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Japanese archery: The coolest school club ever?

Bukatsu, or club activities, are a big part of school life in Japan. In the majority of schools, all kids are required to become a member of a club, be it track and field, judo, or even computer club, and have to attend every session regardless of the time of year and the weather (yes, athletics club kids jog up and down the hallways when it’s raining heavily). 326 more words

Japan

Training Log 4/22/14

Well I’ve been training for a little over six months now and I’ve decided to not only use this blog for my thoughts and/or experiences involving BJJ, but also as a training log. 922 more words

Documentary: Kako, Genzai, Mirai (Dr. Kacem Zoughari)

I watched this documentary yesterday. Great! I would like to recommend to all of you. Many important insights, and information of ninjutsu transmission and its history. 16 more words

Budo

Martial and Tactical Muse : Reality vs Perception, Combat Realities Talk

Occasionally, I give in to the little voice in my head telling me to pick up the kitchen knives and start practicing.

Now for those who don’t know me, panic not. 2,386 more words

Martial And Tactical

The Fight Inside

Often times, when you are preparing for any particularly stressful event, whether it is some kind of athletic performance, or a business presentation, the obstacles and fears that come with the territory can feel like insurmountable monsters, just waiting to eat you alive. 103 more words

Retiring a Partner

I’ve been in denial about my beloved staff.  It’s time to give up the ghost.  I must replace it as soon as possible.

I aggravated my shoulder twice last night when I abruptly clenched my hand and arm to keep the former from sliding across the splintered section of wood on my staff.  180 more words