For many years I have ran into people that do martial arts who absolutely hate tournaments. They speak ill about them and proclaim them to be “destroying” the martial arts. I have always held my tongue and just smile but after reading many blog posts and other things over the past 10 years it is […]Read more "So you hate tournaments huh…"
Century Martial Arts, the world’s largest martial arts equipment supplier, has come up with a new, traditional cut Karate gi that will not break your, or your students bank! I have had the fortune of helping test, develop and work on this project with them over the last year and was very honored to do so. […]Read more "AWESOME KARATE GI…read this"
Over the last couple of days I have witnessed a huge amount of discussion in a Facebook group about martial arts tournaments. It seems that many schools complain heavily about why they don’t go to events but, in all honesty, that is all they do…complain. The image for this post sends a very clear message […]Read more "Must not lose to fear…tournaments & you"
Looking around seeing the people…the journeys that have began here and ended here… All around me people of all types sit and wait for the large tin can to arrive… Sipping their coffee, chomping on their bagel or sleeping in the chairs….we all wait Imagine where they are all heading…what destination they are going to… […]Read more "The Airport…"
“I don’t have the time”…really? Yes you do…let me explain why this excuse doesn’t work with your Sensei… Over a period of time any student in martial arts will use this excuse as to why they are slacking off from training. Using this excuse as a reason to miss out on classes really doesn’t cut […]Read more "Sensei…I don’t have the time…(Yes you do)."