Techniques

Would you get Robbed?

Robbed_1I saw this article and loved it!!!!!

One of the most important things I have learned in all my years of teaching Martial Arts is the fact that the body has been trained (body dynamics) in a way that your reactions will trip you up if you do not learn to change them.  One example: ever since you were a little kid you were always taught by your parents to throw and catch a ball.  You would try to catch that ball (more…)

Lessons learned training Special Operations

Navy-SEAL-WallpaperBelow you will find some good questions and answers that were brought up by the finest men on the planet during a class I was teaching!  Questions of, “what comes next,” in a fighting situation and how to overcome it here in training, so that when it happens in the real world they will be prepared for it.

Here is my wonderful disclaimer: I know a lot of you who read this will think of some other cool techniques you can do because you were taught in this form of Martial Arts or this one.  But remember (more…)

Classroom Vs. Reality?

martial-arts-training-1I just moved to this beautiful area and I needed to find a good Martial Arts school to workout in.  Maybe trade instruction with the head instructor just to gain that knowledge we are all looking for.  I found a location I thought would be a great place to introduce myself.  I walked into the Martial Arts School (which said they taught Kenpo) and introduced myself to the head instructor and explained to him, that I was new to the area and wanted a great place to workout in and showed him my Kenpo certification.  I also explained to him my Kenpo (more…)

Raining Lance grafted to an alturnate ending (video)

Raining Lance grafted to an alternate ending!  One thing that Kenpo techniques love to do is to “graft” techniques as you fight.  Fighting sometimes is very unpredictable and you have to change the technique if something happens without hesitating or interrupting your flow and that is where grafting comes in.  As you can see in this video the technique starts out with , “Raining Lance” and ends with a C step around to a leg sweep takedown.  Here is the Video technique:

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