Combat sports

  I. Introduction Combat sports are physical activities that involve fighting against an opponent using specific combat techniques. They have diverse cultural and historical origins around the world, but all share similarities in terms of discipline, rigor and respect. The purpose of this article is to present the most popular combat sports in the world and to highlight their physical and mental benefits, while pointing out the potential risks associated with their practice. II. The most popular combat sports in the world Boxing: a combat sport that consists of punching the opponent with the fists, very popular worldwide ....


Savate: an ethical, aesthetic and efficient combat sport

Savate, also known as French boxing, is a combat sport that uses mainly kicks to defend and attack the opponent. It originated in France in the 19th century, where it was practiced by sailors and dockworkers in the ports of Marseille and Normandy. Today, savate is practiced in many countries around the world, especially in Europe and Asia. Savate techniques Savate is a discipline that emphasizes technicality and precision of movements. The kicks, which are the main weapon of savate, are very varied and can be performed with different parts of the foot, from the heel to the toes.