Blue Corner

MMA’s week out of the cage: Fighters flood Instagram with fist photos

Social media has become a significant part of the sporting landscape. But few, if any, professional sports match the level of interaction and personal access provided by MMA. In an individual competition in which nearly every athlete is chasing the same goal of financial success and championship glory, it’s...

Jon Anik had the cojones to leave Daniel Cormier off his top-five GOAT list in front of DC himself

nt" Undefeated champion Khabib Nurmagomedov announced his retirement from MMA on Saturday after pushing his record to 29-0 when he submitted Justin Gaethje in the second round of their lightweight title fight at UFC 254. Nurmagomedov’s surprise announcement got folks reflecting on his legacy, with his 13-0 UFC mark...

Don’t say we didn’t warn you: TKO by ‘Reservoir Dogs’-style ear detachment

There’s a chance Ary Farias might celebrate his win over Johnny Campbell by playing “Stuck in the Middle With You.” (Look – if you get it, you get it. If you don’t, brush up on your “Reservoir Dogs” history.) Farias (10-2) picked up a TKO win over Campbell (20-13) on...

Now is a good time to celebrate the wonderful friendship between Khabib and DC

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has called American Kickboxing Academy in San Jose, Calif., his training home when he’s in the U.S. for a while now, and through the years he’s developed a wonderful friendship with teammate and former UFC champ-champ Daniel Cormier. That’s evident when the cameras are...

UFC on ESPN+ 38 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums, and social-media platforms. Fighters interact with fans, each other and many more through the likes of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, which helps outsiders get a...

Bellator 249 reactions: Winning and losing fighters on social media

Since the early days when the sport was anything but a mainstream endeavor, the MMA industry has thrived and survived through various websites, forums and, perhaps most importantly, social-media platforms. Fighters interact with fans, each other and many more through the likes of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, which helps...

Fight Game on the ‘Gram: Gillian Robertson’s best posts before UFC on ESPN+ 38

Social media is part of life in the fight game for most fighters. Many of them turn to Instagram to keep their fans and followers informed and entertained since (for now) its reputation is less vitriolic than some of its contemporaries. Ahead of her fight against Poliana Botelho (8-2...

Fight Game on the ‘Gram: Poliana Botelho’s best posts before UFC on ESPN+ 38

Social media is part of life in the fight game for most fighters. Many of them turn to Instagram to keep their fans and followers informed and entertained since (for now) its reputation is less vitriolic than some of its contemporaries. Ahead of her fight against Gillian Robertson (8-4...

come and try a ludus mma class free!

We want to make sure that Ludus MMA is the right fit for you before asking you to commit to a membership.
That’s why we’d like to offer you a FREE ONE-DAY PASS to our gym.

With your FREE PASS, you can:

  • Try as many classes as you’d like,
  • Explore the facility
  • Talk to our coaches one-on-one about what you can expect as a member

© Copyright 2020 - Ludus Martial Arts - 730 Beach Blvd, Unit 105, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250.

(904) 374-4186 / ludusmartialarts@gmail.com