Chuck Liddell Spars With Students For Their Black Belt Test. The Pit Marital Arts students traveled to Oahu, Hawaii with Pit Master Jack Hackleman for the black belt. At the Palolo Boxing Club, students face former light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell who trained Hackleman when he was young. Chuck does not go easy on them and throws left hooks and jabs to their bodies. Some flinch from the pain but know they are being tested to see who has the skills to be a true fighter. Jack brings his students to this historical facility to show them where it all began.
“In this video series The Pit Martial Arts students, Isaiah Hughes, Joe Alves, and Adam Espinosa travel to Oahu, Hawaii with Pit Master, John Hackleman for black belt.
In this clip John takes his students up to Palolo Boxing Club, in Palolo Valley of Ohau. John Hackleman trained boxing at Palolo Boxing Club as a young boy. He fought for the club for many many years. He brings his students up to Palolo to show them where all the hard work started. It is a historical place for The Pit Martial Arts.
It has been a tradition of The Pit for many years for adults to travel to Oahu for a ceremonial experience to pit black belt. John Hackleman grew up in Oahu as a kid, and takes his students around the island, showing his students where he grew up and trained. Many location sites in these videos are very important to John. “