Take a break from all the hardcore training with a martial arts and crafts holiday! Believe it or not, there are plenty of martial arts training camps that offer arts and crafts classes. These types of camps allow you to show your talent not only physically, but creatively as well. You could be learning about the art of origami in Japan or creating your very own floating lantern in Thailand. Who knew martial arts vacations could be this exciting? Reserve your spot now and prepare to release your inner creativity!
Strawweight, welterweight, heavyweight champion ... it seems like there are lots of boxing titles out there. Did you ever wonder where these came from? The titles are derived from the different weight classes and sanctioning bodies within the sport. Here is what it all means.
Directly translated into English, Wing Chun (or Wing Tsun) means “an ode to spring”. However, despite its pleasing title and deflective approach to force, Wing Tsun is a direct, destructive and fearsome martial art when dealing with an attacker.
There are plenty of ingredients when it comes to the wonderful mixture called “success”. If you ask different people you will get plenty of different answers. However, there will ALWAYS be this one ingredient in every single one of those recipes. So, what’s the secret ingredient that success cannot be made without?
It’s no secret that the martial arts have been around for some time. Of course, there are a few “modern” martial arts like Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Krav Maga, but the practice of recording a structured style, and passing the techniques down from masters to novices across generations, goes back centuries – and longer.