... And the Dragon teaches us to ride the wind. - Shaolin proverb
United Combat Arts is a school for instruction, training, and research into all martial styles, systems, sciences, and arts.
Although there are hundreds of martial disciplines, a general classification can be determined by their final objective.
Classification of Disciplines:
cultivating both the mind and skill set from a traditional warrior approach; emphasis on honor, discipline, and perseverance.
designed for the ring and/or cage; emphasis on sporting victory and developing the prizefighter or champion
for self-illumination, inner peace, and health; emphasis on meditation, often coupled with an understanding of philosophical and/or religious principles.
- REALITY BASED:
devised for the modern "street" scenario; emphasis on avoidance, awareness, and self-defense including weapon(s) usage and disarms.
created for or derived from traditional and competitive arts for the purpose of entertainment; emphasis on athleticism, agility, story-telling, and presentation.
blending techniques and principles from several schools of thought.