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    New Jersey Car and Bike Show

    I thought I'd post this for the car/bike people on the board. It's that time of the year again. The Knights of Columbus Council 9914 (Of which I am Grand Knight) are having our 3rd Annual Car and Bike show. The proceeds of the event will go to the many charities we contribute to throughout...
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    Iaido elbow! help needed

    Hey everyone, I am currently having a bout of "lateral epicondylitis" commonly known as tennis elbow. I have had two injections of steroids over the past six months and have done PT and stretching exercises as well as wearing a brace. It keeps coming back and I've made an appt. with a sports...
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    My student made Blue belt tonight

    My student passed the last test needed for his Blue belt(shichi kyu) tonight. After almost two years and 6 tests: 1. Steps 2. Kata 2, 3 &4 3. Kata 8 4. Step and kick 5. Ukemi 6. Releases He took his 6th test tonight, which is designed to give the student the basic skills to address most self...
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    Just got my new live blade.

    here it is, sorry for the bad pics I will get better ones and post them. I purchased it as a semi-custom blade from Ronin Swords. It is a Kabuse (laminated) blade, 28 inches long with a Nando blue silk tsuka-ito over a black same (real). It has two mekugi and the menuki are a dragon and a...
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    Defense against weapons tests

    This was originally a reply to a thread in the armoury and it was suggested I make a thread of it. So here goes. Our style of Ju-Jitsu has a test in which the person giving the test (a person who has passed our knife fighting test) attacks the person for all intensive purposes trying to "kill"...
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    New member just joined today

    Hello, My name is Michael and I have been involved in the Martial Arts for 27 years. My first introduction to the martial arts was in 1982 at the NB Ju-Jitsu Club in Belleville,NJ. ran by Nick DiNapoli. Our style of Ju-Jitsu is called Gen Lee (Genri in Japanese) and is an American style...