In the athletic wear world the Under Armour brand has almost become synonymous with training gear. Kind of like how Tupperware can stand in for just about any plastic food container, how Colgate is shorthand for just about any toothpaste (for Pinoys, at least), or any tissue is a Kleenex. It’s a testament to the subliminal skill and power of their marketing push.

Their “Earn Your Armour” tagline has certainly inspired many a couch potato to get to the gym, go on a run, or try out that free martial arts class. Read the rest of this entry »


Thanks helper monkeys and thanks, constant readers! The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 5,100 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 4 trips to carry that many people.

Click here to see the complete report.

Looks like a great card, though!

Despite the loss of Filipino fighters Rocky Batolbatol and Cary Bullos. Congrats to IGOR SVIRID for capturing the middleweight belt IN THE FIRST ROUND.


There goes that BJJ black belt.

Read the rest of this entry »


September 5, 2014

Brought to you by the good peeps of Read the rest of this entry »

Brandon Vera is out of the UFC and has signed to ONE FC. How now, Ochopuss? 


Read the rest of this entry »

Tomorrow we go into the void. The partner book to “Report from the Abyss” has finally arrived for the completion of my twins. With titles from fellow Visprint authors Eliza Victoria, Dean Alfar, and Paolo Chikiamco.

Read the rest of this entry »


May 22, 2014

Ya know what was a good kaiju movie? Pacific Rim! Read the rest of this entry »