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Dec
18
comment Martial art without exam and secrets
Given the question, my answer needs no further elaboration.
Dec
17
comment Martial art without exam and secrets
Of course, but the OP seems to be looking for a discipline where the teacher wouldn't be holding back for fear of being beaten by one of his students, which seems to be his main concern. You rarely if ever have that problem in boxing or wrestling because the coach is either retired or has been nothing but a coach his entire life.
Dec
17
comment BJJ Instructor and Fighter Ranks
If one substitutes BJJ for "soccer", it makes quite a lot of sense.
Dec
12
comment What is the name of this style of Karate (maybe?)?
It's the WMAA. See my update.
Dec
12
comment What is the name of this style of Karate (maybe?)?
Normally we're not discussing Ichiban Manuke Bakayarō Bullshido.
Dec
12
comment What is the name of this style of Karate (maybe?)?
I'm sorry, what that piece of japanese means is "number one foolish idiot way of bullshit".
Dec
11
comment What is the name of the traditional taekwondo black belt bo form?
Yes, please post the video.
Dec
5
comment How to deal with unfair judges
It's not a contest ;) I was just saying that you're looking at a lot of trouble even if you win your appeal.
Dec
3
comment Taekwondo Block Bunkai Vs. Shotokan Block Bunkai
You would be surprised how much time you have to perform a proper block when you're in a self-defense situation against a non-martial artist. I was in a fight with a guy once after I had had 3 glasses of wine and I could block each and every one of his punches without worrying about it. The angrier someone is, the slower he moves and the longer his swings. While a proper block won't work in competition, it's pretty effective in the stereotypical bar fight. They also look cool to the ladies [citation needed].
Dec
2
comment Mawashi Gheri Vs Dollyo Chagi
Updated with the requested info.
Nov
26
comment Is it advisable to try to catch a low kick to the thigh in Muay Thai?
I reckon it's relevant enough not to merit a downvote.
Nov
25
comment What material should be covered in a rape-defense course?
Which is why the second paragraph is there.
Oct
31
comment The “secret” back escape of Keenan Cornelius
What a fantastic technique.
Oct
28
comment Purpose of exchange block in toigye form
I've seen it performed as if it were a block in many performances, which is why I added the comment. I say it's a bit of stylistic license because there's no way you're going to be ripping someone's junk off if they have pants on, ergo the move is for entertainment purposes only.
Oct
28
comment Purpose of exchange block in toigye form
What you say !!
Oct
20
comment How do I make sure students refer to me by my title during class
Great piece of advice. The last thing you want is to come across as an arrogant dork.
Oct
17
comment What is the difference between Muay Thai and Kickboxing?
That's not the point. The point is that you can join a specialised fitness programme to get fit. That leaves the instructor to teach you how to fight instead of spending time on conditioning. Elite fighters may have 3 hours per day to train, but the regular student only has 45 minutes. It is extremely important to make the most of those 45 minutes and the best thing is to hand off the fitness portion to someone else.
Oct
16
comment What is misogi?
I am just saying that it's probably going to be much more boring than it sounds.
Oct
16
comment What is misogi?
Misogi refers to ritual cleansing by water. I think someone might be telling you to take a shower after practice ;) I don't know much about Aikido, but I do know that we were Taught Tae Kyu as part of our Taekwondo training. Tae Kyu is supposedly top secret deadly stuff, but it basically boiled down to "if a guy grabs your arm, poke him in the eye or kick him in the nuts until he lets go". Don't expect Misogi to be any different.
Oct
13
comment How to defend yourself when you are outclassed?
Bite. I once saw a guy bite his opponent's testicle. it was extremely effective. It was a desperate situation though.