External Martial Arts DVDs Published by YMAA
Analysis of Shaolin Chin Na by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
The first program in the Chin Na DVD series. Chin Na is the art of joint locks and manipulation of acupuncture cavities. Chin Na speed and power training are included.
Chin Na In Depth—Advanced Practical by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Dr. Yang's best Chin Na DVD. The final stage of your Chin Na training is to master a few techniques until they are an instant reflex.
Chin Na In Depth—Courses 1 - 4 by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
"Chin Na" means "Seize Control". 34 finger, hand, and joint-locking techniques taught with attention to detail by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming.
Chin Na In Depth—Courses 5 - 8 by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Learn Chin Na (Qin Na) for controlling and incapacitating your opponent with 30 finger, hand, and joint-locking techniques. Dr. Yang shows corrections for common mistakes, as students demonstrate the techniques.
Chin Na In Depth—Courses 9 - 12 by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
43 finger, hand, and joint-locking Chin Na techniques, including Leg Wrestling and Chin Na for defense and counter-attacking against a Chin Na!
Facing Violence—7 Things Every Martial Artist Must Know by Rory Miller
Rory Miller explores seven areas of self-defense training for the most common types of street violence, so you will not be vulnerable to a potentially deadly violent assault or training yourself to go to jail.
Joint Locks by Rory Miller
In this video, Rory Miller makes the case that the problem is not with the locks themselves, but with our teaching methods. A principles-based approach allows relative beginners to improvise joint locks with one hour of training.
Knife Defense—Traditional Techniques Against Dagger by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
These defense techniques can significantly help you avoid knife injuries when you are attacked outside of a training context.
Kung Fu Body Conditioning 1—Traditional Training for Endurance and Power by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Dr. Yang and the students of the YMAA Retreat Center's full-time kung fu training program instruct exercises for developing endurance and power, with a special section on qigong meditation.
Kung Fu Body Conditioning 2—Traditional Training for Endurance and Power by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming and the students of the YMAA Retreat Center's long-term kung fu training program instruct intermediate-level body conditioning exercises.
Kung Fu for Kids—A Fun Workout for Kids by Ben Warner, Nicholas C. Yang
Start the young martial artist in the family on a good path! Boys & Girls, Ages 5 - 12. Based on the very popular YMAA Children's kung fu program.
Kung Fu for Teens by Ben Warner
Specially designed for teenagers, this workout will develop your body, speed, and power while you learn real kung fu techniques. For ages 11 & up.
Logic of Violence by Rory Miller
Rory Miller bridges the gap between the study of traditional self-defense and the reality of the most common types of violent attacks in this interactive seminar.
Mastering Krav Maga 3-DVD set Vol 3: Firearm Defenses by David Kahn
Chief Instructor David Kahn teaches essential techniques (beginner to expert) to defend against all manners of firearm threats from carjackings to bayonet-type attacks from the brown and advanced black belt levels of the Israeli krav maga curriculum
Mastering Krav Maga 5-DVD set Vol. 2: Impact & Edged Weapon Defenses by David Kahn
Chief Instructor David Kahn teaches essential techniques (beginner to expert) to defend against all manners of impact and edged weapon attacks from the green, blue, brown, and black belt levels of the Israeli krav maga curriculum.
Mastering Krav Maga 6-DVD set by David Kahn
Israeli Krav Maga Association U.S. Chief Instructor David Kahn teaches essential techniques to defend against all manners of unarmed attack from the yellow, orange, and green belt levels of the Israeli krav maga curriculum (beginner to advanced).
Neigong - Martial Qigong for Internal Power by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Develop your internal energy (Qi) with Master Yang by training Neigong, martial arts qigong.
Northern Shaolin Sword—Sequences and Applications by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Master the King of the Short Weapons! Three Sequences, Key Techniques, 15 Two-Person Matching Drills, Fighting Strategies, and over 50 Martial Applications in this DVD by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming.
Saber—Fundamental Training by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Dr. Yang teaches the fundamental techniques, solo drills, and 2-person matching practice of Saber (Dao) training for all martial art styles.
Sanchin Kata—The Root of Karate Power by Kris Wilder
The ancient Sanchin Kata, or 'Three Battles Sequence', can be traced back to the roots of karate. Some consider it the missing link between Chinese kung fu and Okinawan karate.
Scaling Force: Dynamic decision making under threat of violence by Rory Miller, Lawrence A. Kane
Learn about your full range of options during a violent encounter, from skillfully doing nothing to applying deadly force, and the legal consequences.
Shaolin Kung Fu—Fundamental Training by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Shaolin Kung Fu stretching, punches, kicks and stances will benefit your health, and are a vital part of all martial artists' training.
Shaolin Long Fist Kung Fu Advanced Sequences Part Two (2) DVD set by Nicholas C. Yang
Advanced kung fu sequences San Lu Cha Quan and Si Lu Ben Za build upon skills learned from intermediate training. 8 hours on 2 DVDs.
Shaolin Long Fist Kung Fu—Advanced Sequences Part One (2) DVD set by Nicholas C. Yang
Advanced kung fu sequences San Lu Pao and Taizu Changquan build upon skills learned from intermediate training. 8 hours on 2 DVDs.
Shaolin Long Fist Kung Fu—Basic Sequences by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Learn 3 basic sequences of Shaolin Kung Fu with nearly 200 martial applications, and over an hour of DVD-only extra content including a stretching and warming up section, and the history of Shaolin Kung Fu.
Shaolin Long Fist Kung Fu—Intermediate Sequences 2-DVD set by Nicholas C. Yang
4 intermediate-level Shaolin Long Fist kung fu sequences & their martial applications. Dr. Yang discusses each sequence. 2-DVD Set.
Shaolin Saber—Basic Sequences by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Saber training develops the fundamental skills required for all other short weapons training, and it is traditionally the first short weapon learned in Chinese martial arts.
Shaolin Staff—Basic Sequences by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Learn the first two staff sequences taught in Shaolin Kung Fu. Includes solo and partner drills and martial applications.
Shaolin White Crane Gong Fu (Kung Fu)—Basic Training Courses 3 & 4 by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Solo and Partner Kung Fu Basics, Sparring, and the Bridge Hands and Shan He Quan Sequences with Martial Applications.
Shaolin White Crane Kung Fu (Gong Fu) Basic Training Courses 1 & 2 by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Kung fu fundamentals, including the history of White Crane Kung Fu, basic qigong, stances, movements, Jin patterns, hand techniques, & the Qi Xing Quan sequence with martial applications.
Shuai Jiao Kung Fu Wrestling—Fundamental Defense Techniques by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Dr. Yang teaches traditional kung fu wrestling for taking down an opponent. Shuai Jiao specializes in countering against punching and kicking, using defense as the offense.
Sword—Fundamental Training by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming teaches the fundamental techniques, solo drills, and 2-person matching practice for Sword training. Sword training raises the Spirit to a higher level of awareness and focus, and is considered the greatest achievement in Chinese martial arts.
Taekwondo Black Belt: Original Koryo and Koryo by Richard Chun, Ph.D., Doug Cook
Learn both versions of the most popular Taekwondo form in the world, Koryo and the rarely-taught Original Koryo, with martial applications.
YMAA 25-Year Anniversary by Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming
Video footage and photographs of Dr. Yang and YMAA students w dozens of performances of Kung Fu and Taiji sequences, award-winning demonstrations, and interviews.