Here is another example of other sports coming to Mixed Martial Arts for the best training of any sport. I truly think MMA is the ultimate training sport in which you must train your entire body because if there is one weak link in the chain it will be exposed inside the ring or octagon. So, here is a football player training in MMA to help them with the speed, power, and stamina in Football.
Spidle didn’t need a lot of presuasion to get him into the MMA gym since he had heard of several NFL players training in MMA as well as his 22-yeard-old brother William is an amateur MMA fighter who is 4-0 in bouts.
Even in the ranks of highschool football players are turning to MMA in order to improve their abilities on the gridiron. Walt Spidle, a 5-foot-10, 170-pound starting center for the West Brook football team used MMA training during the off-season increase his ability on the field.
“I wanted to try it out, and it helped a lot. That’s for sure. It helps with your hand movement and your footwork.” says Spidle
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