They called it the Tucson Dojo. But, really, it was a high school gym.
Eddie Arizmendi and some friends in Tucson, Ariz., wanted to learn more
about mixed martial arts. With a lack of training facilities that caught
their attention, they looked to each other for practice and whatever
guidance they could find.
"My friends had done some things, so they taught me how to kick," Arizmendi told MMAjunkie.com. "We just kept trying, kept trying, wanting to learn, looking at anything we could fi