Penchak Silat
Penchak Silat is a martial art, widespread in the countries of Southeast Asia. It includes two main sections - unarmed battles and battles with weapons. Penchak Silat is also a…

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Sumo
In sumo, two wrestlers determine the winner on a round court. The birthplace of sumo is Japan, whose residents attribute this ancient martial art to martial arts. Japan is the…

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Taijutsu
Taijutsu is a Japanese melee system without the use of weapons, as well as the art of maintaining a healthy body. Taijutsu consists of almost all the techniques used: limbs,…

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Taekkyon

Taekkyon as well as taekwondo is a traditional form of martial art in Korea. In taekkyon techniques, various movements of the legs and arms are often used, which are more reminiscent of a smooth dance. Taekkyon is a martial art where any punches are forbidden; instead, punches with open hands are used. This type of struggle is more focused on defense than attack. The main task of taekyon is to defeat the opponent using misses and miscalculations of the opponent’s actions, forcing him to retreat or fall to the ground.

The Korean form of taekkyon martial art is often compared with the technique of fighting in taekwondo or the well-known Chinese martial art of kung fu, but despite this, taekkyon has many features and differences. So, despite the presence of an element of mutual bow before the start of a fight in taekwondo, all movements should be jerky and sharp, while in taekken all movements should be smoother. Slow movements are characteristic of the kung fu Continue reading

YESTERDAY AND TODAY KARATE
Karate - translated from Japanese literally means “empty hands” - this is the name of one of the types of martial arts, similar to boxing, wrestling, fencing and other sports.…

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Ashihara-karate
Ashihara-karate uses scientific logic based on natural rationalism and the elimination of all unnecessary things. Traditional karate focuses on a specific technique or solely on strength. Today in society, the…

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Kickboxing
The roots of this sport stretch from the not-so-distant 60-70s of the XX century. Homeland kickboxing USA. It was there that they decided to hold competitions according to a single…

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Krav Maga
Krav Maga is an Israeli military hand-to-hand combat system designed specifically to quickly eliminate the threat to life. Krav Maga became famous after it was adopted by various security forces…

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