182 books (10 pages) in this category
For White Belts, Black Belts and All Levels in Between [Dvd Included]
by Graeme Lund
From the first enthusiastic kiai in the dojo to the solemn black belt presentation ceremony, students learn that karate is all about fitness, confidence, discipline and respect. <i>The Essential Karate Book</i> is a guide to martial arts, the ...
by Richard Bertschinger
<p>Early-stage Qigong practitioners often find it difficult to establish a daily Qigong practice. This useful handbook teaches simple Qigong exercises that can be easily practised in the home every day.</p> <p>The book provides guidance for a ...eBook
The Krav Maga Solution to Active Shooter, Carjacking and Home Invasion Situations
by Gershon Ben Keren
<p><p>The result of extensive research including an analysis of over 140 active shooter/killer incidents, <i>Krav Maga Extreme Survival </i>provides an apolitical view of personal safety concentrating on practical methods to survive ...
Hand-to-Hand Fighting Skills From The World's Elite Military Units
by Martin J Dougherty
Duck punch, cover block and knee strike. Boxing, wrestling and Ju-Jitsu. Gameplan, lines of attack and final disengagement. If you can’t take flight, you’re going to have to fight. <i>Extreme Unarmed Combat</i> is an authoritative handbook on aneBook
by Soa Palelei
'I'd stare at my opponent from across that cage and think, What the f**k are you gonna do to me? Nothing's gonna break me, you don't know where I've been.'<BR><BR>From fighting to survive as a kid to doing combat in the world's most brutal ...
20 Simple Techniques That Win Any Fight
by Martin Dougherty
<p>If you are going to fight, you might as well fight to win! This book presents 20 simple fighting techniques that will win any fight, anytime! Fight to Win teaches you how to fight with a minimum of technical jargon. It allows you to quickly ...
by Andy Lee & Niall Kelly
<p>An epic and moving journey, from the backstreets of London and Limerick to the summit of the world’s most unforgiving sport.</p> <p>In 2005, at the age of twenty, Andy Lee left Ireland to make it in the harsh world of professional boxing. ...eBook
Winners and Losers in the Ultimate Risk Business
by Derrick Allsop
<p>Few sports polarise public opinion as boxing does. Some contend that it is repugnant and barbaric, for others a legitimate, regulated contest of skill, strength and willpower. What cannot be denied is that the fight game has produced some of ...eBook
Exploring the Depths
by Peter A.H. Lewis
<p>The indigenous martial arts of the Philippines archipelago are known by a variety of names including Arnis, Arnis de Mano, Eskrima or Escrima, and are widely respected for the development of combat-effective defensive strategies and skills. ...eBook
by Louis Rondelle
<p>First published in 1892, "Foil and Sabre" is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to fencing. It aims to provide the student with a complete course of instruction in the contemporary European fencing style, and does so plainly and ...eBook
Leonard, Hagler, Hearns, Duran and the Last Great Era of Boxing
by George Kimball
<p>By the late 1970s, boxing had lapsed into a moribund state and interest in it was on the wane. In 1980, however, the sport was resuscitated by a riveting series of bouts involving an improbably dissimilar quartet: Sugar Ray Leonard, MarvelouseBook
Women Warriors around the World
by Alex Channon & Christopher R. Matthews
<p >This volume presents a wide-reaching overview of contemporary research and scholarship on women's engagement in a range of combat sports across the world. Including chapters on boxing, wrestling, mixed martial arts, and various other ...eBook
Perfect Your Posture, Balance, and Breathing
by Sifu Peter Newton
<p>Most of us, if we were honest with ourselves, would admit we have little understanding of how to look after our physical body well. Breathing, bending, stretching, sitting, standing, walking and running seem to just happen naturally. Too ...eBook
by Bret Hart
'Amazingly detailed and meticulously crafted ... Hitman will stand the test of time as one of the definitive wrestling biographies' Publishers Weekly'Bret Hart still makes me believe that wrestling is good' Hulk Hogan'Packed with drugs, sex, ...
The Art of Fighting Without Fighting
by Nathaniel Cooke
<p>The average person isn't looking to be in a situation where fists are going to fly, but many of us have found ourselves there anyway. At that moment, it's probably too late to do anything about it. But how do we change circumstances so those ...
The Practice of Heart and Mind Boxing
by James McMeil & Andrew Jackson
<p>Hsing-I is one of the true treasures of the internal martial arts. Based on ancient Taoist philosophy, it has both the capacity to be used as a devastating martial art alongside its ability to improve the health of a practitioner by promotingeBook
A Muhammad Ali Reader
by Gerald Early
<p><em>I'm A Little Special: A Muhammad Ali Reader</em> collects 30 of the best pieces ever written about this sporting legend in an anthology by the greatest about the Greatest. Muhammad Ali's story is told by a stellar array of authors, ...eBook
by Gerald Early
<i>I'm A Little Special- A Muhammad Ali Reader </i>collects 30 of the best pieces ever written about this sporting legend in an anthology by the greatest about the Greatest. Muhammad Ali's story is told by a stellar array of authors, athletes ...
by Jim Smallman
<p><strong>'Clever, funny, authoritative and illuminating' - Times Literary Supplement</strong></p> <p><strong>'Filled with passion, humour, and a little bit of welcome weirdness. A must-read for every die-hard wrestling fan' - Mick ...eBook
by Gilbertson David
aggressive system of self-defense. Idiot's Guides- Krav Maga will not only define what it is,<BR>but also review the principles and systems of techniques and training to ensure survival.<BR>Combining in-depth information and easy-to-understand ...