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Karate Master Instructor Promoted

Newsletter 999 Congrats to new Master Instructor! Good morning! I’m late on the newsletter. My apologies. I’ve just been working on books, and haven’t kicked my butt into gear. So, the big news is… A NEW MASTER INSTRUCTOR! Congratulations to… … Continue reading

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From Karate Chi Power to Tai Chi Chuan Internal Energy

Newsletter 998 The Two Types of Internal Power (chi)! Hi guys and gals! Happy Corona vacation! I hope you’ve made the best of it, learned an art or two, worked out every day, preserved your health and safety for your … Continue reading

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Martial Arts Zen Applied to Gun Training

Newsletter 995 <h1>The Gun, the Sword, and the Martial Arts</h1> The gun extends a straight line The sword extends a straight, or curved line. The bullet goes further than the sword, but, even with training, not too much further. Odd … Continue reading

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Wrestling Coach has Master Instructor Win!

A New Martial Arts Master Instructor Congrats to new Master Instructor Everett Riggs! Here’s just a portion of his win… Hi, I recently ordered your Master Instructor Course have watched it multiple times. It is really ground breaking stuff. I … Continue reading

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Martial Arts Teachers Thrown in Jail!

Newsletter 991 A New Law Against Teaching Martial Arts I’ve talked about this, on and off over the years, and here it is actually happening: a law to criminalize the martial arts. Here’s a link https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-11-27-tyranny-alert-virginia-to-outlaw-krav-maga-brazilian-jiu-jitsi-kickboxing-firearms-instruction-sb64.html and here is one … Continue reading

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Creating an Energy System through Martial Arts

Newsletter 990 Odd Things About Energy in Tai Chi Chuan and Karate I don’t talk about energy in the martial arts (in Tai Chi Chuan, Karate, etc.) as much as I should. Some people think energy (chi) is bogus. That’s … Continue reading

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An Example of No Martial Art

Newsletter 988 Martial Arts Changing Over the Last 50 Years When I began martial arts, back in 1967, things were different. At this point you expect me to say something to the effect of… we were more ‘dedicated,’ we were … Continue reading

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Formlessness as the End Result of the Martial Arts

Newsletter 987 How to Be Formless in the Martial Arts Bruce Lee talks about being formless. Zen teaches us to be formless. This idea of being formless permeates the martial arts, but what the heck is it, really? To be … Continue reading

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Use Martial Arts to Make Your Punch Ten Times Stronger!

Newsletter 984 The Easy Way to Punch Hard in the Martial Arts Most people don’t understand how easy the martial arts are. Take, for instance, a good karate punch. It will generate more power than any other punch in the … Continue reading

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A Drill to Find the Soul of the Martial Arts

Newsletter 983 The Windows to the Soul of the Martial Arts I’ve talked about where you put your eyes before. So let me say it again, and give you a rather phenomenal martial arts drill. My first school, kenpo, held … Continue reading

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