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  1. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Why Traditional Karate Is Not Effective for Self-Defense.

    Great post. Having trained in Rinzai Zen, Jikishinkage Kashima shinden Ryu, Tesshu style Shodo ,and Aikido, when you speek about...

    May 20, 2018 at 7:26 AM
  2. hoshin1600 liked lianxi's post in the thread 3 Things I Learned This Week.

    I've been practicing martial arts for over 30 yrs and now at 64 yrs old am without a teacher, students or partner and I enjoy the...

    May 18, 2018 at 8:17 AM
  3. hoshin1600 rated Danny T's post Agree in the thread What do you think of this "Flow" / training process?.

    Sequencing. Working different flows from position to position. Learning the sequence and maintaining good fundamentals. There is the...

    May 18, 2018 at 3:45 AM
  4. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Beginner class and advanced class.

    Yes and my thoughts are that, segregated or collective classes are an out growth of the training methodology of the style. The more...

    May 17, 2018 at 3:43 PM
  5. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Beginner class and advanced class.

    im not sure if we actually disagree or not. let me restate what i am thinking. this post is pointing at what i am saying. segregation...

    May 17, 2018 at 11:23 AM
  6. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Beginner class and advanced class.

    i find the answers so far interesting. the general opinion seems to be that separation based on experience (ie rank) is normal. what i...

    May 17, 2018 at 8:15 AM
  7. hoshin1600 liked lianxi's post in the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    Thanks guys - feel at home here and really getting benefit from the many different perspectives. I guess that's the real treasure of...

    May 17, 2018 at 3:43 AM
  8. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Martial Arts For Law Enforcement.

    I would want to qualify that question by asking a bunch of questions in return but as a simple answer i would say judo and bjj.

    May 17, 2018 at 3:39 AM
  9. hoshin1600 liked JR 137's post in the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    I somehow read “uechi” as in uechi ryu, as “uchi” as in uche-uke (inside-out block). Uechi Ryu blocks are different than the mainstream...

    May 16, 2018 at 6:33 PM
  10. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    being the token Uechi guy here......your understanding of the Uechi wa uke is incorrect. a Uechi circle block utilizes both hands....

    May 16, 2018 at 11:15 AM
  11. hoshin1600 rated pgsmith's post Funny in the thread I'm tired of being the victim. I want to be a girl that can defend myself!.

    Ah, so five police officers randomly followed you onto a deserted bridge in the middle of the night and tortured you for half an hour...

    May 16, 2018 at 8:08 AM
  12. hoshin1600 liked Tez3's post in the thread Material arts and tricking.

    Ah well we could tell you but then we'd have to kill you. Why do you expect kata to 'produce' anything, it's not a chicken laying eggs....

    May 16, 2018 at 3:39 AM
  13. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Why Traditional Karate Is Not Effective for Self-Defense.

    i think Dillman was a really good martial artist back in the day. at some point he went down a rabbit hole with no return. i wonder if...

    May 15, 2018 at 4:22 PM
  14. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Sense of humour failure.

    i am not a gamer or even a computer person. i do have a 7yo son. so i am learning as i go. i am under the impression that these are on...

    May 15, 2018 at 8:03 AM
  15. hoshin1600 replied to the thread Sense of humour failure.

    I'll add in that In many games like those played on XBOX and Sony Playstation you can change the look of the human figure in the game...

    May 15, 2018 at 3:53 AM