martial arts

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    Hello! Newbie looking for pointers!

    Hi All, Ive recently become involved in fitness and martial arts as Im working on a project on it an event this July. Throughout the project, well be producing articles and other types of commentary to appeal to followers and newcomers of fitness and martial arts. I thought it would...
  2. Chris86

    Hi, I'm new here... just wanted to share a vid of a TKD test

    I'm currently working towards my 3rd dan black belt. I've been taking Taekwondo for 8 1/2 years now. Anyways, here it is:
  3. A

    Understanding the ethics of ranking up

    I have tried discussing this with other martial artists and would like to hear more opinions. If a Black belt (ex. 3rd Dan) leaves an association,federation, alliance, etc. to begin his/her own private practice, what are their options in regards to testing to the next rank. Do they they wait...
  4. Breaking Allen

    A Long Hiatus, and a Rewarding Comeback

    Hello to those who read this, I'd like to take a moment and say hello. My name is Allen Towe, and I first started my life in Martial Arts at the age of 7 (if my memory is correct) with my father's decision to enlist me at a local ATA (American Tae-Kwon-Do) school. I pursued hard practice until I...
  5. B

    Anyone heard of Bujinkan Taka-Seigi?

    Is Bujinkan Taka-Seigi the same as just Bujinkan? I have been in martial arts awhile and to confess I have not really heard of this. My friend invited to come train at his Bujinkan Taka-Seigi dojo. I looked it up and didn't see a lot of information on Bujinkan Taka-Seigi (unbiased anyway). I did...
  6. I

    Don't know if this is the right place to put this, but I have a question or two..

    Hey everyone, and before I begin. I know you probably get guys who sound like me a lot, coming in here sounding enthusiastic and ambitious. But hear me out. I have wanted to continue my martial arts training for a long time. (I'm sure you've heard this one before..). I started going to a...
  7. BraxLimbo

    Tips on How to start learning any Martial Arts

    I gotta be honest, learning any kind of martial arts is hard. The first few months would be the hardest. So the best tip would be to BE READY. Physically and emotionally. Physically, you would have to stretch first since there could be possible injuries along the way. Ok. There would be...