Hanbō Vs. Jō What’s the DIFFERENCE (and Similarities)

Hanbo vs. Jo

What are They?  Hanbō vs. jō (the differences and similarities) is an interesting topic for those who want to know more about traditional Japanese martial arts. Hanbō and jō both have a long history in Japanese martial arts for centuries used in developing fighting skills and techniques. Hanbō and jō are both kobudō, which are … Read more

A List of SACRED African Martial Arts To Know

african martial arts

What is African Martial Arts?    African martial arts is a unique fighting style based on African history, traditions, and culture.  The fighting styles have evolved and are different based on the region of origin. Most fights involve hand-in-hand combat, but the use of weapons is also popular, depending on the style.  African martial arts originally … Read more

Paddy Pimblett’s Weight Class And Other Chatty Facts

Paddy Pimblett's Weight Class And Other Chatty Facts

Who is Paddy Pimblett? Patrick Mark “Paddy” Pimblett is an English mixed martial artist. Paddy Pimblett’s weight class is the lightweight division of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC). His birthday is January 3, 1995, and he was born in Huyton, located in Merseyside, England.  At a young age, he first became interested in mixed martial … Read more

UNPACKING Amanda Nunes’ MMA Record

Amanda Nunes

Who is Amanda Nunes?  This article highlights Amanda Nunes’ record. The 34-year-old Brazilian female fighter Amanda “The Lioness” Nunes has a 22-5-0 pro-MMA record. The last time Nunes competed was on Saturday, July 30, 2022, at UFC 277 against Julianna Pena.  In round 5 of the bantamweight division, Amanda Nunes defeated Julianna Pea by Decision. … Read more

What Is Kendo? Find Out Today!

what is kendo

What is Kendo?  Training with a live-blade sword can be extremely dangerous; that’s why a less harmful technique has developed called kendo. So, what is kendo? Kendo is a native Japanese two-handed wooden sword fencing technique. It originates from ancient samurai warriors’ combat methods (“way of the sword”). This article looks closely at kendo martial … Read more