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    Please delete

    Ah, ty, got my A and B mixed up!
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    Please delete

    Found my answers, don't know how to delete thread
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    My next step in my MA journey, From Shotokan to Matsubayashi Ryu

    That's exactly what i'm going to do. I can get sparring outside of the school, and the instruction and attention to detail is pretty sharp, so it seems like its solid training minus the sparring, which isn't every thing, just something I really enjoy, but i'm DEFINATLY going to ask about the...
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    My next step in my MA journey, From Shotokan to Matsubayashi Ryu

    Thats the whole reason I want to spar. I can learn the craft and art from the teacher, and then apply it in real situation else were, but its not exactly practical from a personal level stand point, making extra trips and burning extra gas.
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    My next step in my MA journey, From Shotokan to Matsubayashi Ryu

    I wonder that too! I'm not happy about not sparring. There is a local MMA gym I can do open sparring at to work what I've learned in a full contact situation. Like I said, I come from Muay Thai backgroud, but I enjoyed the easier point karate sparring still, and id like to find a way to spar...
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    Want to know more about Karate

    This is how i'm learning to walk from Karate. I also have done lots of Thai boxing. Is their a benefit to moving like this in a fight or competition? I never did learn exactly the method behind the madness of walking like this.
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    My next step in my MA journey, From Shotokan to Matsubayashi Ryu

    So iv'e been away from being able to train at an actual martial arts school for about 2 years, do to several issues, mostly health. I tried to find a Shotokan school, to continue what I was learning(did this for about 3 years and 15 years Muay Thai), to no feasible option, so I decided to...
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    Full contact karate organizations and the future of karate competitions

    That's what im hoping to accomplish
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    Full contact karate organizations and the future of karate competitions

    something like more karate combat shows would be great , but the chances of that happening are known. The idea behind the smaller show is there fighters like me who would love to fight on something like karate combat, but the options don't exist for most fighters. This smaller show would give...
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    The Non Spinning back fist.

    That's what i think too! So underrated
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    Ever train in japan/okinawa?

    Just curious who's went to the mother lands to train, how long you were there, what style you studied, and besides cultural aspects, what did you get over there that you didnt get in your home land? Tell me stories!
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    Full contact karate organizations and the future of karate competitions

    Agreed. So that should be a no go
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    Full contact karate organizations and the future of karate competitions

    I love sabaki too , which is one point why if i do make this happen they will wear a gi. One problem i might have is fighters grabbing the gi and holding whilst punching the head which i would want to limit
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    Full contact karate organizations and the future of karate competitions

    And by full contact, i also mean id like to do something like the 1970s bareknuckle point karate when they were ko'ing each other, but continuous, with.mma gloves and a gi. Like in this
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    Full contact karate organizations and the future of karate competitions

    From my understanding the rules werent always the same . I know i seen some american kickboxing matches were you could throw and sweep. This was in the very early days
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