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Tom Billinge

Tom is the Editor of Revgear Sports. He has been training in Muay Thai gyms around the world for around 15 years and is a qualified Muay Thai instructor. He has lived in Asia, Europe and the Americas. Tom is a native of England, but based in the USA. When he's not kicking or holding the pads, Tom is either deep into writing an article, exploring the world or connecting with fellow martial artists. Tom is currently beginning his Jiu Jitsu journey in the Kore gi and 10th Planet no gi systems, as well as working to reconstruct the techniques of traditional British bareknuckle pugilism.

S4 SPARRING GLOVE WITH ARNOLD ALLEN

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UFC Fighter Arnold Allen reviews the S4 Sparring Glove Revgear’s top-of-the-line lace-up S4 Sparring Glove has been a huge hit with professional fighters and serious amateurs alike. The S4 Sparring Glove is an impressive addition to a fighter’s kit bag. Here, UFC fighter Arnold Allen shares his thoughts on the glove with Alex Wright and […]

GOLDEN ERA GREATS: SAMART PAYAKAROON

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Samart Payakaroon: The Muhammed Ali of Muay Thai The name Samart Payakaroon is heard spoken with reverence whenever the subject of who is “the greatest” comes up. While the King of Thailand awarded Apidej Sit-Hirun the title of “Fighter of the Century”, he competed in the 1960s, a couple of decades before the Golden Era. Samart […]

COUNTER PUNCH COMBO WITH EDDIE CHA

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Drill this Counter Punch Combo to Level Up Your Striking Game Eddie Cha of The MMA LAB in Glendale, Arizona shows us an awesome counter punch combo that he uses with his top level athletes. If you are into MMA, then the chances are, Eddie Cha needs no introduction. Known for his All in MMA style, […]

ZACH MAKOVSKY BACK FROM ACL HELL

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Zach Makovsky: Rehabbing an ACL tear ACB flyweight and former Bellator Bantamweight World Title holder and UFC veteran, Zach Makovsky, tore his ACL at the end of 2017, here’s his recovery story. The moment it happened, Zach Makovsky knew that something serious had happened. In years gone by, an ACL tear was a career-ending injury, […]

TITAN: MMA FIGHT FAMILY

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Meet the family at Titan Fighter Enter the word of Titan Fighter, an elite MMA gym known across the globe for producing some of the best fighters in the business. Meet the trainers, fighters and promoters who make it Europe’s top MMA wrestling gym.  Familiar faces like Brad “One Punch” Pickett and Titan owner Mickey Papas guide […]

THE BOXER: JOE LAWS

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Meet Joe Laws: upcoming boxer with a hunger for greatness. Joe Laws embodies British boxing. Known as the “Benwell Bomber”, the 24 year old is walking a path set out by countless fighters before him. Fighting in the super welterweight division, Joe has made an impact on the scene with 3 KOs from 3 fights. […]

KICK CATCH SWEEP BY MO ABDURAHMAN

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Kick Catch Sweep with Mo Abdurahman Mighty Mo Abdurahman walks us through his kick catch sweep – simple and effective it scores highly in the ring. Mo Abdurahman is a top-flight Nak Muay and the golden boy of UK Muay Thai. He fights out of Lookborai/Exile Gym in Southampton and was a professional cricketer before calling it […]

FIGHT STORIES: THE VETERAN – ANDY THRASHER

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The Veteran Andy Thrasher Andy Thrasher knows the Muay Thai game better than most.  Aged 42, he still fights, but focusses his energy on the next generation of fighters. Andy is the owner and head coach of The Dog Pit Muay Thai in Bury, England.  He trained at GFC in Manchester and Jittigym in Bangkok.  The two-time […]

GOLDEN ERA GREATS: NAMSAKNOI

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The Emperor Namsaknoi Namsaknoi Yudthagarngamtorn reigned supreme as “The Emperor” at the tail end of the Golden Era and beyond. The master technician made very little money with his career fighting for Por Pramuk, as he was exploited by the money-hungry.He never had the international recognition that his stablemate Buakaw had, but things could have […]

FIGHT FAMILY – EXCLUSIVE

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Fight Family mini-documentary exclusive to Revgear Sports this November The new Revgear exclusive mini-documentary Fight Family takes you to the UK’s top MMA gym, Titan Fighter in London.  On November 9th, step through the doors of Titan Fighter and meet the trainers, fighters and promoters who make it Europe’s top MMA wrestling gym.  Familiar faces like […]