Sanda also known as Sanshou is the most popular self defence/combat martial art sport in China, yet many outside of the region don’t know of it’s existence. Sanda originates from traditional Chinese martial arts and Lei Tai which was a common practice for Chinese soldiers in the 19th Century. According to Black Belt Magazine the Chinese government built the Whampoa […]
Monthly Archives: May 2016
Shields can stake a claim as the greatest U.S. amateur boxer in history.
Popular Machado BJJ Black Belt Gives Respect To Taekwondo I thought this was pretty interesting. Jean Machado who runs TheMachLife YouTube channel that makes many comedy videos about BJJ, the martial arts, and other topics did one on Taekwondo. I thought it was going to be a video making fun of Taekwondo, but […]
(Source: http://www.channelnewsasia.com) BANGKOK: Thailand is set to host its first major mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Friday (May 27) under the “One Championship” franchise. The ONE: KINGDOM OF CHAMPIONS event will include a series of MMA fights and a rock n’ roll concert from leading Thai rock bands. “We want to make it a spectacle […]
He’s just 4’11”, but he’s got knockout power.
“It has been said something as small as the flutter of a butterfly’s wing can ultimately cause a typhoon halfway around the world.” – Chaos Theory I’ve always said that if there is one moment in my life where everything changed, it was when I decided to become a fencer. Fencing gave me the opportunity […]
The Israeli close-combat method shoulders its way into civilian life as the ultimate form of self-defense Krav Maga, the close-combat method conceived in secrecy by the Israeli army, has kicked its way firmly into civilian life and with Hollywood’s help, has become the ultimate form of self-defense. “The idea is to be able to quickly […]
Pentax K-1 & Priolite – Capoeira – http://wp.me/pneiP-36o
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The video above is a pitch at a potential martial arts action film from filmmaker Kellie Madison that highlights the Indonesian martial art of pentjak silat, a style used in recent action films such as The Raid series and Merentau. Madison’s pitch of The Gate features martial arts ace Amy Johnston taking on an array of thugs using the style to […]