i like it, use it, teach it
That staff took quite a few of these before it broke lol
This was from a collection of shaolin staff training vids, could be a mokey sub style...
you are correct, its mostly Chinese theater technique
It does entail good coordination
iv had no issue adding weight/strength training in with my karate
broken 2 staffs while sparring
broken 1 staff while jumping off it
broke 1 staff practicing power generation
broke 1 nunchaku on a dummy
To date ive broken 7 weapons during training
really sad :(:(:( about my most recent one lol
couple of things to address here
If the goal is solely self-defense - many scenarios require very little martial arts, its better to have verbal...
Then go kick boxing , much more fun
If you really dont want to worry about strikes and want to take MA for exercise and friends i would suggest BJJ, but it also depends on whats...
Like @Headhunter was saying, martial arts wont solve the immediate problem but can help you cope and prepare
foam covered bo and nunchaku are often good for kids, and helps then learn to be more responsible with thing in their hands
loved this video
skill only compensates soo much for strength, and everyone can have an off moment and get caught by something, it doesnt nag at me though
I recently had fun competing in the pilot fight of the Virtual Fight League
combining martial arts skill and comedic fun
more fighters are...
good follow through recover
thank you, i have seen many self defense programs fail in this area. People ive met that tell me theyve taken self defense are like "oh...
If the goal is ONLY self-defense then ONLY a modern statistic based self defense class should be taken. One that encompass empowerment,...
Ive done a spinning hook kick to scissor takedown
the set up is key to range, time, and telegraph so that they want to catch your leg and sweep...
nice, looks like rattan
and partial honor system look, seems nice
i use this strategy
I agree all they way on the video
This is exactly what i did for my recent bo promo video short sweet clips strung together with catchy sound...
what i think would be cool would be a weekly meeting on a topic set a week before and we chime in with favored techniques or stylistic set ups....
striking for sure
For me - minor reduction in contact of drills
But the real kicker is several of my seminars and outreach classes have been cancelled due to the...
Spear hand during sparring - absolutely
Spear sparring - absolutely
good start with momentum building
but the ending of the kick looks more like an inside crescent kick than a tornado which ends is a (prefereably...
i attack this issue by watching hours of cell phone and security videos of encounters and pressure testing techniques on one of my top students...
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