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Where Do Martial Arts Originate From?

 Martial arts origins, it would be very hard to define, because I believe every culture, regardless of how far you go back in time, would have some kind of military or combat training. Martial arts is really an evolution of that. Back before there were things like gunpowder, guns and bombs, everyone defended themselves...

What Are The Risks Of Martial Arts?

 This question comes up frequently, particularly from parents. And I think, you know, as a parent myself with two young children, I totally understand any sport, particularly a combat sport, has risks. And I’m not going to lie and say that there isn’t a chance that a child would be injured through training, although...

What Are the 4 Main Categories of Martial Arts?

 First and foremost is mental development. So when I talk about that, I talk about having a focused mindset, being able to set and achieve goals are both from a physical perspective but also from a mental perspective. Martial arts training at its highest level is arduous and it’s designed to be that way...

Can Martial Arts Make Me More Disciplined?

 I think one of the major reasons why parents are so excited to get their kids enrolled into a martial arts practice is specifically because it does instill a level of discipline and focus that may be absent in other aspects of their life. I think what’s great about it is that they have...

What Makes Your Martial Arts School Different from Others?

 Firstly, what I find with a lot of western martial arts schools in particular what I’ve noticed in Australia and from attending myself, is that it’s all about marketing and self-promotion. When I say that, they’ve watered down the traditional ethics of martial arts.  They promote fast grading or moving up through the system....

Martial Arts Footwork – Essential Movement Practice

One of the often overlooked and in my opinion most important aspects of Martial Arts training is footwork. The ability to be able to swiftly change direction, move in and out of range, and change level when striking or grappling is critical to becoming a complete Martial Artist. Footwork is one of the most important...

Quick Guide: How to Begin learning Martial Arts at home

There is no doubting the allure of becoming a martial arts master. Possibly you have seen advertisements in your local area about karate classes, however, haven’t had the opportunity to give it a go. Maybe you’re fascinated by the amazing moves or awesome weaponry you have seen wielded in martial arts movies, like nunchakus, staffs and...

What You Need To Know About Martial Arts Belts

Are keen on martial arts? Are you eager to learn about the different levels and belts across different martial arts disciplines, what they mean and how to attain them? If so, please keep reading as we take a look at some different martial arts and the various belts and rankings. Most people are familiar with...

10 Best Martial Arts for Self-Defence

Did you know that the martial arts industry generates over $5 billion worth of revenue per year with over 80,559 businesses in the US alone? And why not, self-defense is a concept that we can all relate to.  Whether we need to defend ourselves from armed attackers, thieves, domestic abuse, or animals, anticipatory self-defence is...

Martial Arts for Adults: There Is No Such Thing as Too Old for Martial Arts

Do you want to begin martial art classes, but are afraid you might not be up to standard? Don’t worry! We have martial art classes at Wu Xin Dao Kung Fu, even for adult beginners.  But, I’m too old to take a martial art class? No, you’re not!  You are never old to take a...