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  1. Tony Dismukes replied to the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    It's also possible for a teacher to encourage questions, but lead the students to asking the wrong questions and accepting dubious...

    Aug 21, 2018 at 6:34 AM
  2. Tony Dismukes replied to the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    Consistently stepping back before stepping in is not a standard Judo principle. Probably just that one student had picked up the habit...

    Aug 21, 2018 at 5:54 AM
  3. Tony Dismukes replied to the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    In the case of that particular drill from Kenpo, I'm not totally convinced that it does help the student internalize or understand...

    Aug 21, 2018 at 5:50 AM
  4. Tony Dismukes rated WaterGal's post Agree in the thread Anyone familiar with Dragons Pride?.

    I think the line is, they can make vague claims like "this product promotes heart health", but they can't claim it will cure a specific...

    Aug 21, 2018 at 4:27 AM
  5. Tony Dismukes liked Kung Fu Wang's post in the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    This issue is easy to fix. For each and every principles, you ask your students to create 3 concrete techniques beyond what you have...

    Aug 21, 2018 at 4:27 AM
  6. Tony Dismukes liked jobo's post in the thread Will this work-out WORK OUT?.

    I asked abov, what are your goals, in simple terms a it's no good doing a football work out if your going to play hockey. Once and...

    Aug 20, 2018 at 8:04 PM
  7. Tony Dismukes replied to the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    Yes and no ... I do believe that the teaching process should be a two-way dialogue, where the student is actively questioning,...

    Aug 20, 2018 at 9:47 AM
  8. Tony Dismukes replied to the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    Looks like the wrestler is only crossing his legs once he has gotten off to his partners side, so it's not as risky. Personally I think...

    Aug 20, 2018 at 9:34 AM
  9. Tony Dismukes liked Kung Fu Wang's post in the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    I think it's more for health and performance. It's not for combat. Most of the time when you use foot sweep, you will need a pulling...

    Aug 20, 2018 at 6:55 AM
  10. Tony Dismukes liked Kung Fu Wang's post in the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    You can cross your legs as long as you are not right in front of your opponent. You are safe to cross your leg while you are in your...

    Aug 20, 2018 at 6:55 AM
  11. Tony Dismukes liked JowGaWolf's post in the thread Transferability of skill.

    I understand what you are touching on, but may be. It's better to say that "on the street your mind should be focused on more than one...

    Aug 19, 2018 at 6:24 PM
  12. Tony Dismukes replied to the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    I think (as I mentioned in my earlier comment) that the key to integrating different methods is to understand why they are done...

    Aug 19, 2018 at 1:42 PM
  13. Tony Dismukes liked gpseymour's post in the thread What arts are incompatible with each other?.

    That's the point. If I take a principle and apply it to all situations, it will conflict with other principles. But if I allow for the...

    Aug 19, 2018 at 9:03 AM
  14. Tony Dismukes liked JR 137's post in the thread MMA "Fouls".

    I could’ve kept going after the eye pokes. That’s not the issue. The issue is if it were an actual fight, my uncontrolled response...

    Aug 18, 2018 at 10:26 PM
  15. Tony Dismukes liked JR 137's post in the thread MMA "Fouls".

    I got accidentally poked in the eye plenty on times in wrestling. It stopped me EVERY time when I was in a standing/neutral position....

    Aug 18, 2018 at 8:24 PM