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Nov
12
comment How did the belt system color develop?
The not washing your belt is an urban myth that even a slight knowledge of Japanese culture (or any other culture for that matter) can prove as utter rubbish. A variation (still utter rubbish) is the dying the belt with darker and darker colours.
Nov
12
comment Why are traditional karate gi's white?
White is the colour of death in Japan. I have never heard of it as a symbol of purity apart form Victorian England with respect to wedding dresses. Do you have references?
Nov
12
reviewed Approve Why are traditional karate gi's white?
Nov
11
comment Breakfalls in competition
+1 for the differentiation of shiai and randori... I should have mentioned that in my answer.
Nov
11
revised Breakfalls in competition
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Nov
11
answered Breakfalls in competition
Nov
10
comment What is the Most Effective Discipline to Learn for Absolute Beginners
@GµårÐïåñ: You are most welcome.
Nov
8
revised What is the Most Effective Discipline to Learn for Absolute Beginners
Edit after comment.
Nov
7
answered What is the Most Effective Discipline to Learn for Absolute Beginners
Nov
6
reviewed Approve Should I wear bandages?
Nov
5
revised How to defend against dog attacks?
edited tags
Nov
5
comment How to defend against dog attacks?
Please let me know if my edits to your question are fine. I tried to make the question a little more focused. Clearly, weapons are a trivial answer and thus I specifically removed those.
Nov
5
revised How to defend against dog attacks?
Removed irrelecvant information and narrowed the question.
Nov
4
comment How do I keep a safe distance from potential threats without escalating the situation?
-1, Jedi training only works in the Star Wars universe...
Oct
29
comment Training multiple arts at the same time.
-1, this reads like incoherent ranting... What is your point?
Oct
29
reviewed Reject What martial art should I start with?
Oct
28
reviewed Approve kempo tag wiki excerpt
Oct
28
reviewed Approve kempo tag wiki
Oct
28
comment What is the name of the figure using flags performed by Adam in Mythbusters episode 209?
This question appears to be off-topic because it has nothing to do with martial arts.
Oct
25
comment What is the most effective martial art in a street fight - no weapons?
@stslavik: perhaps although this could end up as a hundred questions of the format: How does X martial art deal with street fights. Not necessary a bad thing but...