One of the most unusual and hard things for both students and parents to adjust to when beginning martial arts training is the etiquette in the dojo. A dojo is a place of learning in which students as well as instructors place a great amount of emphasis on what can be referred to as traditional values. Most […]Read more "Understanding Dojo Etiquette"
The topic of people who proclaim to be founders of some new martial art system is a heated political, moral and ethical debate. This one of that I actually have a lot of experience with as I was, at one time, awarded the title of Soke by two different associations…but I threw them away. First we […]Read more "Why you can’t be a Soke – Founder of a Martial Art"