Pankration is an ancient sport and a martial art introduced in the Greek Olympic games in 648 BC. Many historians believe that although pankration was not one of the first Olympic sports, it was likely one of the most popular. Some also argue it to be the first all-encompassing fighting system in human history. This […]

Secrets of Pankration

In this three-volume set, Jim Arvanitis, the father of Modern Pankration, teaches you pankration’s brutal stand-up fighting skills, then moves to its punishing locks and ground skills, and finally shows you how to combine them into a formidable mixed martial art. Volume 1 takes you through pankration’s devastating ano, or standing, arsenal of punches, kicks, […]