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martial art

any of various philosophies of self-defence and techniques of single combat, such as judo or karate, originating in the Far East
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You would need a coaching qualification recognised by the National Governing Body (NGB) for your martial arts discipline.
Lee believed the majority of martial arts were too rigid and formalistic to be practical in chaotic scenarios, and club chairman Jack Serpell believes the less restricted form of Seiken-Do is an advantage over other martial arts.
Hosted by The International Tang Soo Do Federation (UK), there are competitors attending from across Wales, Portugal and Germany for an all-action weekend of martial arts combat.
The Management Center of Martial Art and Boxing's social activity head, Tang Shanzhong, said martial art schools were losing lustre as parents tend to send their children to academic schools for acquiring knowledge.
However, the majority of these studies cannot determine to what extent the observed effects can be attributed to the practise of a martial art since several methodological and conceptual limitations can be noticed.
I've got an impression that mixed martial arts have many of the strongest fighters (in all types of martial arts) and so I had already made up my mind to join them whatever the outcome would be at the Olympics.
We have successfully reached our objectives in the promotion of Aikido and sports tourism in Cyprus, and especially in Limassol," said Sensei Agis Agisilaou, Chief Instructor of the Limassol-based Martial Arts Academy (Aikido) at a news conference held yesterday to announce the programme of events.
The purpose of the Martial Arts is to teach the individual to truly know himself.
In the beginning, Lima practiced martial arts on his own, but his mother soon contacted Brett Boyack of Jasukai Martial Arts in Orem, Utah, and enrolled her son in Boyack's program.
During the demonstration sessions, Sensei J Measara, 8th Dan Kobudo and Aikido from Germany and Sensei Anatoly from Russia fascinated everyone's attention, as they demonstrated three forms of martial arts.
Pupils got creative and made a martial arts suit before learning basic moves from UTI experts.
The event consists of full contact fights championship and exhibition of martial arts products, services, company, and club/association alongwith various martial art styles training camps (workshops), martial arts styles demonstrations and entertainment show.