Respect the Belt… Respect the Art.

I mentioned in conversation a couple of days ago that I was going to be starting to learn Kyokushin Karate in Japan and that I was very excited.  One of the people involved in the discussion mentioned that the first few months of any martial art is going to be less interesting, but if I … Continue reading Respect the Belt… Respect the Art.

You may think doing it on the ground is hard, but…

Since my return to Martial Arts five years ago I have posted several videos and pictures of my breaking boards and bricks.  It is really less impressive than it looks, although I do not encourage you to try it without the proper training and supervision.  In fact I recently scolded one of my students who … Continue reading You may think doing it on the ground is hard, but…