You may be wondering how you are going to do MMA training outdoors since you often use a mat.
Well, you are in a for a pleasant surprise. You have options.
You’ve likely seen the video of fighters in Brazil training in the surf on famous beaches in Rio. There’s nothing like trying to do a takedown in 2 feet of water. Of course, you need to be careful, and everyone needs to be respectful to stay safe.
The Israeli Army (IDF) trains in Krav Maga. Because of the nature of their martial arts training, they often train on the beach, in the desert, in the water and even urban environments to better prepare them for any scenario.
We’re sure you are familiar with other examples.
Here are some simple examples of how you can train outdoors a couple times a month to overcome any chance of boredom in the gym: