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Is Arrow American Television’s Unwitting Take on the Kung Fu Underworld of Chinese Literature?

Is Arrow American Television’s Unwitting Take on the Kung Fu Underworld of Chinese Literature?

Secret symbols of power, martial arts-practicing heroes and villains, societies populated by outcasts — find out how this 21st-century superhero series resembles Tang-dynasty Chinese literature.
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Meet Cris Cyborg, the MMA Fighter With the Best Chance of Defeating Ronda Rousey

Meet Cris Cyborg, the MMA Fighter With the Best Chance of Defeating Ronda Rousey

Cristiane Justino Venancio Santos is a Brazilian MMA fighter who’s been called the biggest threat to Ronda Rousey’s dominance in the UFC. Find out who she is and where she comes from.
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How to Use the Combat Concepts of Legendary Swordsman Miyamoto Musashi in 21st Century Self-Defense

How to Use the Combat Concepts of Legendary Swordsman Miyamoto Musashi in 21st Century Self-Defense

The martial artist who penned The Book of Five Rings incorporated tons of timeless wisdom into his work. This tutorial will help you glean maximum meaning from the ancient text.
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Classics of Martial Arts Cinema: Hero, Starring Jet Li and Donnie Yen

Classics of Martial Arts Cinema: Hero, Starring Jet Li and Donnie Yen

Hero was a bona fide hit in theaters! Find out what went into making this Chinese martial arts film a success — and why its successor House of Flying Daggers didn’t fare so well.
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Ultimate Kicking: The Push Kick Can Add Speed and Power to Your Taekwondo Tool Box

Ultimate Kicking: The Push Kick Can Add Speed and Power to Your Taekwondo Tool Box

A student of taekwondo authority Y.H. Park dissects the mechanics of the push kick and outlines a number of drills that can lead you to proficiency.
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Learn the Secret of Faster and Stronger Strikes

Learn the Secret of Faster and Stronger Strikes

A martial artist/biomechanics researcher reveals the key to quicker striking. It’s all about what happens in your brain right before you execute the technique, he says.
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The Grandmaster: Why You Should See This Ip Man Biopic

The Grandmaster: Why You Should See This Ip Man Biopic

Western critics loved this film about Bruce Lee’s teacher even though most of them probably missed the numerous nods to the true martial arts lifestyle.
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