Back in the 16th century, slaves who were taken from West Africa to Brazil were forbidden to practice any cultural customs or martial arts. In turn, they disguised violent kicks as passionate dance movements with vibrant music. This is how Capoeira was born. A 500-year-old Afro-Brazilian martial art, Capoeira combines fighting, dancing, acrobatics, and music. During a Capoeira training, you’ll be able to learn more about the practice and master it to the best of your abilities. Join a Capoeira camp and empower your body and mind!
While the legalities of self-defense may vary considerably between different countries, the notion of protecting yourself and your home is a universal one.
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?