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Nescire autem quid ante quam natus sis acciderit, id est semper esse puerum. Quid enim est aetas hominis, nisi ea memoria rerum veterum cum superiorum aetate contexitur? -- Cicero, Marcus Tullius (106-43BC)


Feb
20
awarded  Beta
Feb
19
comment Bokken and Jo Kata book
All the kata will depend on which style you do.
Feb
16
comment Are there musical instruments which, when practiced, noticeably increase martial arts skills and performance?
@Trevoke: Sure. :)
Feb
16
revised How did the colour belt ranking system originate?
Added judo.....
Feb
16
answered Are there musical instruments which, when practiced, noticeably increase martial arts skills and performance?
Feb
16
answered How did the colour belt ranking system originate?
Feb
16
comment Harnessing emotion during sparring
Could you expend your answer a little? Just a link without background is bad form.
Feb
16
answered Balancing control and intensity in sparring
Feb
15
accepted Benefits of a formal senpai/kohai relationship within an Aikido dojo
Feb
15
awarded  Nice Answer
Feb
14
answered How can I respectful​ly raise concerns about class difficulty level/teac​hing style at my club?
Feb
14
comment Benefits of a formal senpai/kohai relationship within an Aikido dojo
@Trevoke: I think all of it should be included but I would leave that to stslavik to do if they wished it.
Feb
13
comment What martial art should I start with?
+1 Nice well asked question. Welcome to the site!
Feb
13
answered What martial art should I start with?
Feb
13
comment What do I need to keep in mind when picking a martial art as a bouncer?
@jacknad: Depends on which style you do. Both yoshinkan and shodokan do use strikes as strikes to name but two.
Feb
11
comment What is a good push-up routine to build punch strength?
+1 YAY Physics!!!
Feb
10
answered What is a good push-up routine to build punch strength?
Feb
10
comment Is practising techniques on both the left and right sides beneficial or detrimental to martial development?
@WilliamMioch: There are no Japanese sword styles that teach left handed sword work as far as I know. I would be interested if anyone knew of one.
Feb
10
accepted What are the classical/canonical books for Aikido (all styles)
Feb
10
revised What are the classical/canonical books for Aikido (all styles)
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