FitnessVT's George Lockhart talks Mike Dolce and MMA nutrition, Dolce responds. When people talk about fighters cutting weight, the name that tends to come up is Mike Dolce, but behind the scenes the mastermind behind some of the most successful weight class transitions in the UFC is George Lockhart. Lockhart spent years with the USMC as the premier combat conditioning specialist for the Marines. After 10 years of coming up with the best ways to keep marines suitably fuelled for operations, reco read news >>
George Lockhart explains some misconceptions and myths about weight cutting in MMA, and gives insight on the important considerations for an MMA fighter's nutrition and weight cutting needs. This is part two of the interview Steph Daniels and I conducted with George Lockhart. Here he delves into a little more detail about the science of nutrition and weight cutting, where people go wrong and more. While it has been kept reasonably simple to allow the maximum amount of people to understand, some read news >>
Popular nutrition and conditioning coach, Mike Dolce discusses 'bro-science', the business offer he says George Lockhart made him, optimal body fat percentages for fighters, Cris Cyborg and impending fatherhood. When you say the words diet or nutrition in relation to this sport and its athletes, one name springs to mind before any other, and that's Mike Dolce. As a professional, he's seen both sides of the coin, fighter and coach, and has seen wild success for his efforts as the latter. Working read news >>
Part one of a two part piece on the science of nutrition and weight cutting for fighters with FitnessVT's George Lockhart. When people talk about fighters cutting weight, the name that tends to come up is Mike Dolce, but behind the scenes the mastermind behind some of the most successful weight class transitions in the UFC is George Lockhart. Lockhart spent years with the USMC as the premier combat conditioning specialist for the marines. After 10 years of coming up with the best ways to keep ma read news >>
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BJ "The Prodigy" Penn will not be calling up Mike Dolce for nutrition advice anytime soon. And even if he did, according to Penn, Dolce probably wouldn't answer his call. In a recent interview with BJPenn.com, The Prodigy opened up, detailing his issues with the creator of The Dolce Diet. "I figured that paying this guy $1,000 a day, I could just focus on the fight, and Dolce would focus on the food and weight cut," Penn said. "But I guess that was my job to focus on the food, and my weight, and read news >>
- 4 months ago
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Diet and nutrition guru, Mike Dolce has finally given his accounting of working with B.J. Penn and why he felt B.J. might have performed so poorly against Frankie Edgar. Shortly after B.J. Penn's last fight, he informed the media that he would "never hire Mike Dolce for anything again." Dolce had been hired by the Prodigy to assist him in his first cut down to 145 in preparation for his fight with Frankie Edgar (fight took place 7/6/2014), and leading up to the fight, all seemed to be running sm read news >>
While you might think that the first-time UFC octagon jitters, an 11-fight winning streak or a first-ever MMA trip to the U.S. would be Valmir Lazaro’s primary concern, it’s actually much simpler than that.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
- 6 months ago
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Nutrition guru Mike Dolce believes Daniel Cormier has more pounds to give if he wants to reinvent himself once again. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC read news >>
- 6 months ago
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Because as the nutrition expert put it, fighters like Kelvin Gastelum are paying 20 percent to someone just to answer a phone call from Joe Silva, instead of paying the proper coaching staff which actually helps them prepare to win a fight. Kelvin Gastelum failed to make weight in his third trip to welterweight this past weekend (Sat., June 28, 2014) prior to his fight against Nicholas Musoke at UFC Fight Night 44 in San Antonio, Texas. A blunder that cost The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) season 17 wi read news >>
The UFC will soon release its first at-home fitness and nutrition program, the Mike Dolce-designed UFC FIT regimen. "What I do is about health, and it's about happiness," Dolce told MMAjunkie.com. "It's about goal-setting and achieving." read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Today at 10 a.m. local time, Chael Sonnen weighed 195 pounds. Yesterday, he was 10 pounds heavier, and 20 pounds from the on-the-dot 185 he needs to be to fight champ Anderson Silva at UFC 148.
The middleweight title challenger looked a little nervous when he reported that figure during interviews on Thursday, one day before the event's official weigh-ins.
But the man who got him there wasn't, and he said today's number is exactly what it's supposed to be.
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- 3 years ago
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MMAjunkie.com Radio today welcomes in studio MMA legend and UFC 139 winner Wanderlei Silva.
Additionally, noted nutrition expert Mike Dolce stops by the studio to update us on the latest happenings with his clients and take listener calls.
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- 3 years ago
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Matt Mitrione believes nutrition has been the missing piece to the puzzle in his fight career, so to remedy that he's added famed guru Mike Dolce to his camp for UFC 137. Read More >> read news >>
- 6 years ago
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Bio-Engineered Supplements & Nutrition Inc. (BSN), the world leader in cutting-edge sports nutrition products and makers of N.O.-XPLODE™, the #1 selling extreme pre-training energy and performance igniter, is proud to announce a multi-year partnership agreement with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the premier Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization in the world today. read news >>