American Shootfighting: A martial art that is a mixture of striking and grappling in both technique and form. Whether standing or on the ground, many of the techniques taught in American Shootfighting are bone breaking. Practitioners can achieve dramatic results by combining technique and strength. It incorporates stand-up fighting from Muay Thai, clinch, takedowns, & groundfighting from Judo, Catch Wrestling, Jujitsu, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu / Submission Wrestling, & Sambo. Practitioners are allowed to punch, kick, knee, elbow any part of the body, as well as headbutting. American Shootfighting might be the most all round martial art the world has ever seen as a result of the versatility. American Shootfighting is the style that combines stand-up fighting, clinches, takedowns, and groundfighting is equally emphasized.