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I just finished teaching the youth class tonight and when we left the mat I asked one to the students, a nine year old « how was class tonight ..

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Chinese grappling arts for BJJ fighters - four short book reviews

I train in BJJ – I’m a blue belt in my mid 50s who has been training a little under three years. However, when I was in my teens, I did a fair amount of… 1 225 mots de plus


All things, material and spiritual, originate from one Source

« All things, material and spiritual, originate from one Source and are related as if they were one family. The past, present, and future are all contained in the life force (気, ki). 32 mots de plus


John Willemsens a reblogué votre sur Advayavada Buddhism.

Open Mat Martial Arts Visit

I believe it is important to show students aspects of other martial arts and in Aikido I strongly believe in teaching correct striking techniques, as how can you defend against a strike if you cant throw one yourself. 128 mots de plus


Honestly, what is honesty?

Whenever I look in the mirror, I see a cockroach staring back at me. For many years, whenever I shaved, I saw only the beard I was shaving. 1 633 mots de plus


Change, confusion, new horizons and optimism

June and July of 2016 was a time of change and confusion, both on a National level –with the ‘Brexit’ vote and leadership contests for both government and opposition party, the media made this into a time of pessimism and despair. 480 mots de plus

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