Get Your Hands Up

Some repetative examples at the beginning, but then it is Shihan's lesson done in video. Start with your hands up and open, in a neutral stance.


Marines Close Combat Training During WWII

There's a couple of things that look very familiar.


There are only so many days allotted to us. The thing we choose should be things we love.

Point of View

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We work out and try to manage our atemis and techniques so that we don't injure our ukes. It allows us all to continue to train but it is good to remember what the art is capable of.

A full energy strike with a jo would have a fight ending impact.