Principles of Power

Principles of Power covers in depth the physics behind the strikes that the worlds hardest hitting fighters use to knock out and dominate their opponents, along with practical ways to incorporate these principles into your own striking arsenal. 

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In this book you’ll find:

  • 100s of illustrations.
  • How to build your own strikes in a systematic way, from setup to follow through.
  • How to use defense and footwork to increase the power of your offense.
  • The best ways to shift weight and create momentum for any strike, for linear and curved strikes.
  • How to structure and align your body to transfer the most weight possible into your strike.
  • Practical examples of how to use these concepts in combinations, using one strike to load power into the next.

Written by David Christian, Author of the #1 Amazon Best Seller in Martial Arts, Footwork Wins Fights. All 3 of David’s books are rated over 4.5 starts after several hundred reviews each. David’s work as the Modern Martial Artist has been praised and shared by champions in boxing, kickboxing and MMA.


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In Boxing

His work has been showcased by boxing legend Larry Holmes on his sports show.

George Foreman appreciated The Modern Martial Artist’s video on his bout with Frazier so much that he encouraged his own brother Roy Foreman to start a podcast with David.

Julio Cesar Chavez encouraged The Modern Martial Artist to make a video on his tactics and then publicly praised it.

Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua shared a video of him watching one of The Modern Martial Artist’s breakdowns.

Joe Frazier’s family reached out to express their appreciation, as did the great Archie Moore’s daughter.

The legendary Ricardo Lopez shared The Modern Martial Artist’s video of him on his own FB page.

Great Heavyweight Champion Riddick Bowe praised David’s video on him and made a guest appearance in a fight breakdown.

The Drunken Master Emanuel Augustus made an entire video thanking David for showcasing his style.

In MMA, Kickboxing & Muay Thai

David’s video on Lomachenko’s footwork was shared by UFC Champion Dominick Cruz to illustrate a technique to the students who bought his footwork course.

Muay Thai Golden Age Champions Dieselnoi, The Sky Pearcing Knee, and Yodkhunpon, The Elbow Hunter of 100 Stitches, trusted The Modern Martial Artist to break down their style and teachings. Footage rights to their lessons were granted by the Muay Thai Library.

7 Time Kickboxing Champion Gabriel Varga has collaborated with David several times to make instructional content, and was even nice enough to spar him and not knock him out cold.

Kickboxing Champion Gokhan Saki’s team shared David’s breakdown on his style and tactics.

Veteran UFC fighter Chris The Crippler Leben reached out to tell David his work was incredible and that he had learned a lot from his videos.

Luke Thomas, respected MMA analyst working for CBS Sports, has recommended David’s channel to his own followers several times.

Take your striking to the next level by understanding the principles behind power generation.

Please enjoy and happy training!


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