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Black Belts after only a few Lessons

Black Belts after only a few Lessons

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Black Belts - Anyone know someone like this? One or two lessons in martial arts and they think they are black blets. Well it takes all sorts to make up the world Black Belts The systematic use of belt color to denote the rank was first used in Japan by Jigoro Kano the founder of judo who first devised the colored belt system using obi (sash), and awarded the first black belts to denote a Dan rank in the 1880s. Previously, Japanese Koryu instructors tended to provide certificates. Initially the wide obi was used; as practitioners trained in kimono, only white and black obi were used. It was not until the early 1900s, after the introduction of the judogi, that an expanded colored belt system of awarding rank was created. Other martial arts later adopted the custom or a v
Donnie Yen LIVE Amazing Kung Fu Show

Donnie Yen LIVE Amazing Kung Fu Show

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Donnie Yen LIVE Performance - Spring Festival - Chinese New Year 2016 Worth watching as the man is a legend in Martial arts #donnieyen #wingchun #kungfu #wushu #taichi #amazing   Donnie Yen (born 27 July 1963), also known as Yen Chi Tan (甄子丹), is a Hong Kong actor, martial artist, film director, producer, action choreographer, and multiple-time world wushu tournament champion. Yen is credited by many for contributing to the popularisation of the traditional martial arts style known as Wing Chun. He played Wing Chun grandmaster Ip Man in the 2008 film Ip Man, which was a box office success. This has led to an increase in the number of people taking up Wing Chun, leading to hundreds of new Wing Chun schools being opened up in mainland China and other parts of Asia. Ip Chun
Bruce Lee was he the Best Or Just full of Tricks

Bruce Lee was he the Best Or Just full of Tricks

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New restored footage -- Was Bruce Lee The greatest martial arts person ever Or was he just full of tricks that more or less anyone could learn once they have a bit of flexibility and muscle. Let us know what you think in the comment below Lee Jun-fan (Chinese: 李振藩; November 27, 1940 – July 20, 1973), known professionally as Bruce Lee, was a Hong Kong and American actor, film director, martial artist, martial arts instructor, philosopher and founder of the martial art Jeet Kune Do. Lee was the son of Cantonese opera star Lee Hoi-chuen. He is widely considered by commentators, critics, media, and other martial artists to be one of the most influential martial artists of all time and a pop culture icon of the 20th century. He is often credited with helping to change the way Asians were
Ninja Training For Women Simply Amazing

Ninja Training For Women Simply Amazing

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Ninja Training Unreal and Amazing no matter what style you do Karate taekwondo kung fu kickboxing if you train like these women you got to be a winner A ninja (忍者) or shinobi (忍び) Was a covert agent or mercenary in feudal Japan. The functions of the ninja included espionage, sabotage, infiltration, assassination and guerrilla warfare. Their covert methods of waging irregular warfare were deemed dishonorable and beneath the samurai-caste, who observed strict rules about honor and combat. The shinobi proper, a specially trained group of spies and mercenaries, appeared in the 15th century during the Sengoku period, but antecedents may have existed in the 14th century, and possibly in the 12th century (Heian or early Kamakura era)
Wing Chun Kung Fu A Brief History

Wing Chun Kung Fu A Brief History

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The history of Wing Chun is one that can be considered an intermixing of both fact and legend. It is widely accepted that this quick and efficient martial art originated during the 17th century from the far more rigorous and complex art forms taught in the Shaolin Temple of Southern China. It was around this period when the Manchus came to power in China and began their strict rule in order to keep control. Due to their support for the Ming, the Shaolin monks faced great pressure and ultimate destruction to their temples. Due to these circumstances, the origin of Wing Chun lacks consistent records as martial arts practitioners were forced into hiding. The most popularized story of Wing Chun’s origin is that of the Buddhist Nun, Ng Mui. It is said that she was one of Five Elders of t