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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.

F2W 108 – PHILADELPHIA

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F2W 108 Set to Take Philly by Storm on April 12th The latest instalment of Fight 2 Win, F2W 108, features seven title fights and a main event that sees the return of Wolverine. The 36-match F2W 108 event, at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia on Friday April 12th, is looking to be every bit as […]

BUTTERFLY BODY LOCK – 10TH PLANET JIU JITSU

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Butterfly Body Lock by Scott Epstein of 10th Planet The Butterfly Body Lock is the fourth in our series of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu techniques with Scott “Einstein” Epstein. Join Einstein in the 10P Lab for his demonstration of the Butterfly Body Lock. As part of our Videos from the Vault collection, this 13 part […]

THE GUILLO-STEIN – 10TH PLANET JIU JITSU

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The Guillo-stein by Scott Epstein The Guillo-stein is the third in our series of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu techniques with Scott “Einstein” Epstein. Join Scott in the lab and learn his Guillo-stein variant of the guillotine. As part of our Videos from the Vault collection, this 13 part series will focus on 10th Planet Jiu […]

ARM IN GUILLOTINE – 10TH PLANET JIU JITSU

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Arm in Guillotine Variation from 10th Planet This arm in guillotine variation is the second in our series of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu techniques with Scott “Einstein” Epstein. Join Einstein and learn this arm in guillotine variation. Part of our Videos from the Vault collection, this is number 2 in our 13 part 10th Planet […]

F2W 107 – NEW ENGLAND

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F2W 107 hits Massachusetts on Friday April 5th The latest Fight2Win event, F2W 107, in partnership with Revgear, lands in Tyngsboro, MA with a fight card that is sure to entertain. Featuring Black Belt Gi, NOGI and Judo events, F2W 107 will put on a show for grappling fans, whether they are at the Tyngsboro […]

MARCO RUAS: REVGEAR’S FIRST FIGHTER

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When Marco Ruas moved to the USA Paul Reavlin shares one of his stories from the early days of Revgear about Marco Ruas, Revgear’s first sponsored fighter. Revgear has been in the MMA business since the early days of the sport in the USA. In the 1990s, Revgear’s first sponsored fighter was the legendary Marco […]

ELECTRIC SWEEP PASS – 10th PLANET JIU JITSU

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Electric Sweep Pass from the 10th Planet Laboratory The electric sweep pass is the first in our series of 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu techniques with Scott “Einstein” Epstein. Join us in the lab with Einstein to learn the electric sweep pass. As part of our Videos from the Vault collection, this 13 part series will […]

VIDEOS FROM THE VAULT

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Revgear Release Videos from the Vault Over the coming weeks and months, we will be releasing our videos from the vault: footage of incredible coaches and athletes sharing their knowledge of martial arts. Revgear have been in the fight game for a long time. Over the years, we have had the opportunity to work with […]

ANCIENT GREEK WRESTLING

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Ancient Greek Wrestling – Original Grappling While it is not the very oldest civilisation to codify grappling, Ancient Greek wrestling had a powerful influence on all subsequent wrestling in Europe. Known as “Pale” (pal-eh), Ancient Greek wrestling was a cornerstone of the Olympic Games, being one of the earliest sports practiced in the ancient world. […]

FIGHT STORIES: THE STUDENT

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The Student – Dominic Plait Aspiring Nak Muay Dominic Plait operates under the social handle Fat Lad to Fighter and embodies the student of martial arts. Dominic Plait recently fought on Victory Promotions and won his fight. What is remarkable is his journey from 98 kg and chubby, to a 72 kg fighter. Here’s his […]