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Kung Fu and Mixed Martial Arts... what's so hard to understand?

It’s been more than twenty years since the first UFC event and the birth of modern Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), and yet every day on the internet you can still find so-called traditional martial arts people not only criticizing it but also clearly not knowing very much about it. 550 more words

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harder contact = higher consciousness

Disclosure, I have basically stolen the title of this blog from another martial arts group called the “dog brothers”… I don’t think it is the exact wording, but it is the same idea. 371 more words

Training

Put on that white belt...

It’s a cliche, but it’s still quite true. Martial arts contain within them important life lessons, if we are just willing to pay attention to them. 514 more words

Training

Fight stories....

Do you know an instructor that tells a lot of stories about the fights they have been in? Fight stories are a classic feature of many martial arts schools, stories of how a challenger comes in and is defeated with great skill. 509 more words

History

There's a whole other world out there.....

My roots are in Chinese martial arts. There is no debate about that. I am proud of my roots. The tallest building is only as great as its foundation. 690 more words

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