By Frank Dux;
Despite its name, ‘Mixed Martial Arts’ is not, technically speaking, a martial art.
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is a professional sport.
It is a business and its athletes are paid to compete. Not that that is a bad thing.
Today there are some who accuse the MMA of corrupting and exploiting traditional Martial Arts without giving them credit.
The perception the MMA publicity machine projects is that “Today’s modern age MMA training is superior to traditional Martial Arts in terms of preparedness in dealing with street crime. All you have to do is just look and compare the physique of an MMA teacher versus the…