MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos - View Single Post - first time sparring
View Single Post
post #3 of (permalink) Old 10-05-2009, 07:31 PM
Halfraq9's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Monroe, WA USA
Posts: 314
Originally Posted by xeberus View Post
It really depends, usually I go less than 80% with head gear etc but remember your going to get back what you give. But take it easy when your starting, I've seen a bunch of guys get injured going to hard to fast.

Keep your chin up, you'll get better
I got my ass handed to me a number or times, and still do. Go super light and concentrate on form more than anything else. This is training, not a fight. Reinforce to your partner that you're a total newbie and GO LIGHT. If you throw, so will your partner..
Good luck - Hope this helps,..
Halfraq9 is offline  
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome