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  1. Monkey Turned Wolf replied to the thread Source for training staff wasters.

    How often do you do contact/staff-on-staff sparring? I can't imagine having a staff, of any material, last that long and still be usable.

    Sep 17, 2020 at 3:32 PM
  2. Monkey Turned Wolf replied to the thread Last Poster #6.

    Is this all (or almost all) a result of that one fire from el dorado, or have weather conditions just been really bad fire-safety-wise...

    Sep 17, 2020 at 1:49 PM
  3. Monkey Turned Wolf replied to the thread Source for training staff wasters.

    So like Kirk said, you can just throw it away once it starts shredding. I'm cheap and grow attached to my weapons, so I don't always....

    Sep 17, 2020 at 12:44 PM
  4. Monkey Turned Wolf rated lklawson's post Agree in the thread Source for training staff wasters.

    When it shreds is when it's broken and you throw it away and get a new stick. Or cut it down to shorter stick. One big advantage of...

    Sep 17, 2020 at 12:33 PM
  5. Monkey Turned Wolf replied to the thread Source for training staff wasters.

    Ah. Thought it was literally a coating of wax that makes wood more durable. I have used a waxwood staff, but not enough to comment on...

    Sep 17, 2020 at 12:33 PM
  6. Monkey Turned Wolf rated Flying Crane's post Informative in the thread Source for training staff wasters.

    I’m not sure if this was a typo or auto-correct error, but it is not waxed wood. Rather, it is waxwood, a type of wood from China, used...

    Sep 17, 2020 at 12:20 PM
  7. Monkey Turned Wolf replied to the thread Source for training staff wasters.

    I'm a fan of shredding. Never worked with waxed wood, but with rattan, I know that if it breaks I'm not getting a splinter in my eye (or...

    Sep 16, 2020 at 10:59 PM
  8. Monkey Turned Wolf liked dvcochran's post in the thread Am I using a dolyo chagi chamber for a yeop chagi here? (VIDEO)=.

    Can I start calling you 'Smooth' Earl Weiss? Because you surely are.

    Sep 16, 2020 at 6:19 PM
  9. Monkey Turned Wolf replied to the thread What can average joes accomplish realistically in sanctioned competitions?.

    People like that which they can connect with. I like mugsy bogues cause he's short like me.

    Sep 16, 2020 at 6:18 PM
  10. Monkey Turned Wolf replied to the thread A question about pro fighters who HIT HARD..

    The biggest thing to keep in mind is how this affects your weight class. You might not want to be the guy 4 inches shorter/less reach...

    Sep 15, 2020 at 10:41 PM
  11. Monkey Turned Wolf liked JR 137's post in the thread Any time you laugh, you win.

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  12. Monkey Turned Wolf rated Oily Dragon's post Funny in the thread Is Wing Chun even viable..

    Someone once asked me if Wing Chun was good for self defense "in a street fight". I told them no, go train in Sanshou first. Came...

    Sep 15, 2020 at 5:23 PM
  13. Monkey Turned Wolf replied to the thread Source for training staff wasters.

    @lklawson This might be hijacking the thread a bit, but saw this online event and it occurred to me as something you might be interested...

    Sep 15, 2020 at 4:27 PM
  14. Monkey Turned Wolf rated drop bear's post Agree in the thread What can average joes accomplish realistically in sanctioned competitions?.

    Not really. The issue that you may face is that you will fight guys who have bigger frames. So you will be dealing with reach.

    Sep 15, 2020 at 3:46 PM