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  Grappling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Grappling refers to the gripping, handling and controlling of an opponent without the use of striking.
Grappling is used ubiquitously in freestyle or full contact fighting such as mixed martial arts.
Grappling is forbidden by some martial arts and martial arts-derived sports, for the sake of focusing on other aspects of combat such as punching, kicking or using weapons such as a sword.
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 Encyclopedia: Grappling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Grappling is an element of many martial arts, and consist of techniques for handling the opponent in very close quarters.
Grappling may be engaged in either standing or on the ground, although many standing techniques are takedowns, and thus used for forcing the opponent to an unfavourable position on the ground.
Grappling is a martial art that consists of grabbing, holding, pinning, locking, choking, etc., while on the ground.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Grappling   (1942 words)

  
 Encyclopedia topic: Grappling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Grappling is an element of many martial arts (Any of several Oriental arts of weaponless self-defense; usually practiced as a sport), and consists of techniques for handling (Manual (or mechanical) carrying or moving or delivering or working with something) the opponent in which the opponent is held or gripped rather than struck.
Grappling may be engaged in either standing or on the ground, although many standing techniques are takedowns or throw (The act of throwing (propelling something through the air with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)) s, and used for forcing the opponent to an unfavourable position on the ground.
Some martial arts have their own name for grappling; for example, in Eskrima (additional info and facts about Eskrima), grappling is normally called Dumog (additional info and facts about Dumog).
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 definition of grappling
A laying fast ho1d of; also, that by which anything is seized and held, a grapnel.
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 Encyclopedia article on Grappling [EncycloZine]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
With sufficient skill, grappling offers the possibility of controlling an opponent without injuring them, so most police staff receive some training in grappling.
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 Amazon.com: Submission Fighting Techniques: Explore similar items   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Submission Fighting Techniques is a manual for anyone interested in the martial arts.
Anyone who is a student of jiu-jitsu, submission fighting, sambo, pancration or anyother grappling art will be particularly interested.
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