Krabi krabong video
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Krabi krabong is a weapon-based martial art from Thailand. It is closely related to other Southeast Asian fighting styles such as Fil-Indon-Malay silat, Burmese banshay and the armed component of Cambodian bokator.
The royal bodyguard corps of King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX) are said to be highly trained experts of krabi krabong. The system’s name refers to its main weapons, namely the curved sword (krabi) and staff (krabong). Typically, two swords are wielded as a pair. Unarmed krabi krabong makes use of kicks, pressure point strikes, joint locks, holds, and throws.
The weapons of krabi krabong include the following:
- Krabi – sabre/single-edge sword
- Krabong – staff/pole
- Daab Song Mue – double swords, one in each hand[more information requested]
- Lo – shield/buckler
- Phlong – stick
- Ngao – bladed staff
- Mai sok san – a pair of clubs worn on the forearms
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