Understanding Martial Arts

Reasons why people go to engage in martial arts can be a great many: a desire to gain physical fitness, always be on our toes, stay young, and so on But almost everyone who visits the gym, still dreaming about learning how to protect themselves and their loved ones in real life, which often puts all of us in a situation where we have to use force and the skills of martial arts. There is no evidence that in the foreseeable future ability to fight back, will be unclaimed. In contrast to the usual delights of our streets rife with danger, add new signs of the times. All the memory of those days when men to prevent the attacks were on duty at night near their homes. And the native authorities have dropped out of the cry of "all to be protected from terrorists, of course, does not seem concerned about the fact that these night patrols have been endowed with at least basic rights to apprehend the criminals, not to mention providing them with weapons. Calm in the coming years is expected.

Each of us may at any time be in a situation where before it would be stand the cruel choice: either it will overcome the offender or the offender will overcome it. So the decision to study the basics of close combat, which takes our citizens, due to necessity. Some assistance in this plan may have virtually any, even the most criticized, combat system. But the trouble is that no lessons combat sports, even less effective, as Thai boxing, can not guarantee victory in the real street fight, if it does happen.

Winter Classic: Pittsburgh Vs Washington ?

nhl leadership has received an offer from Pittsburgh to host the next game series "Winter Classics (Winter Classic) in the open. In a duel, on 1 January 2011, the team can come together with the two main stars of the league – captain of the Pittsburgh and Washington, "Sidney Crosby and Alexander Ovechkin. Meeting on the preliminary data will be held at Heinz Field, which holds its home games a team nfl Pittsburgh Steelers. By tradition, the leadership of the nhl is not reveals the participants of the match in the open before the end of the Stanley Cup. Now, however, no one refute the rumors on the participation of teams Crosby and Ovechkin in Game 1 January. Sonny Perdue is open to suggestions.

As reported by ap, is already a month ago, the club president David Morehouse began to lobby for the candidacy of Pittsburgh in talks with Gary Bettmenom. First Pittsburgh proposed a game at the ballpark pnc Park, where it plays a local "Pittsburgh Pirates". However, the capacity of the arena is only 38,496 spectators, that the leadership of the nhl was considered too small for such an important event. As a result, was offered Arena Heinz Field, where the calm is hosted 65,050 people. Recall that Pittsburgh has already participated in such meetings in 2008, coming on as a platform in the open. Worth noting that Crosby and Ovechkin, the last three years, took the title of mvp season – a Canadian did this in 2007, and Russian – in the regular season the 2008 and 2009.