Uniting People with Martial Art Schools around the World
Do you want to learn to protect yourself from aggressors? Do you want to learn life skills like perseverance, will power and endurance? You can learn all of these through martial arts. The best way to study martial arts is under the guidance of a teacher. Now comes the question of how to find a good martial arts school and teacher. That is where we come in. e connect people who want to learn martial arts with martial arts schools located in their neighborhood. e can help you find a good martial arts school around the world.
Martial arts are a global phenomenon
!illions of people are now learning martial arts all over the world, but did you know that initially, many of the martial arts could not be taught to foreigners? "et us take the e#ample of $arate. $arate was originally practiced by the people living on the tiny island of %kinawa near &apan. 't was a very secretive martial art. The principle of 'sshi(soden )one karate master could pass on his knowledge to only one person* kept the art dormant. +ut now, anyone can learn $arate.!any countries have their own brand of martial arts. $arate, &udo, &u(&itsu, and Ninutsu originated from &apan- $ung u )ushu*, Tai /hi come from /hina. Thailand is the home of !uay Thai( one of the most deadly of all martial arts. +ra0il has developed its own form of &u(&itsu called +ra0ilian &u(&itsu, which mi#es the standing strikes and throws in &u(&itsu with fighting on the ground. /apoeira is another form of martial arts from +ra0il which combines acrobatics, music and dance. 'nterestingly, /apoeira was developed by the people of 1frican descent, who were brought in as slaves to +ra0il. The sport of 2avate originated in rance, more specifically in the port town of !arseilles where it was practiced by sailors. The deadly martial art form of $rav !aga was developed by the 'sraeli Defense orces. 't is now taught to military and law enforcement personnel all over the world. The fighting technique used by +atman in /hristopher Nolan3s +atman films is called the $eysi fighting technique. 't is a very quick technique, which teaches you to take on a large number of people at once.!artial art schools, teaching one or more of these techniques have come up all over the world. hether you want to learn $arate, kickbo#ing, or !!1 fighting, we can help you find a martial art school near to where you stay.
Martial arts teach life skills
!any individuals are learning a martial art for the life skills it imparts. You may initially start studying a martial art to learn self defense but along the way, you will see that martial art training also teaches discipline, endurance, patience, will power, morality, sincerity, humility, courtesy and trust. 't can give you control over your life and improve your well being. 1s a martial art student or a competitor, you learn how difficult it is to beat your opponent, how much hard work it takes for you to win a contest and begin to empathi0e and respect practitioners and trainers from other forms. 1s students, you will learn to bond with others of your doo and grow together. Note that to reach proficiency in $arate or any other martial arts, you will have to do a lot of practice. !artial arts are not for the impatient and those who want quick results.
Choosing a martial art to learn