Karate Science

Author: J. D. Swanson, PHD
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594394601
Size: 64.59 MB
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Dynamics, motion, and sensation are karate’s connective tissue—and they are the heart of this book. As a lifelong student of martial arts, J. D. Swanson, PhD, had searched through piles of books on form and function.

Karate Science

Author: J. D. Swanson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781594394591
Size: 32.94 MB
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Draws on examples from several styles of karate and other martial arts to explain the biomechanics of dynamic movement and apply that knowledge to improve techniques.

Fight Like A Physicist

Author: Jason Thalken, PhD
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594393397
Size: 66.30 MB
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An in-depth look into the physics behind martial arts Whether you are an experienced martial artist or a curious enthusiast, this book gives you an “unfair advantage” by unraveling the complex science of effective fighting techniques ...

Sumo For Mixed Martial Arts

Author: Andrew Zerling
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594394105
Size: 59.14 MB
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This book features • In-depth demonstrations of 48 sumo kimarite (winning moves) with step-by-step instructions • Over 300 photos • Case studies of famous rikishi (sumo wrestlers) • Discussion of sumo’s development, rules, and ...

Tsuku Kihon

Author: Luis Bernardo Mercado
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1477289283
Size: 46.45 MB
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This book is a result of that effort. This 2nd Edition also has beautiful original artwork by Nobu Kaji and Egil Thomson.

The Anatomy Of Martial Arts

Author: Norman Link
Publisher: Ulysses Press
ISBN: 1569757879
Size: 42.15 MB
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THE ULTIMATE TRAINING SUPPLEMENT FOR MARTIAL ARTISTS With detailed anatomical drawings, this book precisely illustrates the inner workings of your body during key martial arts moves.

Biomechanics Of Human Motion

Author: Emeric Arus, Ph.D.
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1466563230
Size: 10.80 MB
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Divided into four parts, the book covers: The musculoskeletal anatomy of the major muscles, their functions, and the different roles of the muscles in human mechanics The biomechanical and physiological foundations of human motion, ...

The Textbook Of Modern Karate

Author: Teruyuki Okazaki
Publisher: Kodansha Amer Inc
ISBN:
Size: 11.16 MB
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Demonstrates basic stances, punches, striking techniques, blocks, and kicks, and suggests training procedures and drills

The Art And Science Of Staff Fighting

Author: Joe Varady
Publisher: YMAA Publication Center, Inc.
ISBN: 1594394121
Size: 62.74 MB
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NINE LEVELS, EASY TO EXPERT This book stands apart from other staff training manuals. While most titles focus on forms and twirling, The Art and Science of Staff Fighting emphasizes the dynamics of combat.