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The 4 Commitments of Macho


Macho is the only martial arts manufacturer who has a 35 year legacy dedicated to product safety, quality standards and testing. Macho played an active role in setting the standard for martial arts sparring gear requirements, was part of the ASTM committee to develop the standard and continues to test and evaluate its gear. ..

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3 Reasons why you should buy from a Certified Reseller


Tis the season for shopping. Whether you’re shopping online or in stores, you want to know the products you’re buying live up to the manufacturer’s descriptions. Unfortunately, many overseas companies copy products and claim to be authentic. The number of websites and products for sale online, makes it impossible for companies to regulate counterfeit imposters. Macho has now started a Certified Resellers Program. When you shop for Macho Sparring Gear, look for the certified reseller logo or check the Macho Certified Reseller Listing. Don’t trust your head or your gear to just anyone. ..

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Warrior Sparring Gear is the Safest Choice


Did you know Macho Martial Arts was the first and only manufacturer to perform safety testing on sparring gear?
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Help Kick Bullying to the Curb


October is National Bullying Prevention Month. It's a time for communities to raise awareness of the bullying epidemic in the United States. Bullying effects about one in four kids in the U.S. on a regular basis. Sadly, many of these bullying cases go unnoticed and students continue to be affected by bullying in school. ..

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Has Your Sparring Gear Been Tested?


As popularity of martial arts has swept the world, so have minor injuries ranging from bruises, wrist displacements and mild head injuries. These injuries can be reduced if instructors and families follow the recommendations from safety equipment manufacturers and demand that their gear be tested for trauma protection. ..

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7 Things You Didn't Know About Macho Martial Arts


8th degree Tae Kwon Do black belt Grandmaster Soo Se Cho began Macho Martial Arts in 1980 after recognizing a need for greater safety in martial arts training and competition. For over 35 years, Macho has been setting the standards for the martial arts industry. But what is it that sets Macho apart from the rest? Here are a few things you probably didn't know about Macho products. ..

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4 Reasons to Wear a Rashguard Under Your Gi


Rashguards are a staple for no-gi grappling. They offer compression and protection without interfering with control. The benefits of wearing them are rarely debated, that is until it comes to wearing them under your gi. Those opposed to wearing the extra layer argue that they feel more restricted, that it isn't worth the extra laundry, and that competitions like IBJJF forbid them. So why is it that more and more schools are requiring their students to wear them? Here are some of the reasons why some martial artists choose to wear a rashguard under their gi. ..

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5 Martial Arts Injury Prevention Tips for Parents


There are more than 6 million kids participating in martial art classes across the United States and that number is constantly growing. So what does this mean for parents and instructors? It is becoming increasingly important to ensure your kids are staying safe and receiving the best possible martial arts education they can. Use these 5 tips to prevent injury and keep your kids safe during their training, because a safe class means a fun class! ..

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Make Sure You're Purchasing the Right Gi


What size should I buy? What weight? What color? What style? The questions can go on and on. Purchasing a gi seems like a daunting task. Uniforms are a vital part of martial arts training. We understand that getting the right one is important. This guide will help take away the confusion involved in purchasing a gi, so you can be confident you're getting the gi you need. ..

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Know How Your Headgear Stacks Up - 4 Rules For Finding The Right Gear


Teachers won’t teach a sparring class without it. Parents demand it. Adolescents need it. Insurance companies require it. It minimizes injuries while elevating safety and performance. With new studies being released on the long-term effects of concussions, martial arts headgear is more important than ever for safety of all ages. While martial arts sparring gear may look the same, poor foam density and overall construction can greatly reduce the level of impact protection. Follow these 4 rules to ensure your most important martial arts tool, your brain, gets the protection it needs during training. ..

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