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
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    13 Replies
    10,516 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
    5,445 Views
  5. Any info on this Muay Thai school?

    Started by Aikislacker, 12/24/2007 11:27pm 
    1 Replies
    1,012 Views
  6. Daggorhar? Gwuh?

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

    Started by Natural Fistic, 12/05/2007 11:55am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    26 Replies
    5,937 Views
  8. What to Make of This?

    Started by KFighter, 12/18/2007 5:04pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    1,382 Views
  9. MT Bullshido? (Read first)

    Started by KFighter, 12/16/2007 7:32pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,629 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
    12,044 Views
  11. Verifying BJJ Belts

    Started by Das Moose, 8/06/2007 2:22pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    72 Replies
    10,789 Views
  12. konigun

    Started by ninjacoop, 12/15/2007 8:00pm 
    3 Replies
    969 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
    4,070 Views
  14. Has my school gone McDojo?

    Started by Neo2006, 12/11/2007 3:17pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    16 Replies
    2,273 Views
  15. Green Dragon Society - BS?

    Started by MattJ, 6/04/2005 8:13am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    26 Replies
    12,539 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
    2,050 Views
  18. 'UFC' School

    Started by AlexSchira, 8/21/2005 6:28pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    54 Replies
    7,010 Views
  19. peruvian system

    Started by ralphg, 12/12/2007 9:21pm 
    0 Replies
    1,115 Views
  20. Family Safety Institute

    Started by joecos, 5/26/2007 9:29am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    2,419 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
    1,718 Views
  22. Would the real MA of the Spetznaz please stand up.

    Started by melk, 12/08/2007 1:34pm 
    8 Replies
    1,715 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
    3,728 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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