 2010

In addition to serving as the U.S. National Sambo Team coach and a top-level referee, I've had the honor of competing in multi-sport national and international championships for the US Team. As the first American to study behind the Iron Curtain with the USSR’s national and Olympic ...

TACFIT Groundfighter 1D Workout Video

Monday, January 4th, 2010

TACFIT Groundfighter 1D Workout Video http://www.TACFIT.tv For Time, 6 Rounds (30sec recovery between sets): 20sec (right) Kneeling Kettlebell "Sambo" Swing (32kgs regulation kettlebell) 20sec (right) Medball Kneeling Lunge (14lbs Dynamax medicine ball) 20sec (right) Medball Dragon Squat (14lbs ...

Fitness vs. Tactical Conditioning?

Saturday, January 2nd, 2010

One of our CST nation asked a great question which deserves repeating. "Hi. I've been watching with interest Coach Sonnon's TACFIT Groundfighter workout videos recently. Clearly they are an excellent resource, whether for follow-on by the gifted or adapted for mere mortals such as myself. However, I was wondering whether it ...

TACFIT Kickboxer 1D Workout Video

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

TACFIT Kickboxer 1D Workout Video Special thanks to CST Head Coach Mike Locke! http://www.TACFIT.tv For Time, Compete 6 Rounds Non-Stop: 30sec Double Clubbell Swings (70lbs) 30sec Two-Handed Kettlebell "Sambo" Swing (32kgs) 30sec Plyometric Hurdle Triple Jump ...

TACFIT Fighter Hybrid Circuit 1B Workout Video

Monday, December 28th, 2009

TACFIT Fighter 1B Hybrid Circuit Workout Video http://www.TACFIT.tv For Time, 7 Rounds (no rest between exercises!): 20secR/20secL Drop-Step Clubbell Twists 20sec Airborne Jump Squats 20secR/20secL One Leg Diagonal Medball Slams 20sec Bridge Rope Cross-Pullups 20sec L-Seat Dips 20sec Knee-on-Belly Kettlebell Rows 20secR/20secL ...

TACFIT Fighter Hybrid Circuit 1A Workout Video

Thursday, December 24th, 2009

TACFIT Fighter 1A Hybrid Circuit Workout Video http://www.TACFIT.tv For Time, 5 Rounds (no rest between exercises!): 20sec right leg / 20sec left leg Bulgarian Split Squat - Airborne variation (185lbs barbell at a bodyweight of 185lbs) 20sec ...

The euphoria of exercise

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

Now, I know what you're thinking. And you're probably not far from the truth. When we're talking about states of euphoria, the sexual orgasm lights up the brain's neural circuitry like a Christmas tree. The only endogenous (deriving from inside the body) phenomenon close to the sexual orgasm are the ...

Scott Sonnon’s Ultimate Conditioning DVD Series

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

Scott Sonnon's Ultimate Conditioning DVD Series Coming to Crush Weakness in Muscles Near You! From the Desk of Raymond Horwitz, Black Belt Magazine: Scott Sonnon DVD Series Explores World of Ultimate Conditioning "Coming soon from Black Belt Magazine Video are three new martial arts conditioning DVDs from fitness expert Scott Sonnon that will take viewers ...

TACFIT Kickboxer 1B Workout Video

Friday, December 4th, 2009

TACFIT Kickboxer 1B Workout Video Special thanks to CST Head Coach Mike Locke! http://www.TACFIT.tv For Time, Compete 6 Rounds Non-Stop:: 20 Double Clubbell Swings (90lbs) 10/10 Bulgarian Split Squat - Airborne variation 3 Laps Plyo-Box Jumps (16, ...

Peaking for Martial Arts: My Return to the Mat Representing USA!

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

How should you peak your conditioning for a martial arts competition? How does your practice change? How hard or light should you spar? I'll share with you my answers... and over the next 10 months, my schedule of programs, as I step back onto the mat for the honor of ...