MADE OF STEEL!
Posted On:10/31/2011 4:53pm
Style: Kung Fu Swordfighting
I've just found the Bigfoot of martial arts footage: Someone using a three section staff, in a live sparring session, and with
a fair mount of adroitness to boot.
The fighter goes through a variety of grips on his tricudgel, and even manages to wrest the spear from his opponent's grasp a couple times. It's too grainy to see the details of the disarm, which is a shame, because I'd really like to get a clearer idea of how he's doing that.
I was saying in the hook sword thread that the CMA community could learn a ton by acting more like the HEMA community (ie, fighting with their weapons instead of just doing forms with them), and then lo and behold, I find this gem.
Last edited by TheMightyMcClaw; 10/31/2011 5:02pm at .
The fool thinks himself immortal,
If he hold back from battle;
But old age will grant him no truce,
Even if spears spare him.
Posted On:10/31/2011 4:55pm
Video embed fail
Posted On:10/31/2011 5:02pm
Grog damn it. Fixed now.
Posted On:10/31/2011 5:06pm
Originally Posted by TheMightyMcClaw
I've just found the Bigfoot of martial arts footage: Someone using a three section staff, in a live sparring session,
...and then I forgot I posted on bullshido where, this asshole, IiF will inevitably point out someone else has posted 3-sectional video by this group.
Fixed. No Bigfoot.
Originally Posted by doofaloofa
1% Shark is better than you.
Posted On:10/31/2011 7:06pm
Dog Brothers regularly have at least one dude with a three section staff.
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