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La Canne: Savate’s Walking-Stick Weapon Art

Monday, July 7th, 2014

The French developed the walking stick into a formidable self-defense tool that became known as la canne. Learn how it was adopted into traditional savate training in the 1800s and has remained part of the kicking art ever since!
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Savate: The French Manly Art of Self-Defense

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

In March 1967, Black Belt gave the martial arts world its first in-depth exposure to savate. Read the first part of the article here, then pick up a copy of the April/May 2013 issue to learn how the French fighting art influenced Bruce Lee’s jeet kune do.
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