So, Hudson69. How did the ninjutsu training mesh with your kenpo?
Fascinating! I had absolutely no idea that there could be that much of a gap between hard-core sparring and real fighting. Maybe in a real fight...
Nothing trains you in the technical level like wearing a gi.
As many others have stated, the gi is where it's at.
It seems like Tracy's back in those days was much more in a "classical" karate format. But I guess that's all anyone knew back then.
Thanks for the feedback on that girlbug2 & Blindside.
I guess what I was trying to ask was, is there anything that, if you saw one of these types of kenpo stylists sparring or fighting, you'd be able...
Fascinating info everyone. Thanks.
Techniques and philosophies aside, are there any serious contrasts between the two different types of practitioners?
Beasty! Good for Mr. Simonet.
All the way around, St. Pierre's lookin like he's solid in every range of the game.
I see. Thanks for the clarification.
Did St. Pierre get his black belt in bjj? I just got the latest issue of Black Belt and he's wearing a black belt on his gi. I know he got his...
So, am I right in assuming that it bares no resemblance to Okinawan striking?
Thanks for the enlightening guys.
I've been told that many forms of classical jujitsu contains striking along w/ the numerous grappling techniques.
Could some one tell me what...
Dawg, that's flippin sweet!
Great insights. Thanks Juan.
One thing I'm curious about is wing chun's improvisation aspects. All the moves that I normally see are from the frontal attack/defense ready...
I don't agree w/ Bodhisattva, but this person isn't necessarily ripping on WC; he's just saying why he doesn't care for the style (which I...
What kind of similarities did Sifu Fong discuss between EPAK and wing chun?
I had always thought that Ip Man's Wing Chun was a form of Shaolin?
Any of you all know anything or heard of this branch of wing chun?
I think that's a highly astute elaboration.
I've never heard of it
So where exactly did Bruce Lee's powerful side kick (the one that he demonstrated at Ed Parker's karate expo), come from?
While I don't consider kenpo karate to be one of the true karate styles, from what I've heard and read I do see it possible to mesh this art with...
Overall, do you all think it's an easier transition to go from wing chun into the FMA's , or visa versa?
Randy Williams actually states that he was Seagal's body guard on his website.
Have you heard of a guy named Dave Rawlings? To my knowledge, he's one of Guro Inosanto's instructors and he just moved to St. Louis. I've heard...
Have any of you noted any similarities in the use of the wc weapons and that of the Filipino martial arts?
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