Martial Arts BS, Fraud, Investigations, and Skepticism

The official forum for Bullshido. SERIOUS discussion on McDojos, questionable Martial Artists, and Martial Arts History only. Help us fight fraud in the Martial Arts by contributing well-thought-out threads and ideas on the subject.

This is our showcase forum and raison d'être; please keep to the subject at hand and take the squabbling to YMAS or Trollshido. Strongly moderated for On-Topic posting.

  1. Orem, UT: Mickey Wonchoi claims $500 got his BJJ black belt

    Started by DJColdfusion, 10/11/2007 12:31am 
    5 Pages
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    46 Replies
    16,168 Views
  2. Tifton, GA: Al Moore's Lionheart Martial Arts/Universal Fighting Systems

    Started by raystantz, 1/03/2008 10:31am 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    54 Replies
    8,931 Views
  3. Fitness Factory In Irvine.

    Started by Oldguyoutofshap, 3/01/2010 1:05am 
    32 Pages
    1 2 ... 32
    312 Replies
    29,578 Views
  4. Chuck Hardin's Judo claims...

    Started by Mtripp, 6/22/2010 10:39am 
    42 Pages
    1 2 ... 42
    416 Replies
    60,889 Views
  5. 7 Replies
    2,161 Views
  6. Bob Chaney World Martial Arts Inc.

    Started by lawpunk3r, 11/16/2006 4:57pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    6,660 Views
  7. Does chivalry belong in martial arts?

    Started by captainzorikh, 8/02/2010 2:04pm 
    20 Pages
    1 2 ... 20
    199 Replies
    14,605 Views
  8. Women in training

    Started by JKDChick, 9/08/2004 4:20pm 
    10 Pages
    1 2 ... 10
    97 Replies
    8,653 Views
  9. Steve Arce credential dispute

    Started by JudoSensei, 6/06/2010 2:05pm 
    37 Pages
    1 2 ... 37
    364 Replies
    54,548 Views
  10. Fake Navy Seal Annville KY Kenpo School

    Started by Kentucky Medic, 12/15/2009 12:26pm 
    15 Pages
    1 2 ... 15
    140 Replies
    21,097 Views
  11. Kyu Shin Do - Australian modern Kinesiologic self-defence

    Started by LLL, 2/03/2004 12:45pm 
    12 Pages
    1 2 ... 12
    118 Replies
    15,915 Views
  12. Victory Martial Arts Academy & Dion Riccardo

    Started by SlimJim, 3/09/2004 12:25pm 
    15 Pages
    1 2 ... 15
    144 Replies
    27,148 Views
  13. Deadly Dojo

    Started by odyssey11, 9/16/2006 5:34pm 
    13 Pages
    1 2 ... 13
    129 Replies
    22,049 Views
  14. Anyone hear of TCB martial arts?

    Started by battlefields, 5/21/2009 7:37am 
    6 Replies
    3,860 Views
  15. Cuaucalli - Aztec Karate?

    Started by Judah Maccabee, 12/21/2006 12:27am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    29 Replies
    4,903 Views
  16. Curious initiatives by Mr. James E. Curtis

    Started by chiballz, 7/22/2010 12:35pm 
    3 Replies
    1,256 Views
  17. 4 Replies
    8,122 Views
  18. Derrick "D-Rock" Krantz

    Started by Arclight, 9/16/2008 1:55am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    38 Replies
    6,941 Views
  19. Is Bakido Bullshido?

    Started by CMack11, 12/07/2004 5:59pm 
    12 Pages
    1 2 ... 12
    110 Replies
    16,386 Views
  20. 'ACCS': The Advanced commando combat system

    Started by Nate1481, 11/23/2007 11:43am 
    4 Replies
    4,578 Views
  21. Wu Shen Pai Chuan Fa Gung Fu?

    Started by kenpostudent, 6/04/2009 4:32pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    28 Replies
    7,359 Views
  22. Shizen ryu Bujutsu as taught by Tadashi Taisan

    Started by EcoRI, 9/28/2009 6:54pm 
    4 Replies
    3,499 Views
  23. lian shi kung fu

    Started by Te No Kage!, 5/07/2004 11:08am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    20 Replies
    5,048 Views
  24. Odd claim against Mark Tripp's credentials, his response.

    Started by Mtripp, 2/27/2009 9:25am 
    17 Pages
    1 2 ... 17
    168 Replies
    34,486 Views
  25. Stephen Oliver's Million Dollar McDojo

    Started by Courage, 1/18/2007 4:50pm 
    45 Pages
    1 2 ... 45
    440 Replies
    78,241 Views

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