JR 137's Recent Activity

  1. JR 137 replied to the thread Tips for broken skin healing!.

    Keep it clean. The feet and toes are notoriously susceptible to infection. For blistered skin, I follow the dry it out method - zinc...

    May 27, 2018 at 12:38 PM
  2. JR 137 replied to the thread Usefullness of sparring.

    Some people actually need to learn that lesson, unfortunately. Watch newbies spar; when you put some pressure on them, they back up,...

    May 26, 2018 at 5:40 PM
  3. JR 137 replied to the thread Self-Taught Martial Artist.

    I agree with everything Hoshin said. IMO he’s right on the money. Especially the hands. The white shirt guy’s hand position than I’m...

    May 25, 2018 at 2:02 PM
  4. JR 137 rated hoshin1600's post Agree in the thread Self-Taught Martial Artist.

    the clip was better than i thought it would be. as a side note im not a big fan of the stop action stuff with the "hit cam" message,...

    May 25, 2018 at 1:31 PM
  5. JR 137 replied to the thread Self-Taught Martial Artist.

    You reminded me of a game when I was working with a soccer team... We were tied in the 1st overtime period. We got 4 direct kicks from...

    May 25, 2018 at 1:17 PM
  6. JR 137 replied to the thread Self-Taught Martial Artist.

    Link or it never happened :) I wouldn’t mind seeing the video. Curiosity question, why don’t you take formal lessons?

    May 25, 2018 at 9:07 AM
  7. JR 137 replied to the thread Self-Taught Martial Artist.

    Better analogy is playing without teammates and defenders. Someone could develop very good PK skills without a keeper. Tie a few...

    May 25, 2018 at 9:05 AM
  8. JR 137 replied to the thread New to BJJ and I have a question.

    If they’re good people, I’m sure they really like having you there. You give them a different perspective and probably expose some...

    May 21, 2018 at 8:37 PM
  9. JR 137 replied to the thread Wavemasters for at home practicing.

    Water is more wobbly. Water sloshes around inside. I had a BOB filled with water about 20 years ago. I’ve hit several Wavemasters in...

    May 21, 2018 at 6:53 PM
  10. JR 137 replied to the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    It’s all about analysis IMO. Nothing you do is going to be 100% effective and zero risk. Move one way, you open up targets. Move the...

    May 21, 2018 at 6:41 PM
  11. JR 137 replied to the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    I was thinking that stuff too, but I couldn’t post every single thought in my head. And some thoughts left as I was typing out others.

    May 21, 2018 at 6:33 PM
  12. JR 137 rated wab25's post Agree in the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    I like what you are saying, especially the try it out and analyze it bit. (we really need to be doing that a lot more than we do)...

    May 21, 2018 at 6:32 PM
  13. JR 137 replied to the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    Going back to the original question of which way is better suit when to use each... Get a partner. Have your partner throw a punch or...

    May 21, 2018 at 1:27 PM
  14. JR 137 liked Danny T's post in the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    The thing is there are checks, jams, parries, blocks, and strikes all available within the same movement. The problem with giving a...

    May 21, 2018 at 1:19 PM