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Martial Arts: A Biblical Perspective
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Fifthookmedia, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
A 6000 word well researched mini book on the compatibility between the Martial Arts and Christianity. This work explores the history of ancient fighting arts, the philosophies rooted in the fighting systems, the differences between traditional and non-traditional fighting schools, fitness and heath, the concepts of yogic meditation, and the Biblical viewpoint concerning these practices.
Pound for Pound: The Modern Gladiators of Mixed Martial Arts
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,040. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Pound for Pound traces the five greatest fighters of all time—Georges St-Pierre, BJ Penn, Anderson Silva, Maurício Rua and Fedor Emelianenko—through their humble origins, baptism by blood and fire, and rise to the pinnacle of MMA, where the sword of Damocles constantly threatens.
Junichi Haga's Secrets of Kendo, Volume 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Junichi Haga, genius of Kendo who lived in the Showa Period. The Kendo and methods for practice that Haga believed in were carefully protected, and that Kendo, some forty years after Haga’s death, is still alive today. Uki Terukuni, who received instruction directly from Haga, explains Haga’s Kendo.
The Benefits of Mixed Martial Arts For Kids
Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Mixed martial arts, or MMA as it’s more popularly known, is now becoming a staple fitness program for kids alongside adults as well. Kids’ MMA has become popular due to the physical, mental and spiritual benefits the sport brings to the table, and we’re going to take a look at what exactly MMA can do for your child.
TRAILBLAZERS Stories of Training Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Rio de Janeiro 1988-2005
Price: Free! Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Nine prominent black belts from the international Brazilian jiu-jitsu community recount their experiences of training jiu-jitsu in Rio de Janeiro between 1988-2005.
Moving Meditation
Price: Free! Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Let your body move however it wants to for no set time. Be brought completely into the current moment, and find freedom from external constraints as you're aligned with yourself from the inside out. Rediscover a recognizable sense of freedom from your childhood. Find motivation to prepare your body so it can move the way it's always wanted to for the rest of your life.
WITs (Whatever It Takes): The Ultimate Basic Self Defense Moves
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
You didn't need to read any books to learn how to sit, stand, walk, clap your hands, grab objects or climb up some stairs? You can learn to transfer these basic physical skills into effective self defense moves today, regardless of your current fitness level. Simple, safe, and fun. Learn to create pain fast using motor movements and skills that you developed before two years of age!
20 Ways to Improve your Grappling Skills off the Mats - (Brazilian Jiu-jitsu {BJJ}, Submission Wrestling & Other Grappling Sports)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
"20 Ways to Improve your Grappling Skills off the Mat" will share with you how you can increase your grappling abilities when you can’t make it to class. It discusses mindsets and approaches and it is designed to help you become a better grappler when no one is looking.
An Iron Hand Way: TetsuTe
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
an introduction to the conditioning process called Iron Hand.
Bojutsu Manual
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011 by Musha Ryu. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Bojutsu is a modern combat martial art employing the stick as a weapon. The roots of Bojutsu are found in all martial arts that use these weapons. The Bojutsu training program was developed by Stu and Patrick Fanning after decades of training in a variety of martial arts that use the stick. The techniques of Bojutsu include the best of techniques and principles from these arts.
Krav Maga Self Defense Explained
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Information-packed ebook reveals the truths and facts about the Krav Maga Self Defense, Fighting and Fitness system. Discover why traditional martial arts masters and mixed martial arts legends recommend Krav Maga as the ultimate street fighting and defensive tactics system for men, women and children of all ages, sizes and physical abilities.
Self Defense: Easy Self Defense Moves That Could Save Your Life
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Besides being a trumpet teacher I also taught blackbelt advanced classes and self defense classes at a huge karate school (over 1200 students). Through the years I made notes of the techniques that people could use the day they learned them and the ones that wasted time. This book has step by step descriptions and pictures of self defense techniques that anyone can learn in a matter of minutes.
Nutritional Guide for the Mixed Martial Artist: Maximizing Your MMA Nutrition For Massive Performance Enhancements
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
More of today's high level athletes, including mixed martial artists, are beginning to think hard about the nutritional strategies that they can begin using in order to boost their performance levels higher and make the absolute most of their training plan. This book can show you key things that you need to know about your diet and nutrition so you can become stronger and a better mma fighter
Selecting the Best Martial Arts Class for Your Child
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Parenting » Physical fitness
A concise book that offers insight in the difference between Martial Arts. This book will give the Parent solid information on what to look for, what they are seeing and questions to ask a prospective instructor for their child.
The Lazy Man's Guide to Grappling - (Brazilian jiu-jitsu, BJJ, Wrestling, etc.)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Lazy Man's Guide to Grappling is a hilarious look at what some grapplers do to cope in the hard charging grappling environment. It exposes the truth about grappling that is never discussed but everyone thinks about. We are all guilty of some of the Lazy Man's practices to varying degrees. This book exposes: -The Lazy Man's Takedowns -The Truth about Warmups -Magic Funk Taps and much more
Martial Musings - 32 Types of Exercise for Martial Artists
Series: Martial Musings, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
This eBook does NOT contain a list of different specific exercises or details on how to perform exercises. This is something a little more audacious, this is a list of different types of exercise and why, as a martial artist, they can benefit you.
Black Belt in One Year - A Manifesto
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports
Here is what I want to "manifest" in this book. My goal is to wake people up to the fact that just because "everyone" says something is so, that doesn't necessarily make it so. This book is based on my first hand experience as a teacher. The goal is to "make manifest" what has been ingnored, forgotten or never really understood in the west regarding how the martial arts really work.
Martial Musings - The Ten Things That Martial Artists Need To Know
Series: Martial Musings, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
There are many things that are important but here are some of the things that are particularly important... These ten things range from the purely philosophical (possibly almost spiritual - depending on your definition of that term) that will help you to be more, through to the purely pragmatic tips that will help you to do more (in your preferred martial art or arts).
To Dance With Death (A Practical Guide To Mastering The Art Of The Sword)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(2.00 from 1 review)
This is an instructional manual on the proper use of the sword. You will learn everything you need to know about the swords use within these pages. This book is not written to be a philosophical work, it teaches the use of the sword as weapon, for killing other men, it's that simple. The gifts one gains from the swords use only come from learning it authentically, and that is what I teach.
My Ninjas: Choosing A Martial Arts School
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Many people dream about learning martial arts. When they finally take the plunge, they often jump in blindly, without being able to articulate exactly what they hope to get out of their training. This book helps students clarify their own training goals while providing objective ways to evaluate schools and questions for potential teachers.