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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.

SHANA DOBSON – HERE COMES THE DANGER

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Shana Dobson is Ready to Take on the UFC Flyweight Division We catch up with UFC Flyweight Shana Dobson as she prepares for her fight against Sabina Mazo on the Cormier vs Miocic headlined UFC 241 card on Saturday August 17th in Anaheim, CA. How did you get started in MMA? I grew up in […]

50/50 TO THE BACK

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Get from 50/50 to the Back with Josh Chavez F2W BJJ athlete Josh Chavez shows us how he likes to go from 50/50 to the back Josh Chavez of Lake County BJJ in Mundelein, IL is a Fight 2 Win veteran and regularly competes at a high level. Here, he shares how he likes to […]

SWIM MOVE – 10TH PLANET JIU JITSU

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Swim Move with Pat Campagnola Head coach of 10th Planet Springfield, MA, Pat Campagnola, shows us the swim move, a way to regain arm bar position after your opponent stacks you. 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu burst onto the scene in 2003, changing the face of grappling in the USA. The no gi system founded by […]

MATT SAYLES – FIGHT TO THE TOP

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Matt Sayles is Reaching for Greatness Matt Sayles shares his journey to the UFC’s competitive Featherweight division and his plans to go all the way. We caught up with new UFC Featherweight Matt Sayles and find out more about the exciting young prospect. How did you get started in the fight game? When I was […]

FIGHTING TALLER OPPONENTS

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Muay Thai – Fighting Taller Opponents Victor Saravia of Muay Thai America Gym gives us his top tips for fighting taller opponents Victor “Dynamite” Saravia is one of the top Muay Thai fighters in the USA today. As a shorter fighter, Victor often ends up fighting taller opponents. To deal with them, you need to […]

ROCKAWAY – 10TH PLANET JIU JITSU

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Rockaway with Pat Campagnola Pat Campagnola, head coach of 10th Planet Springfield, MA, shows us the rockaway, a highly effective blood choke technique. 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu burst onto the scene in 2003, changing the face of grappling in the USA. The no gi system founded by Eddie Bravo has now spread across the world […]

KOREAN ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE

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The Korean Zombie is ready to rise once again Chan Sung Jung, better known to fight fans as The Korean Zombie, is preparing for battle against a tough opponent on UFC Fight Night 154. On June 22nd, The Korean Zombie will be stepping into the octagon in Greenville, NC to take on Renato Moicano, who […]

LION FIGHT 56

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Lion Fight 56 Delivered Non-Stop Action Lion Fight 56 at Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut stayed true to form of the Lion Fight promotion and delivered an action-packed evening of exciting full Muay Thai rules bouts. After some superb amateur preliminaries, the professional Lion Fight 56 action kicked off with a middleweight pro prelim bout between […]

JAB TO THE BODY WITH MATT SAYLES

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Matt Sayles’ Signature Jab to the Body UFC Featherweight and striker extraordinaire Matt Sayles shares a technique that starts off with the jab to the body, which he used to great effect in his fight against Kyle Nelson. Matt Sayles won his spot on the UFC and intends to stay there. With performances like his […]

ESCAPE THE TIE

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How to Escape the Tie with Pete Shoemaker We join Pete Shoemaker, head instructor at Precision Jiu Jitsu Spring Mount and Fight 2 Win athlete, as he demonstrates three ways of using shrugs to escape the tie. It is critical to escape the tie in order to begin your attacks against your opponent. These three […]