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Amateur MMA & Muay Thai fighter Rebecca Moore is juggling training for a Muay Thai tournament in Iowa while studying pre-med at Columbia University in NY. Talk about a full plate! She suffered for years from severe neck pain and was medicated for ADHD. She turned to fight training to help her focus under pressure  [ Read More ]

No Boundary Fight‘s Last Woman Standing Tournament was off the hook delivering fierce performances  in the semi final rounds between all four participants. Elizabeth Silveira defeated Mary Brulatour and Maria Kritikos defeated Emily Kelly in the semi final bouts.  The final’s between Silveira and Kritikos went all three rounds, packed with hard hitting action. Maria  [ Read More ]

The “Last Woman Standing Tournament” is the first of its kind here in New England thanks to No Boundary Fight. The tournament contenders include champion fighter Maria Kritikos (7-0), Elizabeth Silveira (12-7)  Mary Brulatour (12-9-1) and Emily Kelly (3-2) The Tournament will take place at Melrose Memorial Hall on Oct 20th. Our latest episode of  [ Read More ]

Amateur Muay Thai fighter Emily Kelly joins the Evolve WMMA Podcast after her spectacular 1st round knockout at No Boundary Fights last month. She shares her experience & excitement of Muay Thai training then taking it to the ring with the recent popularity of kickboxing events in New England. Emily Kelly trains at the renowned  [ Read More ]

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When I first started training my students at Evolve Bootcamp, they came to know and repeat the phrase “Show No Weakness”. They would say it to each other to encourage their team mates during grueling workouts. However, they did not know the story behind the phrase nor did they know why I would tell them  [ Read More ]

  Shelley sits down with MMA fighter Rachel Reinheimer and they discuss their introductions to WMMA and their history together in the sport.       Watch the Podcast: Part 1: Rachel and Shelley have a little pre podcast chat about Shelley’s bucket list and then get into their history in WMMA together including: broken  [ Read More ]

Grappler verse striker match up in this straw weight 115 lb title fight at Cage Titans XXV. Sarah Click and Devon Estes are both coming off  winning steaks so this should make for a epic battle. Estes has submitted her last two opponents while Click has won 4 of her 5 fights ending  two with  [ Read More ]

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Toe 2 Toe Fight II presented their first female fight May 9th at the Portland Expo in Maine. Rachel Reinheimer (Sityodtong) made her amateur debut  going toe 2 toe against Hillary Cooledge who fights independently.         Cooledge got into MMA 2 years ago after being inspired by none other than Rowdy Ronda  [ Read More ]

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I’ve had the honor & privilege to train alongside and watch  Sityodtong fighter Rachel Reinheimer from the time she began training in mixed martial arts. She came to SYT back in 2009 after watching the Ultimate Fighter Show. She had a dream to become a MMA fighter and thought what better place to start. Rachel  [ Read More ]

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  It only took Jeannette “SweetNutz” Pomales 53 seconds into the first round of her Amateur debut to knock out opponent Kerri Kennison! Pomales landed a vicious right hand to the eye sending Kennison staggering to the ground! Pomales  starts her MMA career 1-0 with a win !         Check out Jeannette’s knock  [ Read More ]

Categories: Amateur Fights