Just what is HEMA?

HEMA, which stands for Historical European martial arts, is a catch-all term that refers to the study and practice of martial arts which have been practiced throughout history on the European continent. While martial arts like wrestling and boxing have their origin in Europe, HEMA, most of the time, refers to martial arts practiced with…

Some of the Greatest Martial Arts Films of All Time

Martial Arts have been around since before civilization, with evidence wrestling, and boxing predating some of the earliest civilizations. Throughout history, people have practiced martial arts for various reasons, including combat training, discipline, self-defense, spirituality, and health and fitness. Today, people most often practice martial arts like wrestling, boxing, aikido, judo, MMA, and karate, and…

5 Female Powerhouses In Asian MMA

In the fiercely competitive world of MMA, many women are relatively new to the mainstream, leaving even fewer at the top of their game. The who’s who of the sport is seemingly always changing, so we’ve compiled a list to help you keep track of the big names and rising stars in this exciting corner…