Category Archives: Tae Kwon Do/Tang Soo Do/Hapkido
For self defense it helps if you can move naturally and nothing is more natural than breathing. However, for years many Karateka have not really breathed properly, creating tension, wasting energy and generally slowing themselves down.
A second look at the differences between Karate and Tae Kwon Do with a view of increasing the understanding and appreciation between the two styles. Continue reading
With much rivalry between Karate and Tae Kwo Do, I take a look at what are the real differences and caused them. Continue reading
A very interesting and practical Kata bunkai for the end of Heian/Pinan Sandan. Continue reading
Hikite (pull back hand) is probably the most practiced movement in Karate, TaeKwonDo and many styles of Kung Fu. Yet most people don’t see it as having any practical application other than making the striking/blocking hand more powerful. It is actually a very usefull technique in its own right. See the video and make up your own mind. Continue reading