Karate Science

Author: J. D. Swanson, PHD
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594394601
Size: 55.88 MB
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Dynamics, motion, and sensation are karate’s connective tissue—and they are the heart of this book. As a lifelong student of martial arts, J. D. Swanson, PhD, had searched through piles of books on form and function.

Karate Science

Author: J. D. Swanson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781594394591
Size: 43.85 MB
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Karate Science: Dynamic Movement is rooted in the teachings of the masters. This book nucleates that knowledge, clarifying and distilling the key principles behind movement dynamics.

Fight Like A Physicist

Author: Jason Thalken, PhD
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594393397
Size: 41.54 MB
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An in-depth look into the physics behind martial arts Whether you are an experienced martial artist or a curious enthusiast, this book gives you an “unfair advantage” by unraveling the complex science of effective fighting techniques ...

Sumo For Mixed Martial Arts

Author: Andrew Zerling
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594394105
Size: 45.66 MB
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This book features • In-depth demonstrations of 48 sumo kimarite (winning moves) with step-by-step instructions • Over 300 photos • Case studies of famous rikishi (sumo wrestlers) • Discussion of sumo’s development, rules, and ...

Tsuku Kihon

Author: Luis Bernardo Mercado
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1477289283
Size: 56.42 MB
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This book is a result of that effort. This 2nd Edition also has beautiful original artwork by Nobu Kaji and Egil Thomson.

The Textbook Of Modern Karate

Author: Teruyuki Okazaki
Publisher: Kodansha Amer Inc
ISBN:
Size: 72.45 MB
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Demonstrates basic stances, punches, striking techniques, blocks, and kicks, and suggests training procedures and drills

Perfection Of Character

Author: Teruyuki Okazaki
Publisher: Gmw Pub
ISBN: 9780978576325
Size: 26.74 MB
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This is the message that Master Okazaki's own teacher, Master Gichin Funakoshi, the father of modern karate, most wanted to emphasize as well. To this end, Master Funakoshi articulated two sets of principles, the Dojo Kun, and the Niju Kun.

Aikido And The Dynamic Sphere

Author: Adele Westbrook
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462907547
Size: 78.84 MB
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Aikido and the Dynamic Sphere: An Illustrated Introduction provides a complete foundation in the practice of one of the most distinctive and effective Japanese martial arts.

Tai Chi Chuan Martial Applications

Author: Jwing-Ming Yang
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594393044
Size: 73.92 MB
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This book includes • Martial applications for the Yang-style long form • Martial applications for Yang-style tai chi pushing hands • The complete Yang-style tai chi fighting set For any style of tai chi chuan, this book will be ...