The Complete Martial Arts Student
The Master Guide to Basic and Advanced Classroom Strategies for Learning Martial Arts
Martina Sprague provides a unique system for a student to begin to learn interactively, so that they not only learn individual techniques but come to understand why the technique is used, the philosophy behind it and how it can be tailored to their own individual needs. Such an approach maximises the value a student gets from their instructor, as it goes beyond the mechanics of a technique, and provides a foundation for the student to further develop their own understanding of all martial arts (and will help the student to learn much faster and more independently.
Make learning an active process, and a more effective process. Giving hundreds of examples of techniques from the leading disciplines Martina Sprague is a guide for all martial arts students and outlines the techniques, and common problems, they will encounter during training. For:
- Kickboxing and many more
This study is about making your education in martial arts more profitable by showing you why rather than what to learn.
This is an invaluable companion for everyone studying a martial art, including the basic skills of punching, kicking and self-defence. Martina Sprague helps every student to understand what they are learning and how to use it to learn independently.
Martina Sprague has studied martial arts since 1987. She is a professional kickboxer and has a black belt in Kenpo Karate and street freestyle. She is a widely published author on martial arts, including ‘Complete Kickboxing’.