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A beautiful masculinity

In the cool shadows of a modest theatre three men shuffle, lunge and swerve with hypnotic artistry. The contortion of their bare arms and torsos imitate the ‘physical gestures of Khmer boxing vocabulary’ in an elegant portrayal of the fighter’s psyche and colours of his every day. 811 more words

ក្បាច់គុណល្បុក្កត្តោខ្មែរ (Bokator, Cambodian Traditional Martial​ Art)

Bokator, Cambodian Traditional Martial Art or more formally, Labokator (ល្បុក្កតោ) is one of oldest Khmer Art performance which includes weapons techniques. It’s known as One of the oldest existing fighting systems in Cambodia, and was the armies before Angkor 1700 years ago. 143 more words


Video 171: Bokator - Ông nội của Muay Thái?

Bokator là một môn võ thuật của Campuchia với kĩ thuật tương tự Muay Thái và có thêm đòn nằm. Cùng chí lớn với các nhà nghiên cứu võ thuật Việt Nam, nhiều võ sư Bokator cũng tuyên bố môn này là cha của Muay Boran (suy ra nó là ông nội của Muay Thái). 97 more words

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Training in SE Asia

My time training in Cambodia has made me realise that, whilst there are so many martial arts that I want to try, I need to focus on the few that help me as a martial artist now. 393 more words

The next 3 months


In 1 day I will be leaving South Korea and heading to South East Asia for 3 months of Martial Arts training.

In the last 2 years I have been practicing Hapkido and for the last year Kickboxing. 180 more words

10 Insane Martial Arts You’ve Never Heard Of

We’ve all seen the Hollywood “wire-fu” and the Chuck Norris white-boy karate. Everybody knows about the Segal arm snap and the Van Dammeballerina kick. Even the popular modern mixed martial arts combat sports are dominated by a fairly rigid set of styles that often result in grueling grappling matches, methodically paced Brazilian jiujitsu, and run-of-the-mill hybrid kickboxing. 1,594 more words


2 ugers intensiv Bokator træning, Siem Reap pt. 2, 2012

Gør klar til træning.

Jordin var med til 2 træninger og kom ikke ud af sengen dagen efter. 20 dages druk på thai-øerne er heller ikk den bedste optakt! 19 more words

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