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GUP Test

Tomorrow is the day! Tomorrow morning is our GUP test. Please arrive early to your respective test. All those students testing for GREEN BELT & BELOW please arrive by 8:45am as your test will start promptly at 9:00am. All those students currently GREEN BELT & ABOVE please arrive by 10:45am as your test will start […]
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The Mysterious Origins of Kung Fu

In Chinese ‘Kung’ means energy and ‘Fu’ means time. Kung Fu is any practice that requires time, patience, and energy to master. So it does not only stand for the martial art that is synonymous with that name. Kung Fu became popular in the West with the coming of Chinese action movies depicting it. Martial […]
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A History of Taekwondo

Tang Soo Do is a Korean martial art very similar in style to Taekwondo. A Korean martial art, Taekwondo is a combination of self-defense and combat skills. It is used as a form of defense and makes use of the whole body. It includes skillful application of techniques like dodges, blocks, kicks, and punches. For […]
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A History of Mixed Martial Arts

As the name suggests, Mixed Martial Arts is a combination of martial arts and combat sports. The term was said to be coined in the 1990s, but it has long been a part of the history and culture of various countries under different names. The full-contact sport may be relatively new, but has been getting […]
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