What do you teach?

Quite often this question comes in conversations, with potential students, with former students of other arts and even instructors/students at other dojo. Since I have been in the martial arts for over 40 years now I often am surprised that people don’t really understand, or even truly know, what Okinawan Karate training entails but I […]

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Senpai / Kohai…it is needed

For many years I have been training martial arts. For about 26 of them I have been teaching now. One of the first lessons I ever learned about respect and discipline in the dojo happened when I shrugged off the advice of another student who was one belt higher than I was. I’ll never forget […]

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