Activity Profile During Action Time in National Silat Competition

Martial arts are a combat system of traditions and practices, which made for a variety of reasons: self-defense, spiritual development, competition, physical health and fitness, entertainment, and mental and physical (Mohamed Shapie, Zenal, Parnabas, & Abdullah, 2016). Basically there are 13 skills in Pencak Silat which will be discussed in the discussion section. Motives of martial arts or self-defense can be defined as the intentions that cause a person to move, act, or to behave in a certain way. SPSS software has been used to determine the mean and standard deviation between Malaysia and the opponent. This is to define the relationship between winning and losing of the athletes from Malaysia.

Pencak Silat is a well-known form of martial arts practiced by the Malays in the island of Southeast Asia.  It is one of the martial arts that involve self-defense and attacking. Silat has been one of the sports being performed in Sea Games. In Sea Games, men’s sila…