The Oldest Form of Combat The art of grappling as a sport and method of defense goes further back in time than any...|
Rainbow Six Siege is aimed at recreating the feeling and realities of a SWAT Operator – and it does it well. Unlike most...
The other day we had a guest in class who happened to be Japanese. He spends lots of time with his family in...|
Dear Mr. Michael Moore, Before I address the subject of this letter, I want to first say that I respect your ability as...|
Today will be two years since I started the adventure that is being a Martial Arts school owner. Milestones such as these are...
MMA is Older than You Think Many consider MMA as a revolution in Martial Arts – the concept of studying different things simultaneously....|
September 6th, 2014 – Shihan Woodard teaches the art of stick fighting, applying methods of both Escrima and Taijutsu. Participants are required to...|
6 Martial Arts Training Tips to Help you Grow Here are 6 tips on how to get more from your martial arts training. We’ve...|
On my last trip to Japan, I got stuck when my flight was cancelled for repairs (darn you Malaysia Airlines!). I have never travelled to...|
The Potential Dangers of Martial Arts Contracts The other day, my neighbor was asking about my Martial Arts School, and during that conversation...|
Japanese Martial Arts and Kanji: Gaining a Deeper Understanding of the Technique Japanese language can be confusing – it’s different than the English...|
Nothing can replicate training in Japan; the immersion in the Japanese culture, the amount of training one squeezes into a trip, the practitioners...|
It still feels odd to consider myself a Martial Arts Instructor or to be referred to as a Sensei. It feels…undeserved. I consider...|
Now normally, when we think of sports as being related to martial arts, Tennis is not the first to leap to mind. Yet...|
The format of Martial Arts Classes can vary quite dramatically depending on the Martial Art, and the teacher. Depending on what you’re looking...|
What exactly makes a Martial Art? There are thousand of different styles of Martial Arts – some studied for hundreds of years, and...|
Every Martial Arts School is different; in the martial art they teach and how they teach it. This means it’s important to find...|
Most schools offer two types of martial arts lessons; those taken in a class and those taken as private lessons. Depending on your...|
Japanese Martial Arts are just one of the many types of martial arts available. Teaching a Japanese Martial Art entails exposing students to...|
In my last trip to Japan, Soke Hatsumi talked about the concept of "letting go". He was specifically referencing when to let go...|
Training, Rank Promotion and...Mr. Miyagi?|
Shuhari – “Preserve, Break, Leave” There are considered 3 phases of training in Bujinkan Ninjutsu (and most Japanese Martial Arts) - “Shu, Ha &...|
Dear Todai Clan, I want to thank each and everyone of you for your support. I am so thankful to be surrounded by not...
There are many martial arts from many different countries, each with their own unique techniques, methods and philosophy. However, there are those that...|