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.

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  1. Prime example of what NOT to sign when looking into a MA School

    Started by GoldenJonas, 4/19/2007 4:13pm 
    5 Pages
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    48 Replies
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  2. Kikara Martial Arts Academy? [Vancouver]

    Started by brinks, 6/28/2007 3:01pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    35 Replies
    11,138 Views
  3. Kung Fu Filipino Martial Arts in Canada?

    Started by jomex, 11/04/2009 2:20am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    2,885 Views
  4. Question about Matthew Morton Article

    Started by express664, 3/08/2010 9:43am 
    6 Replies
    1,428 Views
  5. Jay "The Law" Grissom BJJ Blackbelt?

    Started by PDA, 3/13/2010 6:00pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    50 Replies
    9,798 Views
  6. Fort Collins, CO : McMahon Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

    Started by schuyler, 7/05/2007 3:46pm 
    13 Pages
    1 2 ... 13
    124 Replies
    16,779 Views
  7. Richard Gilliland, Fake Navy SEAL, exposed

    Started by Cy Q. Faunce, 4/03/2010 5:36pm 
    2 Replies
    1,845 Views
  8. SAS Fight Secrets

    Started by stjohnwayne, 9/05/2007 1:00am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    14,471 Views
  9. Robson Pereira

    Started by Terrington119, 2/21/2010 4:47pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    2,712 Views
  10. Krav Maga Mc franchise

    Started by KJM, 11/18/2002 2:06am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    12 Replies
    5,531 Views
  11. Kung Fu San Soo

    Started by kfss, 5/05/2006 9:51pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    41 Replies
    8,393 Views
  12. Bryan Lee Bondurant - A Response.

    Started by Rock Ape, 3/27/2010 10:44am 
    8 Replies
    1,804 Views
  13. 9 Replies
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  14. OAMA/Renzo club uses ninjitsu for marketing?

    Started by karate26, 6/26/2007 7:19pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    29 Replies
    5,075 Views
  15. Is Soke Joe Miller Another Ashida Kim?

    Started by TheInspector, 3/01/2008 3:43pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    8,785 Views
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  17. Instructing without being a fraud

    Started by Necroyunus, 2/23/2010 4:46am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    34 Replies
    3,700 Views
  18. Mercenary School..

    Started by Ainttappin, 9/01/2005 1:21pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    72 Replies
    14,516 Views
  19. Villari's Martial Arts Center

    Started by EternalRage, 3/08/2006 9:42pm 
    19 Pages
    1 2 ... 19
    189 Replies
    40,495 Views
  20. Mark Bailey: Sambo Bullshido?

    Started by sambosteve, 4/12/2007 3:49pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    53 Replies
    9,371 Views
  21. Baciarini's Martial Arts

    Started by Big Dozer, 3/14/2010 4:53pm 
    4 Replies
    2,214 Views
  22. Master Sifu Tom Clark of "PracticalMMA" in Maryland

    Started by DarkAardvark, 3/08/2010 2:25am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    19 Replies
    4,075 Views
  23. Master Ken Kuek

    Started by serge68, 7/29/2009 11:50am 
    28 Pages
    1 2 ... 28
    270 Replies
    33,405 Views
  24. Tony Blauer : The S.P.E.A.R. system?

    Started by medtac, 8/22/2006 12:13pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    36 Replies
    48,904 Views
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