AmeriKick Internationals Karate Championships

AmeriKick Internationals Karate Championships

The AmeriKick Internationals Karate Championships is being held on Friday and Saturday, March 28-29, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The event returns this year to the Pennsylvania Convention Center located in the historic downtown Center City District of Philadelphia and conveniently located just steps away from some our Nation’s most historical sites. Make lifetime memories by […]

The Ali Kemp Foundation

Today is a big day for The Ali Kemp Foundation they are hoping to shatter their all-time high traffic numbers…but they need your help! The Foundation’s T.A.K.E. Defense will be featured for 24 hours on starting tonight at midnight; this is a pro bono placement on the right side of the page under the […]

Get Inspired. Become a Martial Arts Athlete.

Macho is proud to say we work with these athletes. They are inspiring, innovative and talented. As summer approaches and you are wondering what to do with your children, we encourage you to check out some martial arts summer camps in your area. Hyper Martial Arts has a series of summer camps and seminars. There […]

Macho’s Riot Training Shield

Macho Riot Training Shield

See how this curved shield design gives you more strike zones when training. It offers superior shock absorption due to the curved trauma plate that is sandwiched between the layers of foam. Watch it in action.

Martial Arts Masters: Dayna Huor

Dayna Huor for Macho Martial Arts

3rd Degree Black Belt and Extreme Martial Artist 20 NASKA World Championship Titles Member of the Sideswipe Team At just two and a half years old, she began her love of martial arts. She earned her black belt in TaeKwonDo and Karate by the time she was nine. Now a 3rd degree black belt in […]

What Head Gear Features Are Most Important?

Martial Arts Sparring Gear to Avoid

In his research, Dr. Dennis K Lieu of  U.C. Berkeley says the best headgear uses foam with high energy absorbing properties. Gear that uses foam that is too hard will fail to absorb enough energy.  Foam that is too soft can compact too quickly and “bottom out” in its ability to absorb energy.  Either way, […]

Martial Arts Masters: Christine Bannon-Rodrigues

Christine Bannon Rodrigues for Macho Martial Arts

Christine Bannon-Rodrigues is the winner of over 100-major National and International Karate Tournaments.  She has won a total of over 1,000 trophies in her competitive career, as well as over 100 Grand Championships. Christine’s accomplishments at the W.A.K.O. (World Association of Karate and Kickboxing Organizations) Games has earned her several world records, including the honor […]

Is Your Head Gear Really Protecting Your Head?

Macho Headgear Safety Features

It gets tougher and tougher to know what type of martial arts headgear to buy. Sometimes students are free to buy what they want, but often the martial arts school chooses for you by stocking their store with a particular brand. How do you, or they, know what is providing the best protection? Truth is, […]

Martial Arts Masters: Jarrett Leiker

Jarrett Leiker

16-Time Sport Karate World Champion Jarrett Leiker has been a lifelong practitioner of martial arts, starting at the age of three under the instruction of his mother and father, Jill and Bob Leiker. Throughout his career, Jarrett has competed in hundreds of tournaments around the United States, Canada, Mexico and Europe. He is a 16-time […]

Macho Head Gear Testing: Built Better

Macho Headgear Test Results

Built better by design and proven safer with testing. Its a simple concept that helped our designers know how our gear performed and how it stacks up against the competition. Macho’s 30-year dedication to safety in martial arts culminated with the recruitment of fellow professionals and industry leaders to participate on a special Martial Arts […]