Category Archives: Women’s Self Defense

You get hurt, hurt ‘em back. You get killed… walk it off. There’s a moment in Marvel Avengers: Age of Ultron when Steve Rogers addresses his assembled superheroes before going into battle against impossible odds with: “You get hurt, hurt ’em back. You get killed… walk it off.” I’m not saying Poland’s Joanna Jędrzejczyk is a Captain […]

via Joanna Champion: It’s all in the legs — The Tai Chi Notebook

Do some women learn martial arts differently to some men? (Guest post) — Fit Is a Feminist Issue

The blogger Miles Kessler recently published an interesting article called, Masculine & Feminine Principles In Aikido – 3 Common Mistakes. Kessler makes it clear he is not equating “masculine” with men, or “feminine” with women – he is speaking in terms of principles, which often cut across physical gender. His theme is the integration of these […]

via Do some women learn martial arts differently to some men? (Guest post) — Fit Is a Feminist Issue

ufc 198 review — JD Blogging 4 Fun

The Ultimate Fighting Championship hosted their 198th pay-per-view last night. This was a special event for a few reasons; Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino’s debut and being showcased in Curitiba, Brazil. A few other Brazilian fighters were on the card like veterans Maurício Rua and Vitor Belfort as well as Ronaldo Souza. Anderson Silva was initially on this […]

via ufc 198 review — JD Blogging 4 Fun

Karate; Saleh International Female Open Karate Championship for June 2016 — Combats Corner

Sensei Bobby Bamgboye in Lagos said the Zainab Saleh International Female Open Karate Championship scheduled for June 2016 should be exciting for all karate-ka in Nigeria and neighboring countries

via Karate; Saleh International Female Open Karate Championship for June 2016 — Combats Corner

Iaijutsu (居合術) — Anshu Christa Jacobson

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via Iaijutsu (居合術) — Anshu Christa Jacobson

Awareness, the key to keeping yourself Safe — Urban Tactics Krav Maga

*This is a re-edited version of a previous article, however it is important to understand that the first stage of Krav Maga/self defense no matter the style is Awareness. Not punching, Not kicking, not aggression. If you cannot see the fight about to come you have failed in some aspect. Someone: What is Krav Maga? Me: So back […]

via Awareness, the key to keeping yourself Safe — Urban Tactics Krav Maga

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