social martial artist

The Social Martial Artist. It’s okay.

The Social Martial Artist — I’ve become what I used to make fun of — and couldn’t be happier So back when we were training harder, we all remember the people who would hang out and talk more than get their reps in. Like getting weaker, fatter, or less tough (not that I was EVER[…]

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Everything works. Nothing works

It’s not the art, it’s who’s better that day I was going to write a totally different post, but saw something on Facebook/YouTube that got me diverted. Imagine that?     Adam Chan, the creator of this video, states himself that it’s just one idea, one possibility, and that it’s not bullet proof. Enough said.[…]

Is it authentic? Who cares?

A rational look at authenticity People often search for and advertise, “authentic (martial art here).” There are many forms of authenticity, most of which don’t have tremendous value to your life. Let’s look at some: With technique of a past era. So either tactics, tools, requirements, or rules have changed. Maybe the art has become[…]

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The greatest influence

The greatest influence on your martial arts are your primary instructors: not Bruce Lee nor Dan Inosanto, no matter how much you want them to be. With the Dan Inosanto seminar just over (contact me and I’m happy to link to your event) and some of the feedback from the last post, I thought I’d[…]

Dan Inosanto greatest martial artist

Why calling Dan Inosanto greatest martial artist alive isn’t giving him enough credit

Dan Inosanto is the greatest martial artist of all time period. With the Dan Inosanto seminar coming into town, I thought I’d scribble this down. First, some definitions: martial arts is a body of knowledge and practice. In the modern sense we exclude from it practical aspects of war and combat. Looking at karate, which[…]

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Speed training mistake

Speed training while sore is not only frustrating, but less beneficial Can’t triple parry? Maybe you’re too slow. #fasthands #wingchun #jeetkunedo #jkdconcepts #kali #panantukan #dirtyboxing #martialarts #boxing #fitness #karate #muaythai #savate #kickboxing #getyourrepsin #shadowboxing #kungfu #kickoflegend A video posted by Kick Of Legend (@roywangf) on Mar 31, 2016 at 8:24am PDT So another totally unscientific[…]