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How To Do Chi Sao: Wing Chun Sticky Hands
By Sam Fury
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by SurviveTravel.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Chi Sao (Sticky Hands) is a Wing Chun Kung Fu training exercise used to develop touch sensitivity (as well as having many other benefits). This publication contains over 25 detailed drills/exercises with clear illustrations. The progressive manner in which the exercises are presented means anyone can work their way from basic hand positioning all the up to Free Flowing Chi Sao.
Pragmatic Karate
By Mark Jennings
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 54,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Can training in the martial arts help you in everyday life? In Pragmatic Karate Mark Jennings argues that it certainly can. Provided you have a thorough grounding in the principles of this ancient fighting art and take the right approach, both physically and mentally, the karate moves you learn in the dojo can prove invaluable in a confrontation. This is a detailed work from a karate practitioner
Dragon Touch
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 12. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Jing Tao Kung Fu's Diamond Palm Training Methods of Brick & Concrete Patio Slab breaking is but one technique found in its arsenal of breaking. We also employ Coconut Alley (Coconut breaking techniques) as well as Pulsing Hand and Pressing Palm Brick & Concrete Patio Slab breaking techniques.
Fighters Wanted! The Amateur MMA Seminar
By Josh Kooy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
To break into the fight business you need two things: fighting ability and this book! An enjoyable read from start to finish, Fighters Wanted! The Amateur MMA Seminar is also designed to be revisited again and again as a reference book. Get the promoters asking for you to fight on their card! Learn the proper way to drill and train without spending all day at the gym! Do you have what it takes?
Mindfulness with Tai Chi
By Mikael Lykkegaard Have
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Meditation
The combination of the physical Tai Chi exercises and the meditation on the fluent, calm and beautiful movements enhances the motivation and the exercises can be done anywhere – even without complete serenity around you.
To Dance With Death (A Practical Guide To Mastering The Art Of The Sword)
By Thomas Foster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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.
50 Diet Tips for MMA and Combat Sports
By Mike Leng
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Help set up and implement a diet that gets results and works in the real world with '50 Diet tips for MMA and Combat Sports'.
The Martial Artist's Health, Wellness, and Lifestyle Handbook
By Mark McAnaney
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
If you want to make lifestyle changes to become the healthier athlete you deserve to be and don't know where to start, this little fast reading handbook is here to help you begin on a strong foot!
One Last Thing: The Untold History Of The Martial Arts Philosophy
By Paul Read
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
What if, in a dialog between the past and the present, between the real and the fictitious, innovative writers and fighters such as Bruce Lee, Alan Watts, Marshall McLuhan, Kwai Chang Caine, Carl Young, and Lao Tzu were brought back to life and transported to the present so they might raise an index finger, lean forward and whisper knowingly, “Oh, before I forget, One Last Thing!"
Basic Strategies, Tactics and Moves
By Robert Agar-Hutton
Series: Martial Musings, Book 6. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Strategies, tactics and combat moves. The strategies will apply to everyone no matter what martial art(s) you study. The tactics may or may not apply to your art(s) but I hope that many will. Also, hopefully, the combat moves that I am going to explain will be sufficiently generic that they are either in the art(s) you study or can be added quite simply.
Raw Desire (MMA Romance)
By PJ Chase
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Julie King has a thing for bad boys. So when a hunky MMA fighter takes an interest in her, she falls for him hard. But has she gotten in over her head? Note: This is a prequel short story. Also check out the full length novel follow up "Raw Passion" and "Going Long 4 Book Boxed Set."
A Mental Attitude Towards Breaking
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Performing an impossible task is an amazing way to increase your brain’s capacity for acceptance of feats beyond the norm.
Martial Musings - In Defence Of Self
By Robert Agar-Hutton
Series: Martial Musings, Book 5. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
This eBook is going to discuss Self Defence. It's not filled with 'DEADLY', 'SECRET', 'MILITARY' stuff that's too dangerous for normal people to learn... No it's filled with something much more important, the mental skills, attitudes and knowledge that you need to have, so that the physical skills that you have learned at a martial arts school will really work!!!
The Paper Tigers
By Allan David Ondash
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 287,640. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The Paper Tigers is the "Hell's Kitchen" of martial arts. It peers into the deepest corners of martial adeptness with microscopic precision in a gallant effort to expose many fraudulent practitioners and counterfeit claims.
Drops Against the Stone--Rants and Ravings of a Martial Arts Eccentric
By Brandon Sieg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,460. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
After teaching martial arts for years the author has seen it all and has an opinion on most. Drops is a compilation of essays to educate beyond the mat. It goes to the heart of things. Chances are something relates to your own martial path. From training to trends in the martial arts and society, you won’t always agree with him, but Drops will challenge you to sincerely pursue the martial way.
Pressing Palm
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Here, I would like to touch on the many physical aspects of proper or correct body Movements as pertained to this particular endeavor of Board, Brick, or Cement breaking.
Martial Musings - 32 Types of Exercise for Martial Artists
By Robert Agar-Hutton
Series: Martial Musings, Book 4. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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.
Martial Musings - The Seven Keys To Movement
By Robert Agar-Hutton
Series: Martial Musings, Book 3. Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The most important thing in ANY martial art is movement - if you stay still you are a ‘sitting target’ - sitting targets tend to get hit, and that’s BAD!!! This short eBook introduces you to the Seven Keys - these topics are suitable for martial artists of any level.
Pulsing Hand
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Short power is one thing. In fact, short power is a useful skill to have. But if someone claims that they can shoot energy into a brick and break it with a soft touch, they should be able to demonstrate this ability in a way that cannot be explained away by physics, leverage, or body mechanics.
The Reality of Pressure Points
By Bruce Everett Miller
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Bruce Everett Miller is experienced in Chinese and Western medical practices and is the chief instructor of the Quan Li K'an style of martial arts. This short eBook discusses Pressure Points and if there is indeed something there that works for self-defense.