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. Taikidojutsu/Shinobi MMA/American Academy of Martial Arts

    Started by It is Fake, 9/14/2010 10:35pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    5,674 Views
  2. Tim Ferriss, does anyone know him?

    Started by Sam Browning, 5/10/2007 8:19pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    59 Replies
    54,302 Views
  3. Native American MA- Coven Research - Livingston, LA

    Started by creole3687, 8/17/2010 2:54am 
    19 Pages
    1 2 ... 19
    181 Replies
    20,714 Views
  4. Vague dojo

    Started by KFighter, 9/13/2010 12:48pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    2,575 Views
  5. Larry Sanders Investigation (see page 11)

    Started by Meex, 5/23/2008 3:32pm 
    16 Pages
    1 2 ... 16
    155 Replies
    26,406 Views
  6. Dojo Reviews and You - in-house bullshido.

    Started by JohnnyCache, 1/20/2007 3:50pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    28 Replies
    17,971 Views
  7. "Quantum" Jujitsu? Huh? (video)

    Started by Airman Kai, 8/03/2006 1:49pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    59 Replies
    12,233 Views
  8. Camcorder certification - sambo

    Started by honesty, 1/06/2010 10:04am 
    11 Pages
    1 2 ... 11
    105 Replies
    18,393 Views
  9. Christopher Allen TMA

    Started by SnickersUK, 8/16/2010 9:04am 
    10 Pages
    1 2 ... 10
    94 Replies
    19,365 Views
  10. Baker's Martial Arts - a BJJ McDojo in San Angelo, TX

    Started by zookrider, 7/14/2007 11:52am 
    11 Pages
    1 2 ... 11
    108 Replies
    27,767 Views
  11. Villari's "BJJ Instruction"

    Started by BJJinRI, 8/23/2010 4:22am 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    60 Replies
    11,810 Views
  12. The Giant Lee saga...

    Started by Matt W., 10/05/2004 8:20am 
    10 Pages
    1 2 ... 10
    97 Replies
    16,905 Views
  13. Orem, UT: Mickey Wonchoi claims $500 got his BJJ black belt

    Started by DJColdfusion, 10/11/2007 12:31am 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    46 Replies
    16,487 Views
  14. 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
    9,180 Views
  15. Fitness Factory In Irvine.

    Started by Oldguyoutofshap, 3/01/2010 1:05am 
    32 Pages
    1 2 ... 32
    312 Replies
    30,845 Views
  16. Chuck Hardin's Judo claims...

    Started by Mtripp, 6/22/2010 10:39am 
    42 Pages
    1 2 ... 42
    416 Replies
    62,257 Views
  17. 7 Replies
    2,277 Views
  18. Bob Chaney World Martial Arts Inc.

    Started by lawpunk3r, 11/16/2006 4:57pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    6,780 Views
  19. Does chivalry belong in martial arts?

    Started by captainzorikh, 8/02/2010 2:04pm 
    20 Pages
    1 2 ... 20
    199 Replies
    15,242 Views
  20. Women in training

    Started by JKDChick, 9/08/2004 4:20pm 
    10 Pages
    1 2 ... 10
    97 Replies
    8,881 Views
  21. Steve Arce credential dispute

    Started by JudoSensei, 6/06/2010 2:05pm 
    37 Pages
    1 2 ... 37
    364 Replies
    56,942 Views
  22. Fake Navy Seal Annville KY Kenpo School

    Started by Kentucky Medic, 12/15/2009 12:26pm 
    15 Pages
    1 2 ... 15
    140 Replies
    21,472 Views
  23. Kyu Shin Do - Australian modern Kinesiologic self-defence

    Started by LLL, 2/03/2004 12:45pm 
    12 Pages
    1 2 ... 12
    118 Replies
    16,316 Views
  24. Victory Martial Arts Academy & Dion Riccardo

    Started by SlimJim, 3/09/2004 12:25pm 
    15 Pages
    1 2 ... 15
    144 Replies
    27,581 Views
  25. Deadly Dojo

    Started by odyssey11, 9/16/2006 5:34pm 
    13 Pages
    1 2 ... 13
    129 Replies
    22,404 Views

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