Posted On:12/16/2002 11:15am
what karate are you experienced with?
Posted On:12/16/2002 11:03pm
Style: Using bag as aggro outlet
I am planning to train in "Escape Fast" self defence using my hands head and teeth as weapons.
UFC is only good if it's a ONE style fighter vs another ONE style fighter (and that includes hybrid styles like TaiAikiJutsu)
UFC needs more obscure martial artists (Glimmen, "Testas" Arte'Dell'Bracciare) fighting in it. More traditional African and European styles.
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Posted On:12/16/2002 11:39pm
Style: MMA-Vale Tudo
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Posted On:12/17/2002 12:16am
Style: BJJ, Karate,
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Posted On:12/17/2002 12:56am
hey pedee who are you talking to?
Posted On:12/17/2002 11:20am
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Posted On:12/17/2002 3:44pm
Style: Electricity, Speed
Speaking of Kyokushin, what aside from the fact that it's heavily sparring-based separates it from other styles of karate? I've looked at a few books (not the best idea, I know), and it just looks like generic "hard" karate to me.
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Posted On:12/17/2002 3:59pm
probably the emfasiss on full contact sparring and breaking. other than that it's just karate.
Posted On:12/22/2002 10:02am
Style: Kyokushinkai / Kajukenbo
i'm a Kyokushin bb and have also spent years in other styles-Kyokushin is just more intense. As Sihon Lowe's yellow pages ad used to say in Honolulu, "No contracts, just hard workouts."
After about two hours of hard sweaty workout, THEN they do pushups and situps. I remember doing handstands while someone held my feet and doing pushups. I remember watching the sweat on the dogi (karate clothes) of the bb in front of me in the front line (i was green at the time) during warm ups gradually soak with sweat, starting with the neck and armpits, until the ENTIRE uniform was wet. Pay off was things like in Kajukenbo class, first time,it was only my area of the floor was sprinkled with sweat 10 minutes into the workout because i had been taught to go as hard as you can (kata without power is dance) and no one else there had had that experience.
Peedee-what style of karate are you a bb in?
Do you use it or practice it still?
Oh, Kajukenbo teaches every kind and way of doing kicks, thrust, whip, mule, snap, chambered, unchambered, they actally broke down things like front snap to roundhouse combo (nidan mwashigeri)in steps with hip movement and leg movement explained in detail.
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Posted On:12/22/2002 6:42pm
Style: Be Happy
Angry-Spastic could you go into more detail about those styles you mention?
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