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  1. punisher73 rated Hanzou's post Agree in the thread Would biting work here?.

    No. I mean, you can try to bite an arm or a leg, but I don't think that's going to help much. Best results I've seen from biting is...

    Oct 11, 2018 at 1:52 PM
  2. punisher73 rated Tez3's post Agree in the thread Kata Critique.

    Thank you, this seems to more the judging of artistic style rather than kata something I think single style comps don't do. It's more of...

    Oct 11, 2018 at 6:51 AM
  3. punisher73 rated Tez3's post Agree in the thread Kata Critique.

    I'm not arguing either just trying to understand on what points a karateka could judge a CMA form ( and vice versa) fairly because I...

    Oct 11, 2018 at 6:48 AM
  4. punisher73 replied to the thread Kata Critique.

    It seems to me that your example is exactly what Tez and myself are talking about (sorry Tez, not trying to put words in your mouth)....

    Oct 10, 2018 at 3:16 PM
  5. punisher73 replied to the thread Kata Critique.

    This I believe is a perfect post to show the two sides I see being talked about. 1) Your style is YOUR style, and only people from that...

    Oct 10, 2018 at 11:58 AM
  6. punisher73 rated Tez3's post Agree in the thread Kata Critique.

    I haven't taken 'exception' to your comments, I simply don't understand quite frankly how a karateka can competently and fairly judge a...

    Oct 10, 2018 at 11:48 AM
  7. punisher73 liked JR 137's post in the thread Kata Critique.

    I was just going to mention Gushi. I never got tired of watching his stuff. I was going to post a video of him doing some kata, but the...

    Oct 9, 2018
  8. punisher73 replied to the thread Kata Critique.

    Agreed, look into Shinyu Gushi as well, both Uechi stylists. Unfortunately, both have passed away.

    Oct 9, 2018
  9. punisher73 rated Tez3's post Agree in the thread Kata Critique.

    So far I have seen only one poster qualified to judge the kata as he's from the same style. How can people who don't do that style judge...

    Oct 9, 2018
  10. punisher73 replied to the thread Why until recently effective TMA practitioners were not represented in MMA?.

    Correct, because Jimmeson didn't know what to expect. Shamrock did Pancrase, Tuli was a Sumo who hadn't fought in 4 years. Royce was...

    Oct 9, 2018
  11. punisher73 replied to the thread Why until recently effective TMA practitioners were not represented in MMA?.

    Art Jimmeson, the guy with one boxing glove? Come on that is a prime example of no one but the Gracies knowing what to expect, which is...

    Oct 9, 2018
  12. punisher73 replied to the thread Kata Critique.

    [MEDIA] For comparison. This is Toyama Sensei, one of Kanbun's original students and kept the kata the way he learned them from...

    Oct 9, 2018
  13. punisher73 replied to the thread Punching a wall with a glove - is it safe?.

    No, the striking surface needs to have some "give" to it for a couple of reasons. First, you will subconsciously pull back on your...

    Oct 9, 2018