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. A question of procedure

    Started by Ungjaevel, 12/25/2007 2:16pm 
    4 Replies
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  2. ModeratiOWNED: Do stand up punching bags suck?

    Started by Vulgar42Ox, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  3. Mikhail Ryabko Lineage: A working hypothesis

    Started by melk, 12/25/2007 3:51pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    9,419 Views
  4. CA: I'm charged a lot at Ernie Reyes TKD, yet it doesn't seem like mcdojo

    Started by Arne, 12/20/2007 4:54am 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    46 Replies
    5,031 Views
  5. Any info on this Muay Thai school?

    Started by Aikislacker, 12/24/2007 11:27pm 
    1 Replies
    940 Views
  6. Daggorhar? Gwuh?

    Started by Gosai, 12/22/2007 8:42pm 
    8 Replies
    846 Views
  7. Spartan Warriors?

    Started by Natural Fistic, 12/05/2007 11:55am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    26 Replies
    5,691 Views
  8. What to Make of This?

    Started by KFighter, 12/18/2007 5:04pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    1,260 Views
  9. MT Bullshido? (Read first)

    Started by KFighter, 12/16/2007 7:32pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,490 Views
  10. Breaking a School Contract? Anyone ever done this?

    Started by E-Van, 12/05/2007 4:23pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    56 Replies
    11,392 Views
  11. Verifying BJJ Belts

    Started by Das Moose, 8/06/2007 2:22pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    72 Replies
    10,381 Views
  12. konigun

    Started by ninjacoop, 12/15/2007 8:00pm 
    3 Replies
    868 Views
  13. Has anyone trained with Grand Master Hwang In-Shik?

    Started by Angry-Monkey, 2/21/2005 10:24pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    3,754 Views
  14. Has my school gone McDojo?

    Started by Neo2006, 12/11/2007 3:17pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    16 Replies
    2,084 Views
  15. Green Dragon Society - BS?

    Started by MattJ, 6/04/2005 8:13am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    26 Replies
    11,960 Views
  16. 261 Replies
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  17. The Black Belt Program

    Started by Drainpipes, 12/09/2007 2:48pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,835 Views
  18. 'UFC' School

    Started by AlexSchira, 8/21/2005 6:28pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    54 Replies
    6,727 Views
  19. peruvian system

    Started by ralphg, 12/12/2007 9:21pm 
    0 Replies
    980 Views
  20. Family Safety Institute

    Started by joecos, 5/26/2007 9:29am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    2,198 Views
  21. Stoffel Van Vureen resigns as head of BDFS international

    Started by lamokio, 12/01/2007 8:53pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    17 Replies
    1,536 Views
  22. Would the real MA of the Spetznaz please stand up.

    Started by melk, 12/08/2007 1:34pm 
    8 Replies
    1,585 Views
  23. Ryukyu Kenpo in Israel - Jerusalem is becoming LARPtastic!

    Started by melk, 9/28/2007 9:27am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    21 Replies
    3,276 Views
  24. Youn Wha Ryu

    Started by Psycho Dad, 9/16/2006 9:08pm 
    14 Pages
    1 2 ... 14
    133 Replies
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