"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, 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.
- Savate Category
- Federation Internationale de Savate - Federation Internationale de Savate is the world governing body for the sport of Savate.
- European martial arts
- Combat sports
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Discussion Yahoo! Groups : Salle de Savate www
Discussion group for savateurs. Yahoo! Groups : Salle de 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).
- 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.
- An Savate - Wikipedia www
An overview of the early and modern history of the style. Savate - Wikipedia.
- 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.
- Informations Netboxe www
Informations sur la boxe. Netboxe.
- Présentation Planetboxe www
Présentation de nouvelles sur la boxe, Planetboxe, articles, agenda, galerie. Planetboxe.
- Présentation Association tunisienne de savate boxe française et kick boxing et D.A. (ATUBOF) www
Présentation de l'organisme, tunisienne de savate boxe française et kick boxing et D.A. (ATUBOF), activités, championnats, calendrier événements, liens. Tunisie. Association tunisienne de savate boxe française et kick boxing et D.A. (ATUBOF).
- 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.
- Sections Jeet Kune Do Today www
Sections on the straight lead, Kune Do Today, hooks, and developing power and speed, plus other technical and philosophical issues. Excerpts from Bruce Lee's writings. Jeet Kune Do Today.
- Articles, Personal Fighting Method/Functional Jeet Kune Do Concepts www
Personal Fighting Method/Functional Jeet Kune Do Concepts.
- 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.
- Photographs Ultimate Kickboxing Techniques www
Photographs and descriptions of various kickboxing techniques. Ultimate Kickboxing Techniques.
- A Bartitsu Forum www
A Yahoo Group forum for the study of E. Forum.W. Barton-Wright's Victorian martial art. Bartitsu Forum.
- 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.
- Alexa: Savate Western
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Savate Western
- DMOZ: Savate Western
dmoz.org Directory: Savate Western