Choosing the martial arts school that is right for you is important. Find the school that is interested in your martial arts goals and will help you achieve them.
For those new to martial arts it can be disconcerting to find that many schools charge a hefty fee for lessons. It is good to find out why classes are so expensive to help in your decision to train.
While the sport of MMA is bringing together different martial arts styles, it's actually a combination of 4 combat sports: Wrestling, Boxing, Kickboxing/Muay Thai, and Grappling/Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
An index of all Andrew "Goatfury" Smith's BJJ Tutorials in one place.
To the uninformed, one might only think of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu when they hear the name "Jiu-Jitsu." Many are wondering what the differences are between Japanese Jiu-Jitsu and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Much of what you hear and see of "Ninja" is pure myth. Stories including ninjas began to appear in popular books and plays in Japan around the 1700s. These mythical depictions of ninjas had them walking on water and literally becoming invisible....
Find out which martial arts emphasize or extensively use weapons.
Bokken swords are a staple in Aikido training curriculum. Check out some of the history behind these popular wooden swords.
MMA events are the among the biggest money makers in sports with huge fan bases worldwide. Yet many people were shocked by the recent post fight brawl at UFC 229. To me however it was simply the nature of the beast.
Aikido - "the art of fighting without fighting", is a century old Japanese Martial art that requires close to no muscle strength as opponent's attack is used against himself. Read more to know how.