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Aretha Franklin knows what it’s all about! As parents, all we want is a little respect.

But wanting respect and getting it are usually on opposite ends of the spectrum. 423 more words

Farrells U.S. Martial Arts

Pagnotta named to Team Canada in taekwondo for Rio 2016

In March, Melissa Pagnotta made the grade in an Olympic qualifier in Mexico. On Friday, her nomination to Team Canada was made official as the sole… 243 more words


Taekwondo: Tripartite Quotas Announced

The World Taekwondo Federation has revealed its four tripartite quotas. Somalia’s Faisal Jeylani Aweys will compete in the men’s -68kg, Aniya Louissant of Haiti will compete in the women’s -67kg, Nepal’s Nisha Rawal will compete in the women’s +67kg and Miguel Ferrera of Honduras will compete in the men’s -80kg. 37 more words

Do Something Already! What to Do When You're in Analysis Paralysis

If the opponents in a taekwondo tournament sparring match don’t engage with the first 5 seconds, the referee commands them to “Fight!” After 10 seconds of inactivity one or both of the competitors could receive a penalty. 709 more words


First White Belt Battle

I’ve been studying taekwondo ever since I came to China last September. Unfortunately, at Christmas time I missed the grading exam, so I’m still a white belt along with a lot of the other students who got tired towards the end of term and opted to spend their weekends in the library. 225 more words

Zhejiang Normal University

Review Novel Apapun Selain Hujan By Orizuka

Sebuah novel tentang melepaskan mimpi di bawah hujan. Tentang cinta yang diam-diam tumbuh bersama luka. Juga tentang memaafkan diri sendiri.

Wira membenci hujan. Hujan mengingatkannya akan sebuah memori buruk, menyakitinya… 626 more words

Ruang Baca