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Japanese proverbs: 七転び八起き

As a martial artist, I have definitely come to realize the importance of Japanese thought in what I do.  Granted, my arts are not 100% from Japan (Muay Thai, Capoeira, BJJ) but the main one I train in, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, definitely has strong Japanese roots.  575 more words

Japanese

Team USA Athlete Wins World Judo Masters Title - Judo

Kayla Harrison won the World Judo Masters which is a very prestigious and premier tournament in the world of Judo. The World Judo Masters took place in Rabat, Morocco. 87 more words

Sports

Functional connectivity between core and shoulder muscles increases during isometric endurance contractions in judo competitors

The aim of this study was to assess the surface electromyogram (SEMG) changes within and between muscles of the torso and shoulder region during static endurance contraction in elite judokas. 151 more words

Core Stability

Scranton MMA at Pittston Area High School!

Instructors from Scranton MMA visited Pittston Area High School on Friday to put on a free self defense clinic for the students.

Sarah Velehoski, a senior at Pittston Area, invited the instructors from Scranton MMA to teach her and her classmates some basic self defense techniques. 528 more words

Boxing