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Baguazhang


Neuer Qi Gong- und Tai Chi-Meister

Aarauer NachrichtenAarauer Nachrichten - Dec 1, 2017
Bereits in seiner Kindheit und Jugend begann Dr. chin. Yang Tai Chi (insbesondere Yang-Stil mit 24-, 85-, 108-Pekingform) und Chen-Stil (traditioneller Stil, Laojia usw.), Qi Gong sowie innere Kampfkünste des Wushu (z.B. Baguazhang, Xingyiquan) zu ...  

Arnis


Latvian shadow economy contract 1 pct over year: survey
Xinhua - Dec 13, 2017

Around 16 percent of entrepreneurs who have been involved in legal disputes admitted that they had been involved in corruption as participants of such court proceedings," said Arnis Sauka, a researcher at SSR Riga. Contraband of excised goods is also a ...  

Aikido


Introduction to Aikido

Illinois TimesIllinois Times - Nov 18, 2017
On Saturday, November 18th, from 9:30-10:30am, the Sangamon Aikikai will host an Introduction to Aikido class. This class is designed for individuals who have never practiced aikido or any martial art, but would like a general overview in a safe ...  

Boxing


Vasyl Lomachenko stops Guillermo Rigondeaux to win match of Olympic boxing greats

The Denver PostThe Denver Post - Dec 10, 2017
Lomachenko was easily winning boxing's first pro match between two-time Olympic gold medalists when Rigondeaux and his trainers jointly called for the match to be stopped. Promoter Dino Duva said Rigondeaux first felt pain in the second round and hurt ...  

Capoeira


Kenya Welcomes a Taste of Afro-Brazilian Culture – Mandinga Ancestral Capoeira Angola Festival
The Daily Telescope - Dec 8, 2017

Nairobi, Kenya, December 08, 2017 — Since the early 90's interest in the Afro-Brazilian martial art, Capoeira Angola grew worldwide prompting many Brazilian instructors, Mestres, to move to North America and Europe to shepherd the growth and to ...  

Fencing


International Fencing Chief, A Russian Oligarch, Protests Olympics Ban On Russia

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyRadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - Dec 9, 2017
A leading Russian sports official has urged the International Olympic Committee to reconsider its ban on the country participating in the Pyeongchang Olympics. Alisher Usmanov, the president of the International Fencing Federation, said on December 8 ...  

Free Fighting


Iaido


Iaido, el arte de lograr la paz con una katana

La Razón (Bolivia)La Razón (Bolivia) - Dec 6, 2017
Sintió curiosidad por saber de qué se trataba, así es que cuando entró al gimnasio donde está instalado el dojo, vio que aquel hombre estaba de rodillas, con la espalda recta y los ojos cerrados, en el preámbulo de una práctica de iaido, un arte ...  

Ju Jitsu


Gold for Jordan's Hamzeh Al Rasheed in World Ju-Jitsu Championship

Al-BawabaAl-Bawaba - Nov 27, 2017
Jordan has another World Champion, after Hamzeh Al Rasheed struck gold at the JJIF World Ju-Jitsu Championship taking place in Bogota, Colombia, according to the Jordan Olympic Committee News Service. The 22-year-old was unbeatable in the -77kg ...  

Judo


USA Judo selects Spokane to host 2018 Junior Olympics

KXLY SpokaneKXLY Spokane - Dec 14, 2017
SPOKANE, Wash. - For the second consecutive year, USA Judo has selected Spokane to host the 2018 Olympics. According to the Spokane Sports Commissions, much of the success of the 2017 USA Judo Junior Olympics was due to the strong involvement from our ...  

Karate


Karate tournament benefits Toys For Tots

Pocono RecordPocono Record - Dec 6, 2017
More than 170 Tri-state-area residents competed in the World Karate Union's annual U.S. Marines Toys For Tots Tournament at the Chateau at Camelback in Tannersville on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. Competitors, spectators and sponsors donated a total of $8,000 ...  

Kempo


Karate dojo teaches martial arts, self confidence

Bowling Green Daily NewsBowling Green Daily News - Dec 9, 2017
RUSSELLVILLE – People learning to defend themselves at Russellville Martial Arts channel the attributes of the five creatures that inspire the techniques of their style of karate. At the studio, Dan Robbins teaches Shaolin Kempo Karate to people of all ...  

Kendo


Kendo Club adds to Campus Recreation

Western CourierWestern Courier - Nov 13, 2017
Tucked away on the second floor of Brophy hall, the Western Illinois University Kendo Club has been practicing week in and week out to stay active, develop discipline and become more engaged with Japanese culture. Kendo Club President Frank Lin said ...  

Kickboxing


Liverpool native Kevin VanNostrand secures kickboxing world title

Syracuse.comSyracuse.com - Dec 6, 2017
Liverpool native Kevin VanNostrand secures kickboxing world title. Updated December 6, 2017 at 2:18 PM ; Posted December 6, 2017 at 2:15 PM. Kevin VanNorstrand, of Liverpool, is interviewed after winning an interim featherweight championship bout at ...  

Kung Fu


Kung fu tourney finals for Sunday

The New TimesThe New Times - Dec 5, 2017
After preliminary rounds held in all provinces and City of Kigali last month, the national Kung fu finals will be held on December 10, at Amahoro National Stadium. At least 193 Kung fu players made it to the finals. According to the president of ...  

Mixed Martial Arts


Mixed Martial Arts

South China Morning PostSouth China Morning Post - Nov 24, 2017
Designer One of the world's fastest growing sports, mixed martial arts (MMA) pits fighters from various combat sports and martial arts disciplines against one another for three five-minute rounds. The object is to defeat your opponent through a ...  

Krav Maga


Metamorphosis: From a couch potato to a Krav Maga instructor
Daily Aztec - Dec 6, 2017

I felt I fit the description, especially because I happened to wake up at 7 a.m. that morning to go for a jog. I quickly drafted an email to the employer. I stated reasons why I should be hired, attached my résumé and walked into Storm Hall immediately ...  

Muay Thai


Teenager dies from excessive exercise regime for Muay Thai

Stuff.co.nzStuff.co.nz - Dec 11, 2017
Dedication to her sport and a gruelling exercise regime proved fatal for one Australian teenage Muay Thai fighter and her mother says the sport needs to take more responsibility. Perth teenager Jessica Lindsay, 18, loved Muay Thai, but just over three ...  

Professional Wrestling


Facebook is paying WWE to stream some professional wrestling ...

RecodeRecode - Dec 13, 2017
World Wrestling Entertainment is starting a new tournament exclusively on Facebook.  

Silat


Promote silat using digital technology – Abang Johari

The Borneo PostThe Borneo Post - Nov 29, 2017
KUCHING: Promote the study and wisdom of silat using digital technology to allow more people to inherit the traditional Malay martial arts, urged Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg. He encouraged silat practitioners, especially the ...  

Savate


Youths win savate prize

The TelegraphThe Telegraph - Nov 13, 2017
Silchar: Seven youths of Assam's Silchar town have bagged the honours in the National Savate Championship that was held under the aegis of the Savate Federation of India in Chandigarh on November 8-9. Savate, also known as French boxing, French ...  

Sumo


Sumo Logic Receives High GDPR Readiness Rating from Netskope
GlobeNewswire (press release) - Dec 6, 2017

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sumo Logic, the leading cloud-native, machine data analytics platform that delivers continuous intelligence, today announced that Netskope, the leader in cloud security, has completed an ...  

Taekwondo


Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman on how martial arts can help with your role at work

CNBCCNBC - Dec 5, 2017
While many recognize Friedman for her work as president and CEO of Nasdaq, outside of the business world, the leading Wall Street figure takes on the world of Taekwondo, a Korean martial art that she's secured a black belt in. Having watched her ...  

Tai Chi Chuan


Stage de tai chi chuan
L'indépendant.fr - Dec 5, 2017

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Taijiquan


These dessert recipes will add sweet sparkle to your holiday table

MyAJCMyAJC - Dec 13, 2017
Among their lucky neighbors are Radio Roasters Coffee, Tapmania Dance Studio and Mei Zhong Yang Style Taijiquan, the patrons of which might find themselves on the receiving end of a tray of experiments or extras. The space is bright and airy and ...  

Taijutsu


Oke Ronin Taijutsu makes grade

Okehampton TimesOkehampton Times - Oct 4, 2017
The young members with their new gradings: Ruby, orange belt; Keira, blue; Misha, Tony, orange; Eric, yellow; Cian, orange; Bailey, yellow; Harry. orange; Paul, orange; Harrison, orange. CHILDREN from Ronin Taijutsu in Okehampton impressed the judges ...  

Tang Soo Do


Edgewater Park martial arts competitor shines on world stage

Burlington County TimesBurlington County Times - Dec 6, 2017
While many people may not be familiar with the art of Tang Soo Do, they should familiarize themselves with the name Ryan Torres. Ryan is a 17-year-old mixed martial arts competitor from Edgewater Park who already has a list of accomplishments that many ...  

Thai Boxing


Thai Boxing: Joe's a four time world champ

Liverpool EchoLiverpool Echo - Dec 5, 2017
Wirral teenage Thai boxing sensation Joe Ryan ended his year on a high when he became a world champion for the fourth time. The 13-year-old fighter from West Kirby, who won a gold medal for Team GB in Bangkok in the summer, beat Dutch number one Jayden ...  

Turkish Wrestling


Traditional Kırkpınar Oil Wrestling competition kicks off in northwest Turkey

Hurriyet Daily NewsHurriyet Daily News - Jul 11, 2017
The head of the Turkish Wrestling Federation, Musa Aydın, said Kırkpınar is the top oil wrestling event in the world. “I invite our all citizens to watch these exciting wrestling matches. I wish success to all our wrestlers who will participate to the ...  

Wing Chun


'It wasn't an easy journey': meet the wing chun pilgrim who found a deeper purpose in Hong Kong's martial arts ...

South China Morning PostSouth China Morning Post - Dec 7, 2017
When French wing chun master Marc Guyon left his finance job and set foot in Hong Kong five years ago, he only expected to stay for a few months. A jobless and visa-less Guyon intended to learn from the Hong Kong's acclaimed wing chun masters and ...  

Wrestling


High school wrestling: Reordered classifications shake up wrestling season

Deseret NewsDeseret News - Dec 11, 2017
Tauteoli is considered one of the top 25 wrestlers in the state, per USA Wrestling Utah, and along with fellow state placers William “Cole” Zorn and Oakley Ridge, figures to play a large role in bringing the Vikings' championship ambitions to fruition ...  

Xingyiquan


Neuer Qi Gong- und Tai Chi-Meister

Aarauer NachrichtenAarauer Nachrichten - Dec 1, 2017
Bereits in seiner Kindheit und Jugend begann Dr. chin. Yang Tai Chi (insbesondere Yang-Stil mit 24-, 85-, 108-Pekingform) und Chen-Stil (traditioneller Stil, Laojia usw.), Qi Gong sowie innere Kampfkünste des Wushu (z.B. Baguazhang, Xingyiquan) zu ...  

Cage Fighting


 
 
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