A Martial Artist Mindset by: Kennedy Fitzgibbon I could write pages and pages about what being a martial artist really means but today I want to focus on one thing in particular about a martial artist mindset and how it transfers over to your day to day life – on and off the training floor. […]
Some thoughts about martial arts training. I think that, quite often, beginning martial arts students are curious about what their training journey will be like. Or, in the case of a new young student, the parents ask about what will concepts or ideas their child will encounter. I hope in this post to provide some of that […]
Emily Maestas is our Student of the Week Emily is a steady and strong Martial Artist. She is currently a Brown belt at Blue Wave working toward her High Brown Belt. She comes to class frequently and puts forth all of her effort each class working her hardest to improve. You may not expect it […]
Self-Defense, Combat, and Martial Arts Training I have been thinking about how to tackle an article about self-defense for a long time. A couple of hindrances contributing to my procrastination in writing this are: 1. There is already a plethora of material, both written and video, about self-defense as it pertains to martial arts training. […]
Why Bother With The Basics? This is a valid question, especially today. With the popularity of “extreme” and “cage-fighting” martial arts styles a new student might wonder if combat oriented practice might make a better use of time in class. Maybe practice would best be spent learning to be comfortable with a more application oriented […]
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