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  1. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    Its simple. If you stop the movement of a strike or kick with a blow to the striking object, directly against the movement, which few...

    May 21, 2018 at 10:26 AM
  2. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Forms - Why we do them?.

    As I have said before, I took TKD many years ago. We had some moves that we were told were the art side of martial arts. But when...

    May 21, 2018 at 10:05 AM
  3. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Incoming punch - counter with block - inside or outside?.

    Good moves. Just a couple of variations: With the first block from the inside out, you might want to block and simultaneously grab his...

    May 21, 2018 at 6:58 AM
  4. oftheherd1 liked Tony Dismukes's post in the thread Record all your MA knowledge on video.

    In general, when your leg is grabbed you have to stop the takedown (if possible) before you worry about countering with strikes. KFM's...

    May 21, 2018 at 6:22 AM
  5. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Getting Certified As A Women's Instructor?!.

    Thanks, good catch. Maybe that is why I was ignored. :D

    May 18, 2018 at 12:33 PM
  6. oftheherd1 rated kempodisciple's post Funny in the thread Getting Certified As A Women's Instructor?!.

    Well, if you learn to be of existence in the future, they may learn to accept you more readily.

    May 18, 2018 at 12:31 PM
  7. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Record all your MA knowledge on video.

    This.

    May 18, 2018 at 12:30 PM
  8. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Record all your MA knowledge on video.

    I know you have mentioned working in IT. There are several FOSS movie editors in Linux that have gotten good reviews in some Linux...

    May 18, 2018 at 12:24 PM
  9. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Record all your MA knowledge on video.

    When I first saw the video my first thought was along the lines of @jobo's. What do you do to prevent the person whose leg was grabbed...

    May 18, 2018 at 12:19 PM
  10. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Why Traditional Karate Is Not Effective for Self-Defense.

    Certainly there are times when a little extra pain will get your attention. In the Hapkido I learned, it didn't take me too long to...

    May 18, 2018 at 6:48 AM
  11. oftheherd1 liked Buka's post in the thread Why Traditional Karate Is Not Effective for Self-Defense.

    I almost forgot about Mitose. Definitely a "different" character than the norm. I spoke to some folks back in the nineties out here who...

    May 18, 2018 at 6:34 AM
  12. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Getting Certified As A Women's Instructor?!.

    Well, that I don't have the experience to really know much about different places. I know there was a women's self defense course...

    May 18, 2018 at 6:18 AM
  13. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Getting Certified As A Women's Instructor?!.

    If so he was lucky. I always had the feeling my students had an idiot for a teacher. :(

    May 17, 2018 at 12:40 PM
  14. oftheherd1 replied to the thread Getting Certified As A Women's Instructor?!.

    Not sure which part you are referring to, but a teacher or a school handing out certificates, should go well beyond "... it can't take...

    May 17, 2018 at 12:38 PM
  15. oftheherd1 liked Tez3's post in the thread Getting Certified As A Women's Instructor?!.

    Think you could have phrased that better! Seriously though, I agree with you. Self defence is a complicated subject at the best of...

    May 17, 2018 at 12:21 PM