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  1. Bill Mattocks replied to the thread New Martial Art Student and Options.

    If there are no contracts, give them a try; you'll gravitate towards what works best for you. Welcome to MT.

    Jan 21, 2019 at 7:59 PM
  2. Bill Mattocks liked StellarAevum's post in the thread New Martial Art Student and Options.

    Greetings! I am a university student who, while I am living on campus at least, wanted to do martial arts training with one of the...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 7:57 PM
  3. Bill Mattocks liked CB Jones's post in the thread What martial art is best for a beginner, petite female working in a risky industry?.

    Where choke holds cause big problems is guys will use them when they have numbers. If there are 3 guys holding down 1 guy it's hard to...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:46 PM
  4. Bill Mattocks liked CB Jones's post in the thread What martial art is best for a beginner, petite female working in a risky industry?.

    On their stomach is ideral...and if they are fighting me....their safety on the way down is not really a concern (to a degree). You...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:46 PM
  5. Bill Mattocks liked JR 137's post in the thread What martial art is best for a beginner, petite female working in a risky industry?.

    I’d imagine the best way to handcuff a truly resisting person would be them on their stomach with the LEO on top of them. Seems safer...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:46 PM
  6. Bill Mattocks liked CB Jones's post in the thread What martial art is best for a beginner, petite female working in a risky industry?.

    We just have a little difference in tactics then. The agency I work for advises that actively resistant suspects should be taken down...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:46 PM
  7. Bill Mattocks replied to the thread What martial art is best for a beginner, petite female working in a risky industry?.

    Lots of things wrong, actually. I've explained what some of them are.

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:43 AM
  8. Bill Mattocks replied to the thread Free Kyokushin Karate Lesson.

    Sorry, wasn't trying to be mysterious. It's my opinion that an awful lot of people don't actually know that much about things they offer...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:41 AM
  9. Bill Mattocks liked gpseymour's post in the thread Free Kyokushin Karate Lesson.

    How are people mistaken about that, Bill?

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:36 AM
  10. Bill Mattocks liked gpseymour's post in the thread Free Kyokushin Karate Lesson.

    That would seem to be the other option I had in my question.

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:36 AM
  11. Bill Mattocks liked Dirty Dog's post in the thread Free Kyokushin Karate Lesson.

    I think that's Bill's way of saying some instructors teach crap.

    Jan 21, 2019 at 6:35 AM
  12. Bill Mattocks replied to the thread Instructor certification?.

    In our style, you can 'teach' under supervision at the higher underbelt ranks, but cannot promote until 3rd degree black belt, which...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 6:40 PM
  13. Bill Mattocks rated JR 137's post Agree in the thread What martial art is best for a beginner, petite female working in a risky industry?.

    People somehow forget that a LEO’s job is quite a bit different than us civilians’ job. Our job is to get the hell out of the situation...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 3:24 PM
  14. Bill Mattocks replied to the thread Free Kyokushin Karate Lesson.

    That they have it.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 3:22 PM
  15. Bill Mattocks liked gpseymour's post in the thread Free Kyokushin Karate Lesson.

    They are mistaken that they have primary instruction? Or mistaken in the value of the instruction they receive?

    Jan 20, 2019 at 3:20 PM