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Tag Archives: Budo

A Lesson in Pain Management! What Karate Stylists Can Learn From Aikido Stylists

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

Grappling arts produce a kind of pain response that can catch strikers by surprise. The best way to prepare your body for the shock is to feel the joint locks of aikido. Repeatedly.
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Posted in Aikido.

Learn the Lesson of Compassion From Japanese Swordsman Miyamoto Musashi

Friday, July 17th, 2015

This tale of Miyamoto Musashi and Muso Gonnosuke illustrates the role compassion must play whenever deadly combat skills are being taught. Essential learning for all martial artists!
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Posted in Japanese Martial Arts History.

The Life and Times of American Martial Arts Pioneer Donn F. Draeger, Part 2

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

After this Marine-turned-martial-arts-researcher delved into the Japanese martial arts and ways, he worked to help people around the world get access to them via instruction and authoritative written material.
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Posted in Western Martial Arts History.