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Coming in from the cold

Once your book is out in the unforgiving world, it’s time to cross your fingers and pray that, firstly, readers leave ratings (hopefully good) on Amazon, Goodreads etc, and, secondly, that book bloggers say nice things too. 801 more words


An Open Letter to the Liberian National Olympic Committee

Dear Liberian National Olympic Committee,

Let’s discuss one of my favorite seasons — the Olympics. This festive event combines the cheerfulness of Christmas with the anticipation of a Leap Year. 724 more words


Scranton mma kids judo


One of our youngest mma students practicing some judo at a family party. One of the best things about being a martial arts instructor is connecting with great families that help us teach their kids. 73 more words


The "Secret" is Out

Today was a rest day for me and as I planned my meals for the following week I came to the last page of my training diary. 420 more words

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

IJF Judo Grand Slam - Tokyo 2014

Japan dominated their home grand slam, while Kelita Zupancic won a medal for Canada.

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Hadaka Jime, the Rear Naked Argument

Hadaka Jime, otherwise known as the rear-naked choke to those outside of Judo, is a standard “choke” which is applied when an individual blocks off the carotid arteries on the sides of the neck. 1,127 more words

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Interested in Judo in NYC? Read this.

Judo is a derivative of the martial arts that originated in Japan, a dynamic Olympic and Commonwealth games combat sport which takes great mental discipline and physical prowess to learn and execute. 710 more words