Posts tagged Muay Thai
7 reasons to try martial arts

Just about everyone knows about the popular martial arts, such as Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Kung Fu and Tai Chi. You may even have heard of the art forms we use at Combat Arts; Muay Thai, Pancak Silat, Kali and Jeet Kune Do.

Just about everyone has thought about taking up a martial art at some point in time. Maybe as another way to stay in shape. Possibly as a means to protect yourself from the school bully. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of reasons why people choose to take up martial arts. But have you ever actually done it? Do you need a reason?

I want to take a second to outline what I feel are the most important reasons to at least try Combat Arts.

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Elements used in Combat Arts training – Part 1 – Muay Thai

The four martial arts that Gordon uses are Muay Thai Boxing, Kali, a Philippino Martial Arts that uses sticks and swords, Silat Buka Lingkeran, a south-east Asian martial art that originated on the battlefield and Jeet Kune Do or JKD which are ideas and training concepts created by Bruce Lee.

This article on Muay Thai is the first of four to give you an insight into the martial art elements that Combat Arts founder, Gordon McAdam, specialises in and uses in his training courses.

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