The U.S. was relatively ignorant of eastern martial arts traditions until after World War II when a few American soldiers who were stationed in Japan came back trained in Judo. But what really sparked U.S. interest in martial arts was…
Kurash is an old sport with a history of more than 3,500 years. It originated in central Asia, and is especially popular in Uzbekistan, where people take this sport as a national symbol of power and bravery. Today, Kurash is an…
Meenakshiamma has been practicing the ancient Indian martial art of Kalaripayattu since she was 7 years old. She is now 73, and has many students of her own in Vatakra, a place in the state of Kerala, India, where the style…
Chinese martial arts, also known as Chinese Kung Fu or wushu, is a diverse system that can be broadly categorized as external or internal, and as Northern or Southern style by geographical origin.
Given the mammoth success of the 2000 martial arts film Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, it’s no surprise that a sequel has been produced.
51-year-old Donnie Yen holds the title as Hong Kong’s action hero. 7 years ago, Yip Man was just about the peak of his career, and I can’t see him making another movie to outdo that one.
Afghanistan has had a rough time these past years. But out of the rubble of Kabul emerges a Bruce Lee clone who looks and moves like the beloved martial arts star.
A man in Beijing has resorted to desperate measures to raise money for his young son’s huge medical bills, Tencent News reported.
Before I get started, I just want to say, please please do not try this at home.
She is already a black belt at 7-years-old. She may even be able to teach by the age of 10. She’s sure to have a long and decorated career in karate competition.