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Video: This New Joe Rogan Training Montage Showcases His World-Class Kicking Ability

If you didn’t know already, the UFC’s color-commentator Joe Rogan is an absolute beast whose kicking prowess has seen him gain the plaudits of even the most fervent of his detractors.

Joe Rogan is, of course, a long-standing employee of the UFC, one whose excitable and colourful commentary-style has seen him reach his 20th year with the promotion in 2017. His in-depth knowledge of the martial arts has caused many to point to him as the very best in the business but what a lot of people do not know is that Rogan himself has a long and decorated history within the realms of combat sports.

Rogan holds a black-belt in Taekwondo, a black-belt Brazilian Jiu-jitsu (under Jean-Jacques Machado) as well as another black belt in Eddie Bravo’s own 10th Planet jiu-jitsu. In the past, videos have surfaced of him instructing former UFC champions (Georges St-Pierre & TJ Dillashaw) on some methods he has mastered over the years and in the 1980’s he competed as a kickboxer. In fact, he held the honour of being the Massachusetts full-contact Taekwondo champion for four consecutive years back in his day before retiring from the sport due to a fear of head-trauma.

Recently, a fan-made montage video surfaced which does a fantastic job of showcasing the 49-year-old’s ridiculous kicking technique as well as his unwavering¬†dedication to his physical condition.

The video can be watched in full below.

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Author: Cillian Cunningham

Lead mixed martial arts writer who can be contacted at [email protected]