OUR NEIGHBORS | Martial arts instructor finds purpose in practice  Manhattan Mercury

Mind. Body. Spirit. Martial arts is more than just learning to fight and defend, but rather a holistic exercise, said Stan Wilson.


Meet the owners of FTK, a women-owned martial arts studio in Bernal Heights  KGO-TV

Diandra Thompson and Liza Fernandez met at a martial arts studio in the neighborhood as children - and now run one themselves.


Season's Beatings 3 mixed martial arts show at Metra on Saturday  Billings Gazette

BILLINGS — The Fusion Fight League's Season's Beatings 3 is scheduled for Saturday at 7 p.m. at Rimrock Auto Arena at MetraPark.


MIT cadet earns two bronze medals in elite martial arts competition  United States Army

Last month, Cadet Lucy Lee traveled to Myanmar where she captured two bronze medals in the Taolu World Cup, an elite Wushu martial arts competition.


Martial arts students in Canton mark the season of giving  FOX61 Hartford

CANTON – It's a spectacle each December and for the past decade the event known as “Season's Beatings” has hit the studio floor at Sawyer's Martial Arts.


Weight Training Routine for Martial Artists  Guy Counseling

If you practice martial arts, consider adding weight training to your routine. Grow bigger, become more flexible and look sharper!


P'burg cop teaches martial arts, builds children's self confidence and faith in police  lehighvalleylive.com

Student Kaiden Engle moves towards Grand Master Bart L. Ganster. As part of his regular Isshin Jitsu martial arts program at Firth Youth Center in Phillipsburg, ...


Martial arts empower royal with Down Syndrome  CNN

Chaica Al Qassimi reflects on how Brazilian jiu-jitsu has inspired her to achieve big things in life.


City Contemporary Dance Company puts on a strong double bill  South China Morning Post

City Contemporary Dance Company ended the year on a high note with a strong double bill featuring one new piece from the company's own Noel Pong plus ...


Martial arts instructor helps build self-confidence, respect, one kick at a time  Poughkeepsie Journal

Proven Martial Arts owner Alex Puzza promotes positive mental attitude one kick at a time in Wappingers Falls studio.


San Jose teen shines in international martial arts competition  The Mercury News

She's only in eighth grade, but Shalini Singh knows how to wield a broadsword. She proved her skill recently by earning two gold medals and one bronze at an ...


Mixed Martial Arts fighting: Old foes Velentina Shevchenko, Joanna Jedrzejczyk meet for UFC flyweight belt  Worcester Telegram

TORONTO — Valentina Shevchenko and Joanna Jedrzejczyk were teenagers when they first fought at the muay Thai world championships in 2006.They met ...


AbelsonTaylor's Amanda Hartzmark on martial arts, career lessons learned, and how she starts her day - Agencies - MM&M  Medical Marketing and Media

Amanda Hartzmark is director of business development and analysis at AbelsonTaylor.


Martial Arts Taekwondo or Judo  Billings Gazette

The Martial Arts Academy of Billings exists to build the mind, body and spirit of each martial artist by helping them achieve their potential in confidence and ...


The strange tale of the US soldier who wanted to teach mixed martial arts to Isis  The Independent

Ikaika Erik Kang stood in front of a Go-Pro camera alongside his Isis assistant, donned a mask, and pressed record. Then, he started grappling. The US citizen ...


Children learn multiple principles while taking a martial arts class  KMVT

Kids in Twin Falls are learning the basics of martial arts as wells the principles of honor, discipline and respect.


VIDEO | Is this the worst referee stoppage in mixed martial arts history?  BJPenn.com

Arguably the worst referee stoppage in mixed martial arts history took place in the headliner of last night's LFA 56 event. Austin Hubbard (10-2 MMA) finished ...


White Tiger Martial Arts teaches self-defense and giving back  UpNorthLive.com

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. , (WPBN/WGTU) – While many hope to never use self-defense techniques, White Tiger Martial Arts wants to make sure ...


Mixed martial arts company supports Domestic Violence Shelter with Dec. 15 event  Richland Source

A Loudonville-based business that promotes amateur mixed martial arts (MMA) fights throughout Ohio hopes to use its influence to the benefit of the Richland ...


Marvel Is Giving One Of Its Greatest Martial Arts Heroes Their Own Movie  Cinema Blend

Reporting on movies, television, video games, and pop culture CINEMABLEND is the go-to source for today's plugged-in generation.


How Myanmar women martial artists smash stereotypes  Myanmar Times

In Myanmar's recent past, martial arts was a sport reserved for men. However, a fledgling group of females are battling in and out of the ring to change attitudes ...


CEO Chatri Sityodtong sees ONE potentially being bigger in Japan than Pride FC  Sportskeeda

One of the most highly-anticipated stops on ONE Championship's 2019 schedule will be their maiden trip to The Land of the Rising Sun, Japan.


Saratoga man found dead in NYC remembered as a "warrior poet"  MyTwinTiers.com

A Saratoga man who was found dead at his desk at Google's New York City headquarters on Friday is now being remembered by those who knew him in the ...


Parker martial arts instructor sentenced for child sex assault  The Denver Post

A former martial arts instructor in Parker has been sentenced to three years in prison for sexually assaulting two child students at the studio where he worked.


Massachusetts man with Down syndrome breaking barriers and boards with martial arts  RochesterFirst

Josh Gregoire may have Down syndrome, but that's not stopping him down from breaking boards and barriers.


Gary Busey Talks Martial Arts, Meeting Willie Nelson, Advice to Actors  Rolling Stone

Gary Busey — actor, musician, author, professional wild card — joined Rolling Stone for our video interview series “The First Time,” chatting about his love of ...


Marvel's Shang-Chi Movie Explained: Who is the Martial Artist Superhero?  IGN

We break down everything you need to know about Shang-Chi, the superhero martial artist who's about to get his own MCU movie.


Irwin martial arts instructor Morgart up for national award  Tribune-Review

A novice martial arts instructor from Irwin is up for an impressive honor. John Morgart, Jr., 25, is one of 22 nominees for the 2018 Greatmats National Martial Arts ...


Demi Lovato returns to martial arts following rehab stay  Herald-Mail Media

Demi Lovato has returned to her much-loved sport of jiu jitsu, following her admission to rehab earlier this year, as she continues to work on her health and ...


MARTIAL ARTS ARSON: Two arrests made 9 years after Rock Hill martial arts center arson | WSOC-TV  WSOC Charlotte

Deputies announced Tuesday that they've made two arrests in a 9-year-old arson case in York County.


Martial Arts Educator William Kwok Honored By New York State Assembly  WZVN-TV

Information contained on this page is provided by an independent third-party *content* provider. Frankly and this Site make no warranties or representations in ...


City Champs Foundation brings the excitement of martial arts to Milwaukee-area youth  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- In a perfect world, all kids would have access to activities that enrich their lives through fitness education. City Champs Foundation understands ...


Pot shop allowed to open near Alameda kung fu studio  East Bay Times

ALAMEDA — The City Council has helped clear the way for a cannabis dispensary to open next door to a kung fu studio where more than 80 percent of the ...


Martial arts students at Downriver YMCA compete in national tournament  Southgate News Herald

A group of youngsters from the Downriver YMCA in Southgate recently traveled to a national karate tournament, where several of them medaled.


Jon Gruden’s son makes martial arts debut, puts up a better fight than the Raiders  The Mercury News

At least one of the California Grudens is putting up a fight these days. Jayson Gruden, son of the Raiders' head coach, recently made his Muay Thai fighting ...


Local martial arts studios raise money during Domestic Violence Awareness Month  Columbus Telegram

In an effort to make a difference during Domestic Violence Month in October, Students from Twin Rivers Taekwondo and Columbus Bujutsu collected money that ...


York martial arts legacy of Gary Hopkins Sr. continues helping generations of youth  York Daily Record

Gary Hopkins Sr. spent four decades helping York city kids become better people through free martial arts classes and mentoring them outside of class. He died ...


Sherdog’s Official Mixed Martial Arts Rankings - Still Climbing  Sherdog.com

If he keeps going the way he has been, it's going to be nearly impossible to deny Kamaru Usman his shot at Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight gold.


Who was Mestre Bimba? Google Doodle honours Brazilian martial arts innovator who founded capoeira  The Independent

Mestre Bimba, the Brazilian martial arts expert, was born on this date in Salvador, Bahia, in 1899. The subject of the latest Google Doodle, Manuel dos Reis ...


The real-life martial artists behind the first Mortal Kombat game got screwed  The A.V. Club

Mortal Kombat's graphics look fairly crude by today's standards, but they were fairly revolutionary at the time. “Using real actors was something you hadn't really ...


Self-defence classes with an instructor -  VENTS Magazine

A good opportunity to improve your physical condition and learn how to defend yourself is to choose one of the martial arts. Many people need such skills for ...


Fairfield PAL martial arts program seeks members  Fairfield Daily Republic

FAIRFIELD — The Fairfield Police Activities League's Kajukenbo Club is accepting members for it new session. The PAL Kajukenbo Club meets at 5:30 p.m. ...


Local Mixed Martial Arts fighters have challenges ahead  Johnson City Press (subscription)

Hampton's Adam Townsend will be traveling halfway around the world for his next Mixed Martial Arts fight, while Johnson City's Dustin Long will be headed to an ...


Everyday Fit-Venture Martial Arts  FOX 31 Denver

Everyday Fit-Venture Martial Arts https://www.venturemartialarts.com/ ...


Martial arts offer unique workout | Health  Indianapolis Recorder

Watch Bruce Lee or Jackie Chan move across the silver screen with fluidity and fierceness, and it is easy to see why people love martial arts. Not only are ...


Best of UFC 231 photos  Newsday

Scenes from UFC 231 in Toronto, where Max Holloway defended his featherweight title against Brian Ortega, and Valentina Shevchenko won the vacant ...


The Origins of the Top 5 Most Ancient Martial Arts that are Still Practiced Today  Ancient Origins

Movies, television shows, and cartoons are populated with dazzling martial artists ranging from the Kung-Fu antics of Hong Kong Phooey the crime fighting dog, ...


Martial Artist Gave Woman Thumbs Up After Subway Fondling: NYPD  Patch.com

Martial Artist Gave Thumbs Up After Fondling: NYPD - Chelsea, NY - The alleged subway groper has been identified as a martial artist who was acquitted of ...


Former Parker martial arts instructor sentenced to prison for sex assault on a child  FOX 31 Denver

CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- A former employee of a Parker martial arts center was sentenced to prison on Monday for sexual assault on a child. Jose Soto, was ...


Tito Ortiz quickly ends Chuck Liddell’s return to Mixed Martial Arts at the Forum  OCRegister

Chuck Liddell said so himself. At the age of 48, after spending the past eight years away from professional fighting, if he couldn't beat his former friend and twice ...


Watch as Chinese martial arts experts wrestle with bulls using the 'explosive power' of kung fu  Daily Mail

A unique sport of China's Muslim Hui ethnic minority, bull-wrestling has been gaining prominence among Kung Fu masters as well as Chinese tourists.


4 Asian Martial Arts that teach you to end the fight with one strike  FOX Sports Asia

Martial arts have become a means to deliver discipline, commitment and fitness into the practitioner's life in the modern day scenario. Yes, one does learn how to ...


Martial Arts Instructor Gets Prison For Sex Assault On A Child  CBS Denver

A martial arts instructor has been sentenced to three years in prison for sexually assaulting two students at the studio.


UFC Wants to Turn Shanghai Into a Mixed Martial Arts Mecca  Sixth Tone

SHANGHAI — It's been a big month for mixed martial arts in China. On Nov. 20, the sport's largest promotion company, Ultimate Fighting Championship, or UFC, ...


Kempo Karate tourney held in Angola | News, Sports, Jobs  Evening Observer

ANGOLA — The following are participants from The Family Martial Arts Center who competed in the Kempo Karate tournament on Dec. 1. The event was held in ...


Parker man sentenced for sex assault on students  The Denver Channel

A former Parker martial arts instructor was sentenced this week to three years in prison after he pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two students at the Otomi ...


Crosby's Martial Arts Club hosted its 3rd annual tournament last month  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Young martial artists from Crosby's Martial Arts Club recently competed in their third annual hometown Taekwondo Tournament on Oct. 27 at Fort Calhoun High ...


‘Absolutely Vital’: Martial Arts Studio Teaches Children Personal Safety  CBS Denver

It's a question most parents wonder, would your child be ready if they were approached by a stranger with bad intentions? Venture Martial Arts says they are ...


Ancient Martial Art of Bull Wrestling Adapting to Modern Era (VIDEO, PHOTOS)  Sputnik International

Inside the arena, 23-year-old Ren Ruzhi is wrestling with an opponent five times his weight: a bull. He holds the two horns of the bull tight, musters all his ...


Spicar's Martial Arts & Taekwondo - Southlake studios teach students life skills along with sparring  Community Impact Newspaper

Nov 16, 2018: Lucie Spicar never planned to open a martial arts studio, but that path was paved when her husband, Adam, enrolled the two in taekwondo ...


Police: One person fatally shot in Hazel Dell parking lot  The Columbian

Clark County sheriff's deputies are searching for a suspect in a fatal shooting Monday afternoon that occurred in the parking lot of a Hazel Dell strip mall.


Mentor martial arts instructor in running for national award  News-Herald.com

A Mentor martial arts instructor is among 22 in the U.S. who find themselves in a friendly competition for the 2018 Greatmats National Martial Arts Instructor of the ...


Hendersonville pastor's journey from martial art to a brand new start  WSMV Nashville

Nineteen years ago before he became a pastor, a fairly modern martial art, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, played a role in Pastor Robbie Gallaty's life that no one could ...


Veteran uses martial arts to overcome PTSD  KXII-TV

PARIS, Tex. (KXII) -- Ryan Crawford grew up a protector. Growing up in an abusive home, he says he started protecting his mother and sister at the age of seven ...


Seven receive black belts at Lake County Martial Arts  Record Bee

LAKEPORT — Seven Lake County Martial Arts (LCMA) students earned first- and second-degree black belts on Nov. 10 during a rigorous three-hour exam in ...


Case against martial arts academy owner charged with raping class attendees will go to trial  WTKR News 3

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - The owner of Xtreme Dragon's Black Belt Academy faced a Newport News judge Thursday morning for his preliminary hearing.


Downriver residents win medals at international martial arts competition in England  Southgate News Herald

Several Downriver residents recently returned from the 16th World Tang Soo Do Championships in Watford, England, with medals after competing in the Korean ...


Martial Arts school combats bullying  KAIT

A martial arts academy in Jonesboro is teaching kids--and parents how to combat bullying.


Martial arts champions  Hot Springs Sentinel

Submitted photo. Competitors with Martial Arts: The Training Center recently attended the 38th annual Fort Worth International Taekwondo Championship in ...


Martial Arts Family Fitness Helps Feed Families at Thanksgiving  Noozhawk

For the ninth consecutive year, Martial Arts Family Fitness (MAFF) is coordinating an Adopt-a-Family program for Thanksgiving. MAFF is a family-owned and ...


5 lethal weapons found only in Southeast Asian martial arts  FOX Sports Asia

Southeast Asian martial arts are unique to the region and use some of the most unique weapons in the world as part of their application.


Fight club: why Asian mixed martial arts is going global  The Times

Unlike UFC, its brash American cousin, the leading Asian mixed martial arts franchise is based on traditional values. Now, with its popularity exploding, One ...


Japanese-Korean martial arts star Yoshihiro Akiyama joins ONE Championship  FanSided

Japanese-Korean martial arts star Yoshihiro Akiyama is one of the latest athletes to join ONE Championship.


Meet the CEO Putting Asian Martial Artists Back on the Map  NextShark

Few people understand the what it takes to run a martial arts company — as both a promoter and a fighter — as thorough as Chatri Sityodtong, CEO of Asia's ...


Downtown girl: A rising Martial Arts star  The Kashmir Walla

She was in the third standard at school when she got associated with martial arts and went to play at the national level.


Hong Kong journalist, martial arts novelist Louis Cha dies at 94  Los Angeles Times

Louis Cha, a Hong Kong journalist and bestselling Chinese martial arts novelist, has died at age 94 after a long illness. The Hong Kong newspaper founded by ...


Success Martial Arts Center cuts ribbon  Lebanon Democrat

Success Martial Arts Center held a ribbon cutting ceremony Oct. 26 in honor of its 10-year anniversary, conducted by the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of ...


Two Texas Martial Arts Instructors up for National Award  Woodlands Online

Twenty-two U.S. martial arts instructors find themselves in a friendly competition for the 2018 Greatmats National Martial Arts Instructor of the Year award.


Premier Martial Arts Names Antonopoulos General Manager  WHAV News

There's a new face over at Haverhill's Premier Martial Arts: Tita Antonopoulos. The former Greater Haverhill Chamber of Commerce membership coordinator ...


Chat with ... James Gombos, Fairfield native and martial arts teacher in Darien  Fairfield Citizen

DARIEN — Learning patience can be an important life lesson, for James Gombos he found that through one artform — martial arts. “I was a very active child,” ...


The Tao of Gravity  The New York Times

All martial arts are a quest for beauty and transcendence. I found those not in doing karate but rather having karate done to me.


Fil-Canadian ‘brings back’ native martial art to PH  INQUIRER.net

To most immigrant Filipinos in North America, going home “for good” to the Philippines may not be on top of the agenda. Career, family, culture and political ...


Queens martial artists kick down hunger with food drive to help local charity  QNS.com

BY CASSIDY KLEIN. The Queens region of Champion Martial Arts partnered with Operation CR (Child Rescue) last month to collect 2,171 canned and boxed ...


Martial arts team performs well in NH competition  The Local Ne.ws

Mark Warner's Professional Martial Arts competition team was at it again, this time at the Alliance Tournament in Londonderry, N.H..


Ryan Sanders retains NEF title with victory over Bohn  Bangor Daily News

Ryan Sanders (18-9) won when the cageside doctor stopped the bout after Sanders landed an elbow that opened a cut on Jacob Bohn's head.. Maine news ...


Snake Eyes: Here's Why Ray Park Won't Star in the GI Joe Spinoff  IGN

By Colin Stevens Ray Park, known for his martial-arts/action roles such as Darth Maul, Toad and more, won't be reprising his role as Snake Eyes in the ...


J. Tiger Martial Arts opens second location within Southlake  Community Impact Newspaper

J. Tiger Martial Arts opened a second studio in September at 280 Commerce St., Ste. 185, Southlake. Although teenagers and adults are welcome, the second ...


New offerings tout ice cream, martial arts, events  Tahlequah Daily Press

An ice cream shop, an events building, and a martial arts studio are among the new businesses to welcome customers in Tahlequah recently.


BBC Get Inspired: Is boxing or MMA safe for children?  BBC Sport

Some children are being introduced to combat sports at a young age, but are they risking serious brain injuries?


Youth martial arts class Nov. 28  Myguidon

A Martial Arts Trial Class for students ages 6 to 18 is scheduled from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 28 at Child Development Center 614. Only 20 slots are available.


'Karate grannies', Kenya's badass women who learnt martial arts to fight sexual violence  Face2Face Africa

Korogocho is one of the many informal settlements in Nairobi that is home to about 200,000 people who are living in tight conditions. Known as one of the most ...


Holloway stops Ortega by TKO at UFC 231  WXIX

Featherweight champion Max Holloway stopped top contender Brian Ortega by TKO at UFC 231 on Saturday night.


FITAMINS™, a Cannabis Strategic Ventures Brand, Signs Mixed Martial Arts Fighter and UFC Pioneer Arthur 'One Glove' Jimmerson as Brand Ambassador  GlobeNewswire

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NetworkWire – FITAMINS™, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cannabis Strategic Ventures, Inc. (OTC: ...


Mark Warners Professional Martial Arts brings in next generation  Wicked Local

BRINGING UP THE NEXT GENERATION: On Saturday November 10, Mark Warner's Professional Martial Arts of Ipswich ran promotion testing for pre-schoolers ...


Children in Need: Martial arts for child asylum seekers and refugees  BBC News

Child asylum seekers and refugees talk about how taking part in free martial arts classes thanks to Children in Need helps them.


Pic story: inheritor of Huo-style boxing devoted to carrying forward martial arts spirit - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Huo Jinghong, the 5th generation descendant of Huo Yuanjia, a Chinese martial arts master, poses in front of Huo Yuanjia Memorial in Xiaonanhe Village of ...


MMA Ref Blasted For Allowing Scary Beatdown of Defenseless Fighter  Maxim

Pro fighters Austin Hubbard and Killys Mota had entered the fifth and final round of a fight for lightweight championship during Saturday's LFA 56 event in Prior ...


Mokena-based Family Martial Arts victorious in competition  The Mokena Messenger

Members of Family Martial Arts in Mokena proved last week that not only is martial arts for all ages, but it can be a family oriented sport, too. More than 50 local ...


A Fighter's Heart: Stormville's Volpe beats ailment to pursue MMA dream  Poughkeepsie Journal

Stormville's Garrett Volpe went from heart failure, being told that he could eventually require a transplant, to living his dream as an MMA fighter.


Kung Fu gala expected to promote Chinese culture in US - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese Kung Fu gala, performed by Chinese and U.S. Kung Fu masters in the San Francisco Bay Area, is expected to ...