Martial Arts

  • Self Defense Weapons
    A great way of "rehearsing" the possible attack of someone with a knife or club is to purchase, in advance, self defense weapons. These can help any martial arts student simulate an armed attack and g....
  • Bamboo Shirasaya Samurai Sword
    There is something very graceful about a bamboo Shirasaya Samurai sword. A natural bamboo outside houses a hidden blade of high carbon steel. They can be unsheathed quickly during battle or individu....
  • Aikido Martial Arts
    It would be unfair and unwise to try and pigeonhole any of the Aikido martial arts into so few amount of words, but here are a few for introductory purposes. Aikido techniques was developed by Morihe....
  • Self Protection
    Self protection is one of the most primitive instincts known to humankind. When danger emerges, the "fight or flight" sequence reveals itself even in the most cultured and "civilized" beings. The un....
  • Karate Student Uniforms
    Karate student uniforms are perhaps the first type of "equipment" a martial artist purchases for training. All students, whether five or eighty-five, wear the traditional two-piece uniforms complemen....
  • Sparring Gear
    One of the basic ways to practice martial arts, once you've been training for a time, is by taking part in a sparring match or do what is called "sparring". This is basically where you fight almost f....
  • Women Self Defense
    The demand for good women self defense is rampant in the United States today. Not only are women seemingly easy targets for thefts and rapes, but they are extremely susceptible to life-threatening do....
  • Chinese Martial Arts
    Chinese martial arts have a unique quality all to their own. The modern techniques arrive from thousands of years of traditional "Wu Shu" (or martial arts) teachings. The skills involved with this n....
  • Boxing
    As one of the most popular of contact sports, boxing has a long and proud history. Bare-knuckled champions have been recorded in England all the way back to 1710, and the Americas first began celebra....
  • Martial Arts Self Defense
    In order to execute martial arts self defense moves with full force and power, it is necessary to understand how the body is structured and how it operates during a fight. For example, if an opponent....