Savate, also known as French Boxing and whose first appearance goes back to the XVIII century, is the only combat system with fist strike and kick techniques that are 100% European. This is a sport of multiple facets that emphasizes a game of balance, the feint, and movement to seek out the hole in the adversary's guard. In this first instructional video, Fred Rado, ex-champion and pioneer of the Pancrase in Europe and expert competitor in Savate, Kick-boxing, Judo and Sambo, shows us the guard position, the fist techniques, the basic kicks, combined kicks, the parries and blocks, the defensive movements and competition strategy.
Interview with Reila Gracie on "Carlos Gracie: Creator of a Fighting Dynasty"
Budo Jake recently had the pleasure to sit down with Reila Gracie the daughter of Carlos Gracie Sr and author of "Carlos Grace: Creator of A Fighting Dynasty" and ask a few questions regarding the book. Budo Jake: Why did... read more
Polaris Pro: The Next Big Thing in Professional BJJ Events
There's a new Pro BJJ Event happening and Budo Jake got a chance to sit down with Scramble Founder, Matt Benyon to talk all about - Polaris Pro! Budo Jake: What does Polaris mean?Matt Benyon: "Polaris" is the brightest... read more
Yoji Anjo vs Rickson Gracie Dojo Storm - Flashback to 1994!
A thought that has undoubtedly crossed any martial arts instructor's mind is "What would I do if I get dojo stormed?"Dojo storming is defined by the Urban Dictionary as:Challenging a dojo. It can refer to one or more people who... read more