Improve your self-defense skills and release stress on a Muay Thai training camp. You should know that today, Muay Thai is one of the most popular martial arts disciplines. And it’s no wonder, given how many benefits you gain out of it. Muay Thai is known as “the art of the eight limbs”, as you get to practice your hands, elbows, knees, and feet. In return, you will strengthen your whole body, from head to toes. So, book a Muay Thai training holiday today and prepare to improve that roundhouse kick!
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.