Pistol Squats – now what?

Progressive overload is crucial for eliciting anatomical and physical responses to training. This progression does not always need to be implemented by increasing intensity, other variables such as workout volume, range of motion, time under tension or base of support (and hence, challenges to stability) can be manipulated instead. Much thought has been given to … Pistol Squats – now what? weiterlesen


Schon immer hatte ich ein Interesse an Kampfsport und Kämpfen lernen. Mit neun Jahren habe ich angefangen, Shinergy zu trainieren und es bis ich 14 als Hobby und Ausgleichssport betrieben. Mit 14 habe ich beschlossen Shinergy leistungssportmäßig auszuüben. Mein erstes Turnier kämpfte ich in Opole, Polen bei einem Open-Taekwondo-Turnier. Die ersten Erfolge hatte ich bei … Valentin weiterlesen

Flowing Arts & Hammers MMA Newcomer Challenge Feb 2019

On Saturday, February 23rd I competed in the I. Flowing Arts &Hammers MMA Newcomer Challenge in Corinthia. My fight was scheduled for three, three minute rounds under Aggrelin rules. In this post, I will shortly outline my preparation - which was quite different from what I usually do - and elaborate on the rationale behind it. First, … Flowing Arts & Hammers MMA Newcomer Challenge Feb 2019 weiterlesen

ADCC Austria 2018

Had three fights at the ADCC Austria. The first I won via points, the second via straight ankle lock. Unfortunately, I lost the finals and had to tap to an RNC. Some you win, some you lose. Looking forward to fighting again. So long, Don't get hurt