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Thomas LaPuppet: Remembering a Pioneer of American Karate and Fighter From the Legendary Tong Dojo

Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Thomas LaPuppet had a long and impressive resume: U.S. Marine, New York firefighter, actor, bodyguard for Donald Trump, not to mention shotokan standout, international karate referee, Black Belt Hall of Famer and mentor to thousands of young martial artists.
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Posted in Martial Arts History.

Southern Shaolin Temple: Searching for China’s Real Contribution to Karate, Part 2

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Get ready for a short martial arts history lesson that encompasses China, Okinawa, the southern Shaolin Temple and, just possibly, the style of self-defense you practice!
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Posted in Shaolin Kung Fu.

Southern Shaolin Temple: Searching for China’s Real Contribution to Karate, Part 1

Monday, July 25th, 2016

Embark on a search for the southern Shaolin Temple and find out how the self-defense art practiced there went on to influence the development of Okinawan karate.
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Posted in Shaolin Kung Fu.