The Fighter Diaries: Part 2 – Midway point

The Fighter Diaries is a ten part, personal account of the fighting experience from the moment of accepting a fight, through training camp, right up until the fight itself. No other individuals apart from my trainer and I have been named.

It’s been several weeks since I accepted the fight and I’m now halfway through training camp. Things are going steady.

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Managing your female cycle for training and fighting

Okay, so this is a slightly sensitive topic to cover but I feel it’s important.

The number one question I get asked from other upcoming female fighters is: “What do you do when you get your…you know”. The “you know” is an obvious reference to one’s period.

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