The Sports: Martial Arts: (Submission Fighting and MMA Martial Arts )


Mixed Martial Arts is a relatively new and politically correct term for a sport that has been called Submission Fighting, No Holds Barred, Total Fighting, Anything Goes etc. Mixed Martial Arts incorporates the best of well established Martial Arts. Techniques from Jiu-Jitsu, Submission grappling, Muay Thai, Boxing, etc., are combined to create an all-around fighting style. The common denominator is reality. Testing what works within the limits of safety. Full contact. Mixed Martial Arts delivers what martial arts has promised for so long. Something exciting, and something that works. Other names for MMA sports include Vale Tudo, Shootfighting, Pankration and Submission Fighting Submission Fighting and MMA Martial Arts Sports.

Submission wrestling (also known as submission fighting, submission grappling , sport grappling, or simply as no- gi ) or combat wrestling (in Japan ), is a formula of competition and a general term for martial arts and combat sports that focus on clinch and ground fighting with the aim of obtaining a submission through the use of submission holds. (wikipedia)