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    Improving the BJJ tournament experience

    Hi, Everyone: Im working on a personal project that can help design a better experience in BJJ tournaments. But in order to do that, I need to gain a general sense of the experiences for those involved: the competitors, coaches, and organizers. If you are interested in seeing what a better...
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    Looking for a Place to Buy a Competition Bo

    (For context, I'm using my bo for tricking, and I'm not worried about contact.) I've had a pretty nice graphite bo from Century for a while, but now that I'm getting better and I'll be going into bigger tournaments soon, I would like to find a genuine competition bo. The biggest thing for...
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    Tang Soo Do Competitions

    Hi Everyone, Grand Master Hwang Kee emphasized that he did not want Tang Soo Do Moo Duk Kwan to become a sport. With that said, how does everyone feel about Tang Soo Do Competitions/Tournaments? And does that go against what Grand Master Hwang Kee desired for the art of Tang Soo Do Moo Duk...
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    Why compete in tournaments?

    Hey guys, I have never competed in any tournament in my martial arts career. I am 26 years old now. Ive only been taking classes. And I got back into it over a year ago after college. I studied Taekwondo. But I would like to know why many of you guys compete. If either of you would like to...