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Fight Choreography: The Art of Non-Verbal Dialogue by John Kreng

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Three Major Approaches to Combat: Art, Sport, and Self-Defense

There are differences between the three approaches to fighting. They are interrelated in certain ways and they have things in common, but their application and emphasis on technique creates differences between the three.

Someone who doesn’t know anything about martial arts probably cannot differentiate between a combative sport, an art, and a self-defense system. Even people who have been practicing for a while still wouldn’t know the difference unless they were able to step back and take a look at what they’re doing.

It is important to know what aspect of the specific martial art you are using to choreograph for your fight.

Common Ground among All Three Concepts

As mentioned earlier, ...

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