"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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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).
- 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.
- 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.
- Présentation Planetboxe www
Présentation de nouvelles sur la boxe, Planetboxe, articles, agenda, galerie. Planetboxe.
- 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.
- Une La boxe pieds-poings www
Une présentation de la boxe française, boxe pieds-poings, du full-contact, du kick-boxing et du muay thaï. La boxe pieds-poings.
- Présente Cos Villers www
Présente les activités que propose ce club de boxe française et canne de combat. Villers. Villers-lès-Nancy, Meurthe-et-Moselle (54). France. Cos Villers.
- 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.
- Programs, Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do Grappling Association www
Programs, Fan Jeet Kune Do Grappling Association, biography, law enforcement seminars and philosophy of Larry Hartsell, instructor under Dan Inosanto. [Los Angeles, California] Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do Grappling Association.
- 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.
- Schools, Kickboxing.com www
Schools, Kickboxing.com, photos, links, chat, software and related information. Kickboxing.com.
- HEMA Historical European Martial Arts www
HEMA collects and distributes useful information for those researching authentic martial arts and fighting systems of medieval and Renaissance Europe. Historical European Martial Arts.
- 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