ESPN did a nice little piece regarding the Miletich Fighting System. The video goes inside the gym of Pat Miletich to show profile the fighters and the training of fighters. Very cool 7 minutes video, I’d suggest that you take a look.
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Miletech Fighting Systems, now also located Houston Texas, is hosting a 4 hour seminar with the one and only Dan Henderson. The seminar will be next weekend, Saturday October 13th from 10AM to 3PM and cost $120.00 to get in. An autograph session will be held after the seminar, so if you’re interested, you can sign up via paypal, phone or drop by the new location. More details can be found on the new miletech website.
The Death and Life of Bobby Z is a new movie (2007) about a shady DEA agent who provides an ex-marine convict with a way to get out prison alive – pretend to be a dead drug dealer and play the part. This movie is action packed and includes a ton of references to Mixed Martial Arts – various movies are performed throughout the entire movie and even Chuck Liddell, Tim Sylvia, Pat Miletich, Robbie Lawler are featured in the movie. Here’s a short clip of Chuck Liddell and Sylvia in the opening of the film. Go rent it!
60 Minutes recently featured UFC / MMA on it’s show as being one of the fastest growing sport in the country. 60 Minutes talks about how the UFC has made it’s way from being banned into the sportlight. MMA Fighters Pat Miletich, Matt Hughes and Renzo Gracie were interviewed about the sport and visited in their hometowns. Matt Hughes is visited on the Family Farm in Illinois. Pat Miletich is visited at his school in Ohio. The host Scott Pelley even rolls around with Miletich on the mat!
UFC Head Honcho Dana White is extremely passonated in his interview, when suggested that the UFC is more violent than other sports in the US, Dana White comes back with a strong argument about American football. It is even mentioned that “MMA Fighters are less likely than boxer to get brain injury.” Check out the video and the article:
- …”Where millions are now being drawn to a new kind of fight called “mixed martial arts” or MMA. Not long ago the sport was banned as too vicious for decent society. But mixed martial arts came back swinging” – 60 Minutes
“Mixed Martial Arts: A New Kind Of Fight”