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Judo vs. Boxing: “Judo” Gene LeBell Defeats Boxer Milo Savage in First MMA Fight

Sunday, July 10th, 2011

For much of the world, MMA was born on November 12, 1993, when the Ultimate Fighting Championship debuted in Denver. Most martial artists know otherwise, however. They know the date was actually December 2, 1963, the day “Judo” Gene LeBell stepped into the ring to face boxer Milo Savage. Black Belt recently spoke with the
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Posted in Boxing, Grappling, Japanese Martial Arts History, Judo, Martial Arts TV, Mixed Martial Arts, Traditional Martial Artists, Ultimate Fighting Championship, Western Martial Arts History.

How Germany’s Police Handle Law-Enforcement Defensive Tactics Training

Sunday, March 20th, 2011

The art of policing doesn’t change much from one country to another.

When citizens commit crimes, the police respond and arrest them; and if a suspect resists arrest, force is frequently used. What changes a lot is how much force may be applied under the law and which martial arts techniques officers are permitted to use.

The
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Posted in Close Quarters Combat, General Martial Arts History, Jim Wagner, Law Enforcement Training, Self-Defense Experts, Western Martial Arts History.

Masayuki Shimabukuro: 2006 Weapons Instructor

Sunday, March 20th, 2011

This video biography of Masayuki Shimabukuro was presented during his induction into the 2006 Black Belt Hall of Fame as Weapons Instructor of the Year. Born in Osaka, Japan, in 1948, Masayuki Shimabukuro began his martial arts career with childhood lessons in judo, karate-do and Okinawan kobudo. Upon meeting 20th-generation grandmaster Miura Takeyuki Hidefusa,
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Posted in Japanese Martial Arts, Martial Arts Multimedia, Traditional Martial Arts Videos, Weapons Videos.