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Taekwondo Belts In Order Of Color: Basic Guide

Taekwondo is a Korean martial art characterized by an emphasis on head-height knocks, jumping, spinning kicks and fast kicking techniques. Developed in the 1940s, it combines elements of karate, Chinese martial arts and traditional Korean martial arts as Taekkyeon and subak.Ranks vary from the style to style and are not standardized.Students and practitioners wear belts […]

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Systema: Is It A Martial Art or What?

Systema is a popular discipline among police and security forces in and out of Russia.Systema is a Russian martial art dating back to the 10th century that focuses on breathing, relaxation and fluidity of movement. This aims at using the attacker’s momentum against hem and control of the six body levers (elbows, knees, neck, waist, […]

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Krav Maga vs MMA. Things You Need To Know

Both MMA and Krav  Maga use techniques of training from martial arts.Mixed martial arts (MMA) encompasses various martial arts disciplines like boxing, karate, Muay Thai, tae kwon do, judo and Brazilian jiu-jitsu. UFC is the most renowned promoters of MMA events in the globe.Krav Maga is a military developed by the Israeli defense forces with […]

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Krav Maga vs Muay Thai: What Are The Key Differences

Both Krav Maga and Muay Thai are forms of martial arts.Krav Maga is a military self-defense fighting developed by the Israel Defense Force with a combination of karate judo, boxing and realistic fighting training. It means contact combat.Muay Thai is a Thailand combat sport that uses stand up striking with physical and mental discipline which […]

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