Tag Archives: Martial Art

KAPAP: The Original Israeli Martial Art

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By Jim Wagner Four years ago the martial arts community outside of Israel’s borders knew of only one Israeli martial art system, and that was Krav Maga מגע קרב (in Hebrew Krav קרב  meaning combat or fight, and Maga מגע  meaning touch or contact). Then, after returning from my third …

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Jiu Jitsu And The Health And Social Benefits

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A vast number of individuals are embracing Jiu Jitsu not only as a sport but a lifestyle. It is also similar to other martial arts such as Taekwondo, Judo, Karate, etc. It is a sport that can change people’s lives for many benefits it has to offer. What benefits of …

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Karate and Jiu Jitsu, What Is The Differences

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Martial arts- what comes to your mind when you come across these names? The first thing that will most likely hit you is karate or Jiu Jitsu. For the longest time now, people have been confusing these two. Some even think that they are the same thing. Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) and …

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Jiu Jitsu .. What To Anticipate

What To Anticipate In Jiu Jitsu

When you desire to discover a martial art, it is no joke. Numerous trainees do it so they are able to protect themselves. What can you anticipate in Jiu Jitsu? Entering any exercise like Jiu Jitsu is an excellent method to keep your body fit. You can anticipate enhancements in …

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Martial art for self-defense; why you should be trained?

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Who needs to learn a martial art The need for a martial art: Self-defense is important for one and all. With the rising rate of crime around every neighborhood, no one is safe anywhere. While parents are always worried about the safety of their child, women traveling or living alone …

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Advanced Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu | John Machado – Allen, TX

Advanced Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Allen Texas

Refine your Techniques and advance your game. Are you looking to advance your training and understanding of BJJ? Professor John Machado’s extensive 40+ years experience in practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu can help you to break through your plateaus and accomplish your goals. Holding the rank of 7th degree Coral Belt with …

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Fundamental Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu | John Machado – Allen, TX

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Jiu-Jitsu is a martial art that focuses on technique, leverage, and physics more than size and speed, making it a practical self-defense art for any person. No matter what your body type or level of fitness, you will benefit from the practical self-defense techniques taught in our Beginner’s program. At …

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Try A Free Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Class

If you are interested to discover Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with Professor John Machado (Coral Belt), please contact us to get a free class. There is no commitment. Call us at (214) 383-7477 We are located at: 111 Central Expy S #116, Allen, TX 75013 Check out why should you try …

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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a martial art and combat sport system that focuses on grappling with particular emphasis on ground fighting. Brazilian jiu-jitsu was developed from Kodokan judo ground fighting (newaza) fundamentals that were taught by a number of Japanese individuals including Takeo Yano, Mitsuyo Maeda, Soshihiro Satake, and Isao Okano. …

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Taekwondo

Taekwondo or Tae Kwon Do is a Korean martial art, characterized by its emphasis on head-height kicks, jumping and spinning kicks, and fast kicking techniques. Taekwondo is a combative sport and was developed during the 1940s and 1950s by Korean martial artists with experience in martial arts such as karate, …

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Kenpo

Kenpō (拳法) is the name of several Japanese martial arts. The word kenpō is a Japanese translation of the Chinese word “quánfǎ”. This term is often informally transliterated as “kempo”, as a result of applying Traditional Hepburn romanization, but failing to use a macron to indicate the long vowel. The …

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Kung Fu

Chinese martial arts, often named under the umbrella terms kung fu and kanche (武術; wǔshù), are the several hundred fighting styles that have developed over the centuries in China. These fighting styles are often classified according to common traits, identified as “families” (家; jiā), “sects” (派; pài) or “schools” (門; …

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Hapkido

Hapkido is spelled hap ki do or hapki-do; from Korean hapgido is a highly eclectic Korean martial art. It is a form of self-defense that employs joint locks, grappling, and throwing techniques similar to those of other martial arts, as well as kicks, punches, and other striking attacks. It also …

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