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  1. DaveB liked Dirty Dog's post in the thread What would a form look like if it taught WT sparring techniques?.

    I'll have you know I played D&D starting with the original basic edition. I embrace my nerdness. :)

    Nov 17, 2018 at 6:59 PM
  2. DaveB replied to the thread What would a form look like if it taught WT sparring techniques?.

    NEEEERRRRRRRRDDD!!! (Pushes his LARPing gear under the bed).

    Nov 17, 2018 at 1:38 PM
  3. DaveB replied to the thread What would a form look like if it taught WT sparring techniques?.

    Jinx! I too have a board game idea sitting around unfinished :D. Mine was a space fleet battle game. The rules are finished but I have...

    Nov 17, 2018 at 1:35 PM
  4. DaveB rated Flying Crane's post Informative in the thread What would a form look like if it taught WT sparring techniques?.

    Regarding your first comment, I agree that it should be. Perhaps I ought to modify my comment and say that the person practicing the...

    Nov 17, 2018 at 1:28 PM
  5. DaveB liked skribs's post in the thread What would a form look like if it taught WT sparring techniques?.

    Oh, also a 4th point: How to combine the concepts I want to include in the forms, so that I can do so efficiently? For example, in the...

    Nov 17, 2018 at 1:22 PM
  6. DaveB replied to the thread What’s a good martial art to blend with Taekwondo?.

    This may well be a flaw in wc strategy, but I have seen a few wc people that don't work in that way, who feel that sudden and well timed...

    Nov 16, 2018 at 10:09 AM
  7. DaveB replied to the thread What’s a good martial art to blend with Taekwondo?.

    That's true, and as I said, most arts have some level of defence against takedown as well as at least some ideas of how to fight on the...

    Nov 15, 2018 at 12:57 PM
  8. DaveB replied to the thread What’s a good martial art to blend with Taekwondo?.

    Stand up martial arts do usually have some level of ground defence, it's just not refined enough to stand up to ground specialists...

    Nov 15, 2018 at 6:43 AM
  9. DaveB replied to the thread What’s a good martial art to blend with Taekwondo?.

    Even so you'd be wrong, at least if we're using English. As for wing chun not doing well because it doesn't have good takedown...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 11:41 AM
  10. DaveB liked skribs's post in the thread What would a form look like if it taught WT sparring techniques?.

    So it's a board game. And I had a great idea, but a terrible execution of the idea. Basically, the idea is that you constantly level...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 11:29 AM
  11. DaveB replied to the thread What’s a good martial art to blend with Taekwondo?.

    What you need to win in MMA and why a technique works are two totally different things.

    Nov 14, 2018 at 7:19 AM
  12. DaveB replied to the thread What’s a good martial art to blend with Taekwondo?.

    Ignore.

    Nov 14, 2018 at 2:18 AM
  13. DaveB rated Buka's post Agree in the thread What do you get out of boxing that you don't out of kickboxing or muay thai?.

    I’ll add the obvious caveat. It needs minimal instruction once they know how to hit a bag. But, man, I’ve seen some poor bag work over...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 2:15 AM
  14. DaveB replied to the thread What would a form look like if it taught WT sparring techniques?.

    Tell us more, where were you stuck? What was the solution?

    Nov 13, 2018 at 5:46 PM
  15. DaveB replied to the thread What do you get out of boxing that you don't out of kickboxing or muay thai?.

    Bag work needs minimal instructions to be beneficial, so rotate students using timed rounds.

    Nov 13, 2018 at 5:38 PM