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Exploring the Martial Arts: Judo

Exploring the Martial Arts: Judo

In Japan, a form of martial art known as judo was created in 1882, and it has since become an Olympic sport. This discipline combines elements of mental discipline and close combat. The origins of jujutsu, which greatly influences judo, can be traced back to sumo....
Martial Arts Origins: Rise in Eastern Civilization

Martial Arts Origins: Rise in Eastern Civilization

Martial arts emerged from depictions of fights in various forms of art, as well as archaeological findings and weapons. Some of the earliest works depict battles that date back to 3,000 BC. Many people believe that martial arts originated in Asia. This region is home...
Martial Arts Origins: Rise in Western Civilization

Martial Arts Origins: Rise in Western Civilization

The origins of martial arts can be traced back to ancient times when it was commonly practiced in arenas and battlefields. There is no easy answer to this question, as the history of all of these arts is too deep to talk about in one blog post. Besides the various...
Martial Arts Origins: An Introduction

Martial Arts Origins: An Introduction

Although martial arts are commonly studied for various reasons, they share a single objective: To defeat a person or defend oneself from a physical threat. Some of these origins include Buddhism, Shinto, and other religions. Martial arts are also associated with East...
The Best Martial Arts for Self-Defense: Part 2

The Best Martial Arts for Self-Defense: Part 2

Welcome back for an overview of three more martial arts that are great for self-defense! Keysi If you’re a Keysi fighter, then you probably wouldn’t be surprised to learn that some of the fighting techniques featured in the movie “Batman...
The Best Martial Arts for Self-Defense: Part 1

The Best Martial Arts for Self-Defense: Part 1

One of the first rules that any good martial arts teacher will tell you is to run away from a fight. This applies to everyone, especially those who are new to the sport. If possible, avoid getting involved in a fight. However, if things get out of hand, it’s a...