by Kevin Kearns
The chaos of combat in the cage or ring IS functional training in its purist form. Since MMA fighting requires athletes to “change on the fly,” they have to be fit and ready to change their game plan on a moment’s notice. Whether you work with athletes or fitness enthusiasts, you can use the fresh ideas in this workout to take your fitness boot camp sessions to the next level by integrating the same moves that ultimate MMA fighters use to keep them ring-ready and cage-fit.
Kevin is the founder of Burn with Kearns Fitness, a provider of personal training and group class leader based certifications and workshops. With a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from UMass Boston, he has over 23 experience in the fitness industry and an extensive background in the martial arts. Kevin has produced 6 conditioning DVDs and contributed to Men’s Fitness and Maxim Magazines. He serves as the strength and conditioning coach for numerous professional MMA fighters. ... read more.