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  • Bruce Lee's Influence On American Culture

    influence on American society through his martial arts. He was one of the first pioneers of mixed martial artist by his own developed fighting style and inspired many American fighters. By choreographing his own martial arts in his movies, he changed the perspective of Chinese culture and exposed it in America. Bruce lee overcame much diversity between his American culture and his Chinese and fought to expose his philosophy and martial arts. Martial arts were Bruce lee’s main passion and…

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  • The Positive And Negative Aspects Of Wrestling

    Since the time of the Greeks and Romans, wrestlers have competed both on the battle field and at home to see who will win. Many sports advertise challenging competition similar to that of wrestling, but very few can follow through with these promises. This happens because these other sports do not build themselves on set standards such as mental and physical strength and technique. These important parts of wrestling have set it apart for centuries. As a wrestler, I know that these standards make…

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  • Essay On Musashi

    Q) How did technological advancements or limitations of this person’s age shape his or her ideas? During the age in which Musashi was practicing his unique fighting style the way of the samurai martial art was very developed. Many trained with bow, spear, or staff but it was the sword that was their soul. Even though gunpowder was in in limited use Musashi focuses more on the soul of the samurai, the sword. His technique of using two swords, a long sword in the right and a short in the left,…

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  • Hero Character Analysis

    For example, the ancestors have taught people writing, farming, and martial art. In today’s day some of the technique has not changed, the writing system, and learning martial arts. The Chinese writing system is very unique; and it has complex signs instead of alphabets as we see in any other languages. The sign represents a word and traditionally it is written in columns…

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  • Personal Narrative: My Experience With Martial Arts

    bodies and voices can name the source of some of our experience. In searching for the true “naming” of what makes a person who they are, I am pulled back into somatic memory and called to reflect on my experiences with martial arts. At a young age I was drawn to the etiquette of martial arts. As well as the mental fortitude and physical conditioning. I was drawn to the ritual. Bowing to the whole room and teacher each time I entered the Dōjō. Shake with two hands, instead of one, to show…

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  • Ultimate Fighting Championship Case Study

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is the largest mixed martial arts company in the world featuring most of the top-ranked fighters in the sport. Based in the United States, the UFC produces events worldwide. The organization has nine weight divisions and abides by the Unified Rules of Mixed Martial Arts. The UFC has held over 300 events, mostly in America with the exception of a handful around the world in the last couple of years. Dana White is the current president and spokesman of the…

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  • Rhonda Rousey Men's Fitness Analysis

    physicality that will let them fit into society's “mold”. According to Devor, femininity is described by how a woman acts, looks, and portrays herself. However, there is one woman who disallows that from happening. Ronda Rousey, an American mixed martial artist and judoka, who recently graced the cover of Men’s Fitness, Australia, constantly breaks down barriers that come her way. By Rousey being on the cover of Men’s Fitness, she tears down both misogynistic values in society, as well as,…

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  • Why I Love Brazin Jiu Jitsu Essay

    part of a Martial Art base in ground fighting that developing environment and gradually excels their ability to use grappling.(1) My best friend, Mark Bermudez wanted me to watch the Ultimate Fighting Championships (UFC) cage fighters in 2010. Unlike WWE this is not staged fighting, but in opponents are actually physically fighting. I was hooked. I decided to follow my dream. On April 28, 2013 I started to search on the internet for where was the place exactly in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA).…

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  • Greco-Roman Wrestling History

    wrestling bout is where two competitors compete in a physical competition who attempt to achieve and retain an more advantageous position. The military has also integrated wrestling techniques into their hand-to-hand combat systems as well as other martial arts.Wrestling is considered the oldest sport known to mankind; although there are multiple styles of wrestling the two that are performed in the Olympics are Freestyle and Greco-Roman. Just as they stay prostitution is…

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  • Essay On Pankration

    Because of this emphasis on the individual, sports in ancient Greece largely excluded team competitions. In this paper, I will be focusing on the combat sport, Pankration, the history, rules and regulation, and how it has influenced the modern mixed martial arts. I will also be adding of why the combat sports are still growing in popularity and human’s attraction towards violence. Pankration was the most violent event in the…

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