Training for Warriors : The Ultimate Mixed Martial Arts Workout
World champion fitness instructor Martin Rooney leaves nothing to chance on how to train and how to win. This book is essential for all fighters but also can help any athlete or coach that is looking for an advantage on learning how athletes train. Loaded with full colour photos and detailed explanations, "Training for "Warriors reveals the secrets of warming up, weight training, endurance training, mental training, nutrition, weight cutting, and strategy development that the top combat athletes in the world use to win IFL, Pride Fighting, UFC, UCC, and ADCC championships. If you are a grappler, wrestler, MMA fighter, boxer, judoka, or just a fan of combat sports, you too can begin training to be a warrior. The book will have the official endorsement of "Gracie Magazine", the premier source of mixed martial arts and Ultimate Fighting.
- Paperback | 320 pages
- 216 x 276 x 17mm | 1,025g
- 08 Jul 2011
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- William Morrow Paperbacks
- New York, United States
- 733 full-color photos
"If you want what other warriors don't have, you need to do what other warriors don't do. I want victories and that''s why I follow this program." Ricardo Almeida, UFC, Pride FC veteran and Middleweight King of Pancrase
"If you want what other warriors don't have, you need to do what other warriors don't do. I want victories and that"s why I follow this program." -- Ricardo Almeida, UFC, Pride FC veteran and Middleweight King of Pancrase "This training is intense-and it gives me the strength, speed, and endurance I need to take on and defeat the world." -- Roger Gracie, 2005 ADCC Absolute and 2007 BJJ World Absolute Champion "If you're tired of being the nail, let Martin Rooney turn you into the hammer!" -- Renzo Gracie, ADCC and Pride Fighting Champion "Rooney gets the most out of MMA fighters. He doesn't stop at physical conditioning. What separates him from other top-flight trainers is his strict emphasis on being mentally prepared." -- Frank McNeil, ESPN.com "You have it all in the book. As someone who has seen the benefit of innovative, functional, and sport specific exercises, I think Martin Rooney is giving people a tremendous advantage in their MMA training with this book." -- Kenny "Kenflo" Florian, UFC Fighter and BJJ black belt "A fantastic book! The approach of associating MMA techniques with the exercises that will help improve them is something people will not have seen before." -- Kid Peligro, Acclaimed martial arts author and BJJ black belt
About Martin Rooney
Internationally recognized fitness and martial arts expert Martin Rooney is the creator of the Training for Warriors System and the COO of the Parisi Speed School. More than 500,000 athletes have taken part in his programs, and he has prepared hundreds of athletes for the UFC, NFL, NBA, MLB, WNBA, Major Division I colleges, and the Olympics.