This Little Piggy

This Little Piggy - KDA Wing Chun, Columbia, SC

Most Martial Artists train with bare feet. It is possible this grows out of the Asian tradition of removing one’s shoes before entering a home. These days, most schools require bare feet to protect their expensive mat floors. Forty-plus years ago, when learning under Sensei Logue, we trained barefooted outside,…

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Calm in the Overdrive

Calm in the Overdrive

Why do you train in the Martial Arts? The most common answers are either self-defense or fitness. Frankly, fitness is just self-defense. Get stronger so you can kick-ass. There are other answers. I had one student who trained in a martial art because he wanted to be in the movies.…

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