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  1. JR 137 rated kempodisciple's post Agree in the thread This might be a very touchy subject.....

    What would your concern be? Is it a competition thing, or what locker room they should use? Outside of that, IMO men and women should be...

    Jul 19, 2019 at 8:51 PM
  2. JR 137 rated jobo's post Agree in the thread This might be a very touchy subject.....

    but martial arts outfits are gender neutral, if they can complete or not and what as is an issue for the body that's organising the...

    Jul 19, 2019 at 8:47 PM
  3. JR 137 replied to the thread Today I bought one of my dream cars.

    I love the GTO. A friend in high school (early 90s) had a ‘67 LeMans with the 389 triple carb v8. I have no idea what the difference was...

    Jul 19, 2019 at 7:23 PM
  4. JR 137 replied to the thread How to breath properly in Karate?.

    You should say “they” because I haven’t been on the mat in too long :) It’s not that they don’t get tired, it’s that it’s ingrained to...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 3:13 PM
  5. JR 137 rated Buka's post Funny in the thread How to breath properly in Karate?.

    I would have done that if a wrestling coach taught it to me. No question. You know I hate wrestlers, right? Because you people never...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 3:09 PM
  6. JR 137 attached a file to the thread How to breath properly in Karate?.

    We were told to do this: [ATTACH] Who would’ve thought this is actually proven better? [ATTACH] As far as not a lot of people doing...

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  7. JR 137 replied to the thread How to breath properly in Karate?.

    On another breathing related note... For the longest time, we were told to stand upright and put our hands behind our head when we’re...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:10 AM
  8. JR 137 liked gpseymour's post in the thread How to breath properly in Karate?.

    I recently saw some updated information on yawning. It's true it used to be thought to be tied to oxygenation, but there's no detectable...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:06 AM
  9. JR 137 replied to the thread How to breath properly in Karate?.

    Like when you see someone get hit in the nuts and you instinctively kinda protect your own :D

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:05 AM
  10. JR 137 replied to the thread How to breath properly in Karate?.

    If I remember correctly, as its been a while, breathing rate is controlled by the amount of CO2 in the blood. The brain stem (medulla...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 6:46 AM
  11. JR 137 liked gpseymour's post in the thread The hardest 3 weeks of my TKD career.

    Yeah, that's the kind of place where teaching for free isn't a big deal. I teach for free at the dojo where my program is. I charge for...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 8:51 PM
  12. JR 137 replied to the thread Good way of getting in shape off the mats for grappling?.

    Just to add to what’s been said... On off/rest days, work on flexibility. Yoga. I don’t know anything about the different types, but...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 8:22 PM
  13. JR 137 replied to the thread The hardest 3 weeks of my TKD career.

    Yup. No one wants to be “the idiot who doesn’t get it.” Or they figure they’ll figure it out once they get going. Enough of those at the...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 8:04 PM
  14. JR 137 rated dvcochran's post Agree in the thread The hardest 3 weeks of my TKD career.

    One of the most challenging things I run into especially when it is a technical conversation or delegating responsibilities is when...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 7:57 PM
  15. JR 137 replied to the thread The hardest 3 weeks of my TKD career.

    Your first mistake was giving Jobo’s post (any Jobo post) anything beyond a glance for entertainment value.

    Jul 17, 2019 at 5:00 PM