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Marine Martial Arts artworkMarine Martial Arts
Double Dog Studios

Genre:Healthcare & Fitness
Price: $1.99
Release Date: September 27, 2009

The Marine Martial Arts app is the U.S. Marine Corp training manual and includes over 500 pages of great content. This app guides individual Marines, unit leaders, and close combat instructors in the proper tactics, techniques, and procedures for close combat.

Close combat is the physical confrontation between two or more opponents. It involves armed and unarmed and lethal and nonlethal fighting techniques that range from enforced compliance to deadly force. The purpose of close combat is to execute armed and unarmed techniques to produce both lethal and nonlethal results. Unarmed techniques include hand-to-hand combat and defense against hand-held weapons. Armed techniques include techniques applied with a rifle, bayonet, knife, baton, or any weapon of opportunity.

There are basic principles that the hand-to-hand fighter must know and apply to successfully defeat an opponent. Principles include:
- Physical balance
- Mental balance
- Position
- Timing
- Distance
- Momentum

Chapters include:
- Fundamentals of Close Combat
- Lethal and Nonlethal Weapons Techniques
- Hand-Held Weapons
- Strikes
- Throws
- Chokes and Holds
- Ground Fighting
- Nonlethal Techniques

If you are interested in martial arts, hand-to-hand combat and military training, this app is one you won’t want to miss.

About ClearCut
Martial Arts is powered by ClearCut. ClearCut is a smartphone publishing platform and visual reference information reader that presents content tailored for the iPhone and iPod Touch. ClearCut’s user interface is clean, simple and unobtrusive to enhance and facilitate the user’s interaction with the content.

In addition, ClearCut allows readers to use their fingers to flip through pages, pinch to resize text and images. Tap the center of the screen to access table of contents, search and bookmarks.

ClearCut is connected to a publishing system that enables content to be quickly and efficiently converted into an app and published on the iTunes App Store.

ClearCut delivers the next generation ebook and publishing system.

© 2009 Double Dog Studios, LLC


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