Martial Arts

Martial arts and sexual health

The article talks about the health benefits of exercise and martial arts which may include a better sex life. However, too much of these activities may also cause adverse effects in one's sterility.

Martial Arts: Physical Techniques And Mental Discipline, Part 1

Martial Arts is the combination of physical techniques and mental discipline. It is used for self defense, body strengthening, relaxation, and even competition. Women often take martial arts classes to learn moves that will help them in the event of an attack. The moves of Martial Arts are designed for even a small woman to use them effectively.

The Five Core Ethics Of The Martial Arts

Many martial arts schools around the world promote a philosophy of self-improvement as well as an expected standard of technical skill. When you think about it, it is the philosophy rather than the technical skill that should influence every practitioner?s daily life.

Three Steps to Picking a Karate Studio.

Learn the right way to pick out a karate studio. It's not that hard to do.

What Art Hard Style and Soft Style Martial Arts?

Definition and background of the terms hard style and soft style in martial arts.

How You Train Is How You Respond

This article shows you how to make your self defense training more realistic to improve your chances of surviving violence.

Getting A Kick Out Of Different Martial Arts, Part 1

Martial arts are a sport that combines a variety of different methods of combat. In some cases, martial arts are used only for use, in other cases; martial arts are used in head-to-head combat, in generally controlled situations, such as matches or shows. Because martial arts includes a variety of different styles, it is normal when a person thinks of martial arts, that they think of one specific types, for example, karate.

For Karate Instructors: The Art Of Effective Feedback In Class

If you want to become a successful and influential instructor, you will have to become a master of not only the martial arts but also of interpersonal skills with your students. The Art of Effective Feedback will become a cornerstone of your relationships with your students and of the ultimate success of your students within your program. Practice this advice and reap the benefits, ignore it at your peril!

A Quitter Never Wins And A Winner Never Quits

Persistence is more important than talent to become a champion martial arts fighter. Find out how to become more persistent to reach your goals.

6 Common Doubts That Most Beginners Of The Martial Arts Experience

The martial arts offer a very valuable journey of self-discovery. There are different stages within this journey all the way from beginner to black belt and beyond. At each stage there are different challenges and obstacles. This article will look at the common doubts that most beginners of the martial arts experience on their journey.

Taekwondo is Not Taekwondo Without Its Kicks

You have probably heard this over and over again but you are going to hear it again now.Taekwondo is known for its kicks.

These Martial Arts Exercises Will Improve Strength, Power, Speed, Quickness And Jumping Ability.

When thinking of exercising you need to think about Martial Arts exercises, in specific, Hapkido Training. These Exercises help to improve Martial Arts. The benefits of doing this exercise is the fact you are working out and you do not get out breath doing these. You will also learn, as I did, self-defense in the process. Knowing how to protect you and your loved ones is an excellent motivator; I know it was for me. These exercises will increase your cardiovascular and he...

Tai Chi for Over Fifties And Under Fifties!

Tai Chi Kung Fu is relatively little known in the West. Therefore one doesneed an education rather than to go down a "blind alley" ith Tai Chi. Western science says we ust have sufficient evidence before we can say something works. I say that 5000 years of Chinese experience combined with the fact that scientists have only been around the last 150 years and ae now starting to prove the benefits of Traditional Chinese Medicine is enough to say we can start to believe without scientific evidence based on our own sound judgements. This article is to give you fun, security and peace of mind about the wonderful art of tai chi chuan.

Martial Arts Secrets: The Elusive Asian Fight Club

In Asian countries learning the techniques of combat fights is not unusual. Indeed there are some real good legal fight clubs employing martial art as their fighting technique. The history of martial arts shows that the Asian masters were few in number who taught their techniques secretly. Nowadays there are many reputed fight clubs where martial arts like karate, tae kwon do and other styles are practiced and this is quite popular in Asia. In fact they take it as a soothing ...

How Can Tai Chi Offer the World a New Generation of Geniuses, and Change the World for Us All?

What do ADHD, Global Warming, and Tai Chi have in common? You may be surprised, and excited by the possibility, and the hope it offers humanity, and your life.

10 Greatest Martial Arts Movies Of All Time

After hundreds of movies, thousands of eye-popping fight scenes and millions of punches thrown...which ones are the best? Which ones have I been missing out on my whole life? Which ones must I have in my collection in order to not bring shame upon my family name?

British Aikido Board National Nepotism Seminar 2004

Henry Ellis co-author of Positive Aikido investigates the conduct of the UK governing body for Aikido and its conduct and disregard for the true history and lineage of Aikido in the UK.

Mixed Martial Arts and over-training

The article is about the advent of the mixed martial arts?a combat sports which features fighters of different disciplines slug it out. With the advent of this sport many dream and train to be fighter and somehow land in this organization. With it people have been over-training, not minding the adverse effects that it may bring.

5 Tips On Shaolin Kung Fu Exercises

It was Michael Tyson's second day at our Kung-Fu school and I took a hard look at him. He was built like King Kong, was as hairy as King Kong, sported Mr. T's hairstyle, but he had Oprah Winfrey's puckered lips and Michael Jackson's kohl-lined eyes. This made me a wee bit suspicious of his intentions, but I was in full concentration mode as I began teaching him some basic Shaolin Kung Fu tips.

The Most Essential Techniques Of Shaolin Kung Fu.

Shaolin Kung Fu is one of the most popular and respected martial arts because of its history and realistic applications. However, Shaolin Kung Fu is very complicated and has a lot of moves to learn. Using a Shaolin training DVD can help a practicing martial artist learn the moves and techniques in their own home and have the movements captured on video to be seen again and again. It is hard to pick up moves from only a few demonstrations, and a teacher rarely has enough free ...

Are the Martial Arts still under development?

The changing of the arts

The Karate Belt Rainbow: What Do The Different Colors Really Mean?

You have probably already realized that martial artists use different colored belts to designate rank. Has it always been this way? Is there a specific order to the belt colors? What about all of these stripes that you keep seeing? What do the different colors really mean? Stand by for the answers to all your questions about colored belts.

10 Powerful Self Defense Tips For Women

In the USA, every two minutes a woman is being raped. A 1993 survey revealed that 50% of Canadian women have experienced an incident of sexual assault or physical violence. In Australia, 19% of women aged 18 to 24 experienced an act of violence in the last year. Here is a quick list of 10 items that can make every woman safer.