Martial Arts By: Jennifer Hilton
Varieties of Martial arts • Tae Kwon Do • Jujitsu • Tai Chi • Capoeira • Kung Fu • Ninjitsu • Jeet Kune Do
Tae Kwon Do This form of martial arts uses a lot of kicks because the Koreans that developed this art were fighting against enemies on horses.
Jujitsu Jujitsu, or Judo, is a form of martial arts that uses pressure points and joint locks to control opponents.
Tai Chi Tai Chi is a very calming art. Artists use their opponents’ own energy against them.
Capoeira Eyes are always on your target in this form. Also, balance is set very low to the ground, so you can bend and dodge easily.
Kung Fu Kung Fu imitates animals and elements.
Ninjitsu Ninjitsu is the art of stealthy movements and camouflage.
Jeet Kune Do Bruce Lee, a very famous martial artist, came up with his very own Martial Arts called Jeet Kune Do.