Talking MMA:: What a Teen Reporter Learned from the World's Top Mixed Martial Artists
Talking MMA features interviews and information from over 40 mixed martial artists including: Randy Couture, Matt Hughes, Urijah Faber, Frank Mir, Carlos Condit, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, Shane Carwin, Tito Ortiz, Jose Aldo, Jake Shields, Robbie Lawler, Tyron Woodley, Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson, Miesha Tate, Cat Zingano, Bas Rutten and others.
Talking MMA shares the history of mixed martial arts, moves and techniques used, a behind the scenes look at this fast growing sport, and advice from the athletes - including following your dreams, hard work, and anti-bullying.
Readers will learn that there is way more to these great athletes than just being tough combatants. They are friendly, intelligent, philosophical, and spiritual.
The book was written by Matthew Pearlman, a 15 year old author and reporter from St. Louis, MO. He is the founder of TeensOnSports.com. Matthew has conducted over 700 athlete interviews and has been a credentialed media person at several major sporting events.
A portion of the book proceeds will benefit anti-bullying charities.
- First Edition
- 6x9, Paperback - Perfect Laminate Gloss, white, b&w interior, 256 pages