"Savate" is a fighting art with roots traceable back to the streets of 18th century France. Savate reflects distinctive kicking techniques and classic boxing hand techniques. Savate is particularly popular in Europe and North Africa, with a growing following in North America. Elements which may be emphasized in its study include self defense ("savate defense") and weaponry such as "baton" and cane ("la canne"). Two forms of competitive savate kickboxing have emerged from savate, the harder-hitting "combat" and the technical "assaut". The sport aspect of savate is sometimes also known as French boxing (boxe francaise). combines many of the Western Martial Arts such a boxing, grappling, weaponry, as well as its unique forms of kicking. Savate Western Martial Arts Sports.
Savate ( French pronunciation: ), also known as boxe française, French boxing, French kickboxing or French footfighting, is a French martial art that uses the hands and feet as weapons combining elements of western boxing with graceful kicking techniques. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Savate, also known as boxe fran aise, savate boxing, French boxing or French footfighting, is a French combat sport that uses the hands and feet as weapons combining elements of English boxing with graceful kicking techniques.
- Savate Category
- Federation Internationale de Savate - Federation Internationale de Savate is the world governing body for the sport of Savate.
- Sports originating in France
- European martial arts
- Combat sports
- The Federation International of Savate www
The Federation is the international body which sets savate competition rules, International of Savate, certifies referees and holds international competitions. Newsletter, gallery, members section, and organization contact details. Federation International of Savate.
- Exists Great Britain Savate Federation www
Exists to promote savate in Great Britain, Britain Savate Federation, and to promote communication and co-operation between Savate clubs in Great Britain. Site features club listings, news, events, instructor training seminars, and a guide to terminology. Great Britain Savate Federation.
- Includes International Guild of Danse De Rue Savate www
Includes links, Guild of Danse De Rue Savate, founder's profile, products and articles, as well as an explanation of this form of savate and a list of academies certified to teach it. International Guild of Danse De Rue Savate.
- Boxe-Francaise London Savate: Authentic Kickboxing www
Boxe-Francaise Savate classes for fitness, Savate: Authentic Kickboxing, flexibility and fun at several locations in London, England. London Savate: Authentic Kickboxing.
- Photos, The Australian Savate www
Photos, Australian Savate, essays, techniques and background on savate and French weaponry. Details on classes and seminars - some offered internationally - are also provided. [Broadbeach, Queensland, Australia] The Australian Savate.
- The American Registry of Savate Instructors and Clubs (ARSIC) www
The American Registry of Savate Instructors and Clubs. Registry of Savate Instructors and Clubs (ARSIC). Contains history, club listing, news, and related links to affiliates. American Registry of Savate Instructors and Clubs (ARSIC).
- Umbrella North Atlantic Federation of Boxe-Francaise Savate and Associated Disciplines www
Umbrella association including the state associations for Maryland, Atlantic Federation of Boxe-Francaise Savate and Associated Disciplines, Delaware, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Clubs in each state are listed. [United States] North Atlantic Federation of Boxe-Francaise Savate and Associated Disciplines.
- An Savate - Wikipedia www
An overview of the early and modern history of the style. Savate - Wikipedia.
- Discussion Yahoo! Groups : Salle de Savate www
Discussion group for savateurs. Yahoo! Groups : Salle de Savate.
- An French Boxing: An Essay www
An article discussing the history and merits of French boxing (boxe francaise), Boxing: An Essay, from the Journal of Manly Arts. French Boxing: An Essay.
- Forum La zone de boxe www
Forum francophone de discussion, zone de boxe, nouvelles et ressources sur le noble art de la boxe, internationales, québecoises, françaises. Classements, chroniques, actualité, résumé de gala amateur et olympique, entrevues sur vidéo, album photos. La zone de boxe.
- Portail Muaythaitv www
Portail d'informations sur le muaythai, Muaythaitv, des vidéos, des direct lives, des news, une boutique, une base de donnée de clubs et de boxeurs. Muaythaitv.
- Présentation Boxe française savate www
Présentation et historique de ce sport, française savate, actualités, compétition, fiches techniques, photos, clubs, stages, forum et liens. Boxe française savate.
- Présentation Rennes étudiant club Boxe française (RECBF) www
Présentation de ce club de savate et boxe française et de ses activités, étudiant club Boxe française (RECBF), historique, actualités, photos. Rennes, Ille-et-Vilaine (35). France. Rennes étudiant club Boxe française (RECBF).
- Teaching Jeet Kune Do Kickboxing www
Teaching in jeet kune do, Kune Do Kickboxing, wing chun kung fu and Filipino combat escrima. [San Francisco, California] Jeet Kune Do Kickboxing.
- This Jeet Kune Do Wednesday Night Group: Redlands www
This non-profit group was founded to help define and teach the core curriculum of Bruce Lee’s jeet kune do for the purpose of preserving it. Kune Do Wednesday Night Group: Redlands. The site features articles by instructors, including member Tim Tackett, as well as discussion forums and video clips. [Redlands, California, United States] Jeet Kune Do Wednesday Night Group: Redlands.
- Photographs Ultimate Kickboxing Techniques www
Photographs and descriptions of various kickboxing techniques. Ultimate Kickboxing Techniques.
- Organization Ultimate Combat Experience www
Organization hosting official full contact kickboxing fights in Utah, Combat Experience, United States. Merchandise, rules, events, tickets, fighter registration form and fighter profiles offered. Ultimate Combat Experience.
- This Shillelagh Irish Stick-fighting www
This site posts a series of articles about the history of Irish martial arts, Irish Stick-fighting, with an emphasis on the Shillelagh, Irish Faction Fighting and the arts of Irish stick-fighting. Shillelagh Irish Stick-fighting.
- Resource The Company of Maisters www
Resource to the English arts and the Science of Defense. Company of Maisters. Information and instruction in weaponry, unarmed defense, and related historical details. The Company of Maisters.
- Alexa: Savate Western
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Savate Western
- DMOZ: Savate Western
dmoz.org Directory: Savate Western