Kung Fu’s Role in MMA

Written by Nick Blanchard. If you want to read more from him, head on over to themmaguru.com.  Kung Fu is one of the world’s oldest martial arts, but that doesn’t mean you won’t see it in today’s highest level MMA competitions. From Roy Nelson to Anderson Silva, some of the UFC’s biggest stars over the years have employed Kung Fu as part of their overall fighting strategy.   One reason Kung Fu has been so influential in the world of MMA is that it’s such an effective martial art in a...

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The Story Behind Our Alternative Down

Plastic. One of the biggest polluters in the world’s oceans. It’s an almost unavoidable material at this point.  In 2012, over three million pieces of plastic were found by the International Coastal Cleanup, ranging from plastic bottles, straws, and single-use cutlery. With many environmentalists, activists, and scientists alike trying to find a way to clean up the ocean and find a better use for the plastic accumulating, Unifi began to make huge strides in turning plastic into a fiber. Although hard to imagine at first, plastic can be turned into...

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Gordon Liu: Kung Fu Icon

If you’ve been checking out 36 Chambers for awhile then you know we’ve released quite a few Gordon Liu items and at this point you might be wondering, “yo, who is this guy?”. Well if you’re new to the man, myth and legend that is Gordon Liu or you’re just in need of a refresher, we got you covered.  Gordon Liu, born in Foshan, China, is a famous martial arts actor and martial artist most notably known for his role as San Te in the critically acclaimed film The 36th...

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Seals and the 36th Chamber

Across many cultures in the world, government officials, important houses in royalty, and even humble merchants have an insignia or seal. Inspired by the seals belonging to the dynasties seen throughout China’s history, we created our own seal and placed it on our new line of accessories 36 Seal. Let’s jump into the history books to explain why we felt it was high time we had our own seal. The first recorded seal was in 221 BC after China’s first emperor Qin Shi Huang defeated the six Warring States and...

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