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This past Saturday, March 28, the late Terry Gibson would've been 62.
Posted his Silat article to January 1993 Black Belt magazine in his honor.
Silat The Deadly Art of Indonesia and Malaysia by Terry H. Gibson Stickgrappler s Sojourn of Septillion Steps
19 yrs ago today, Ted Lucaylucay passed away at the age of 51, way too young.
Posted the Obit that showed up in IKF
IN MEMORY OF Guro Theodore Ted Lucaylucay Oct 5 1945 - Mar 30 1996 Stickgrappler s Sojourn of Septillion Steps
RIP Guro Lucaylucay
Featherweights Godofredo Pepey and Andre Fili fought this past Saturday in Brazil. Pepey got $50k for his Flying Triangle Choke submission as 1 of the Performances of the Night. I made 9 GIFs from that fight.
Enjoy 6 more GIFs here:
UFC Fight Night 62 - Godofredo Pepey X Andre Fili GIF...
My friend Badger Johnson wrote an essay on the controversial subject of Trapping :)
Please post a comment on the page for him.
Link below includes links to other great essays by him.
Hope this helps in your Martial Arts Journey, or as I call it, the Sojourn of Septillion Steps :)
I made some GIF's from the fight between Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva and Frank Mir. Really surprised how well and fast Mir moved. Plus he fought orthodox. His time off he switched from southpaw to orthodox and he looked awesome!
More GIFs at...
2 days ago was his bday, neglected to post here. Best known as one of the best kickers from the 1970's and 80's in The Hot, the Cool and the Vicious as well as The Leg Fighters aka Invincible Kung Legs.
Posted a profile including a list of his famous students (one you may not believe!) and 2...
Didn't have a chance to post last night to here, yesterday would've been Barney Ross' 105th Birthday
He was one of Boxing's Greats, the Undisputed Champion in 3 different weight divisions, and has the distinction of being the Greatest Jewish boxer ever.
My friend, Douglas Century, wrote a...
Didn't have a chance to post here until now. 2 days ago, it was Chuck Liddell's 45th birthday.
Posted his Life Lessons in his honor! Happy birthday Champ!
THE WISDOM OF ... Chuck The Iceman Liddell Stickgrappler s Sojourn of Septillion Steps
Didn't have a chance to post here earlier.
Sun Lu-tang, one of China's greatest martial artists, passed away 81 years ago on Dec 16, 1933.
Posted an essay he wrote of his experiences training in the Internal Arts/Neijia in his memory.
Sun Lu-tang My Personal Experience translated by...
First time doing this, usually make GIFs off of Blu-ray or DVD, but John Wick comes out Feb 3. Made some GIFs from the trailers found on YouTube.
Keanu Reeves as John Wick uses a shooting style called "Central Axis Relock".
Some more GIFs here if you want to check out more...
LOL at me, i'm such a movies-gif-making-geek
made gif's of that scene back in 0ct of last year
Telescopic Baton in Movies Lucy Liu in Ballistic Ecks vs Sever Stickgrappler s Sojourn of Septillion Steps
Made some animated GIFs of Lucy Liu's telescopic baton fight vs Ophelia Lovibond, from the tv series, Elementary, in honor of her birthday yesterday. Posted yesterday and didn't have a chance to post here until now.
Enjoy 6 more GIFs here:
Happy Birthday Lucy Liu Elementary S03E01 GIF...
It was Nick Cheung's birthday yesterday. One of Hong Kong's A-list actors, Cheung won the Best Actor Awards for his performances in 2008's Beast Stalker and the recent 2013 Unbeatable. It was a huge accomplishment as Wong Kar Wai's The Grandmaster last year almost swept the Awards. Cheung beat...
Yesterday would've been Bruce Lee's 74th birthday, i didn't get a chance to post this here yesterday.
Made 17 GIFs from a Green Hornet episode (The Preying Mantis) where he fought his real-life student Dan Inosanto (as body double for Mako)
Enjoy 12 more GIFs (yes 12!) from that Green...
RIP Takakura Ken
Made some GIFs from one of my favorite movies in which he co-starred, The Yakuza
Enjoy 7 more GIFs here:
The Yakuza (1974) Animated GIF Set 1 ~ Stickgrappler's Sojourn of Septillion Steps
New TV Series, Gotham, is about a young Bruce Wayne right after his parents were murdered in front of his eyes. This incident over time is what transforms Bruce into Batman.
This weeks episode Bruce learns some boxing from Alfred. I made some GIFs to inspire my son and his training and wanted...
Sad news, one of Japans greatest actors, Takakura Ken, passed away Nov 10 at the age of 83 from lymphoma. It was announced yesterday and I didnt have time to post here.
Probably best known to the West for his role in Ridley Scotts Black Rain opposite Michael Douglas.
My favorite is Sydney...
The TV show Elementary featured some British Singlestick in last nights episode. Made some GIFs of Orphelia Lovibond as Kitty Winter with Singlestick
Enjoy 5 more GIFs here
Orphelia Lovibond as Kitty Winter with Singlestick (Elementary S03E03 GIF Set) ~ Stickgrappler's Sojourn of...