Data From The Dojo: Seven Amazing Judo Facts

Data From The Dojo: Seven Amazing Judo Facts

With origins that can be traced back to Samurai warriors in medieval Japan, Judo was reinvented in the late 1800s to become one of the most popular martial arts in the world. Say My Name A person who practice...
The Benefits Of Martial Arts For Every Age

The Benefits Of Martial Arts For Every Age

Platinum Gym held its first karate championship for children on January 22, organised by Messliah’s Coach Abbas. Martial arts like karate are great to incorporate into one’s workout as the physical and menta...
Have You Met Abdul Mohsen Al Babtain?

Have You Met Abdul Mohsen Al Babtain?

Reshmi Revi talks to Perfect Fit’s January cover star about his love for martial arts, French pastries and going to work in his ‘pyjamas’... At 38-years-old, Abdul Mohsen Al Babtain holds a black belt in Jho...
Guide To Martial Arts & MMA

Guide To Martial Arts & MMA

Want to diversify your training but unsure of what other sport to pick? Read on… If you’re a member of Platinum Gym, you are in luck! The various branches of Platinum run several martial arts classes every w...
Eight Gold Medals For UAE Fighters

Eight Gold Medals For UAE Fighters

UAE bagged an impressive eight gold medals in the second edition of the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam Jiu-jitsu tour in the United States. The athletes also won three silvers and two bronzes, competing against 420 at...
Second Part Of Jiu-Jitsu Open To Be Held At Al Nasr

Second Part Of Jiu-Jitsu Open To Be Held At Al Nasr

Close to 400 athletes from 29 countries will take part in the first Dubai Jiu-Jitsu Open Championships at the Al Nasr Club. The competition will be held from October 9 - 10, and is the second of 13 domestic ...
UAE Fighter Ready For “Mind-Blowing” MMA Debut

UAE Fighter Ready For “Mind-Blowing” MMA Debut

Some of the world’s best mixed martial arts (MMA) have arrived in Abu Dhabi for one of the biggest events in the sport’s calendar, the Abu Dhabi Warriors (ADW) competition. The event will be hosted at the IP...