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Safety Awareness & Self Defense: Circle of Safety

Safety Awareness & Self Defense is the responsibility of each individual. Knowing your surroundings and being aware of potential dangers is your first step towards self-defense.

Applying Law of Gravity to Judo

In judo it is important to throw your opponent by making use of his loss of balance, the law at work here is the law of gravity. We know that Sir Isaac Newton discovered the law of gravitation by seeing an apple fall from a tree.

Generating More Power from Hip Rotation - Lessons from Martial Arts

One of the important lessons of Martial Arts training is the ability to use hip rotation as a way to generate power and speed for maximum impact.Martial artists know that the hips are where the body's 'center of gravity' is located.

Expect the Unexpected Grass Hopper

The Myth perpetuated by Self Defense Oriented Martial ArtsI just received the following Email. I felt it needed to be shared because I feel a lot of people feel the same way?"Hello Damian,I ran across your website searching for what was out there for self defense information and have found myself researching your and Mr.

How To Defend Against A Knife - Dont Use The Stuff Taught In The Dojo!

Defences against Knife attacks, Firstly if at all possible get yourself and anyone else out of the potential danger area..

Things to Know About Learning Tai Chi Chuan (Tai Chi Boxing)

For Easterners, particularly Chinese, this MAY not be an issue. Tai Chi Chuan is deeply rooted as part of the Chinese culture.

Martial Training as a Timeless Portal

Thanks to several centuries of enlightened teachings by extraordinary men in the martial disciplines, we don't have to be restricted to lives of getting and spending, waiting in quiet desperation for the pain to cease.Most of us in the Arts focus on the tasks in front of our noses (the correct hand forms/kicks/body alignments), forgetting our option to consciously evolve along the way to physical perfection.

The Rebels Guide to Cultivating Vitality

Many Taoists recluses and Buddhists monks dwelled in mountains and forests to observe, listen, and meditate in order to gather deeper understanding and greater knowledge of nature than is possible when living in the milieu of human society.Often in search of extraordinary longevity and treasures of life, these extraordinary men (and a few women) moved from observation of nature to experimentation and development of the body.

The Plight of Industrialized Man

Living in the Pacific Northwest is a challenge for any body: the poor excuse for weather west of the Cascades is one of the worst on earth for human health. Luckily our Ch'uan Fa Club meets in central Oregon several times a week, rarely missing an opportunity to train outdoors .

Tai-Chi for the Masses--and Others

Kuang Ping was the T'ai-chi set favored by Yang Lu-Chan, the man who brought forward the "Yang" style in the mid-1800's, now so popular throughout the world. Kuang Ping is what the man trained with himself.

Eight Simple Rules for Saving Your Life

Let's put the non-lethal fantasy to rest.1.

Fight Simulator Theory for Reality Based Street Defense

This is such a powerful tool that it should leave no question unanswered for you and allow you to create an infinite number of techniques and drills. As this is a principle rather than a technique based system, here are the principles:PRINCIPLE1: you get what you train forPRINCIPLE2: if you want a specific answer, ask a specific questionWhat's the problem with martial arts and artists? Why do they argue so much? Why cant we find one style that is the best? After all we all only have two eyes, two arms, two legs and one head.

Who Created Tai Chi Chuan (Tai Chi Boxing)?

I have read a number of books, articles, and novels, and have watched movies and television series that touched on the origins of Tai Chi Chuan (Tai Chi Boxing), and the question, "Who Created Tai Chi Chuan?" made me concern very much!Although knowing the origins or the source of Tai Chi Chuan is not going to have much effects on your learning and practicing of the art, it is my responsibility to share with the masses of what I have found out. And understanding the origins of something that we loved so much about will make us appreciate the understand it better, if not improving our skills.

Benefits of Martial Arts Training For Kids

Admit it. When the going gets tough at home, we've all plopped the kids in front of the television and breathed a sigh of relief.

A Samurais Power Is In His Little Finger, Not His Samurai Sword

In the 12th Century the Shogunate was formed. The head of this regime was the Shogun, the supreme ruler.

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ECM Post Review

Martial arts and fitness studio fights against possible rezoning
ECM Post Review
During that meeting, Jerry Peterson, the owner of Peterson's Country Mill, which is directly north of North Branch Martial Arts and Fitness, inquired about the possibility of rezoning the land on which the studio resides. If the city agrees to rezone ...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Movie review: 'The Assassin' is a Zen-like martial-arts movie
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Although Hou Hsiao-Hsien's "The Assassin" is technically a wuxia film ---- martial arts, swordplay, the whoosh of arrows in flight -- it is much more a film of stillness, quiet, beauty. Set in the waning days of the Tang Dynasty, "The Assassin" stars a ...


Former Merrill martial arts instructor receives national recognition
Gartmann was nominated by his peers for the instructor of the year award. The board of directors of Legends of Martial Arts selected him to receive the extraordinaty contribution award. The board includes such martial arts masters as Billy Blanks and ...

Source: Alex Rodriguez for Martial Arts Family Fitness
Martial Arts Family Fitness (MAFF), a family-owned and operated school dedicated to improving lives through martial arts, announced today that for the fifth consecutive year it is coordinating an Adopt-a-Family program for Thanksgiving. Students ...

Sherdog's Official Mixed Martial Arts Rankings
Henry Cejudo went to Monterrey, Mexico, for the biggest fight of his young MMA career and left as the UFC flyweight division's likely No. 1 contender. The 2008 Olympic wrestling gold medalist opted to showcase his developing striking game in his Nov.
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Russian Martial Arts School Teaches How to Use the Selfie Stick as a Weapon
PetaPixel (blog)
Venues around the world have banned selfie sticks due to concerns about them being used as weapons. If you think that's a ridiculous reason, get this: a martial arts center in Moscow, Russia, has launched a new course on how to use a selfie stick as a ...

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'The Assassin' creates a martial arts masterpiece
Lexington Dispatch
Wuxia, which is Chinese for “martial hero,” is a genre of Chinese cinema that deals in martial arts, sorcery and grand, heroic feats. Characters often defy gravity, flying through the air in precisely choreographed battles that are almost as much ...

Using martial arts as an alternative to the gym
ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) - As it gets colder, many people are doing more workouts indoors at a gym. Dr. SOnny Saggar and Master Nathan Loseke of The Parks Martial Arts suggest an alternative to going to the gym. Theu show and how it helps you get healthy ...

Son 'beat dad with martial arts weapon and took £120'
Belfast Telegraph
A lampshade, glasses and plates were smashed before Jamie Spence produced the martial arts weapon and started to hit his father about the body, the barrister claimed. He continued the alleged attack by going into the kitchen and returning with a six ...


10-year-old martial arts champ wins six gold medals at World Tournament
WICHITA, Kansas – Competing at this month's World Tournament in Spain, 10-year-old blackbelt Zach Thomas captured a total of six gold medals in martial arts. In the medal rounds, Zach received perfect scores in all six divisions. Thomas told KSN, “I ...

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