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Hapkido Cane: Big Stick Fighting from the Dojo to the Street Product Review

Instructor: Alain Burrese Format: DVD (2 disk set) Vendor: Paladin Press $39.95 Cane Skills Rock. No better way to say it than with a cane in your hand you have one of the most devastating concussion and control weapons available to the common man. Yes, the naysayers will start spouting about their guns and the knife [...]

By | 2015-10-14T08:43:53+00:00 October 14th, 2015|Book, Movie, and Video Reviews, Hapkido, Practice Weapons, Real or Live Weapons, Teaching, Training|Comments Off on Hapkido Cane: Big Stick Fighting from the Dojo to the Street Product Review

Cross Trained Skills And Using A Walking Cane To Play Racket Ball

Last night one of my students began training with the cane. This in of its self is not such a big deal, but the quickness in which he was able to pick up some of the foundational movements was surprising.   All students have strengths and weaknesses and he is no different from the rest [...]

By | 2014-12-09T09:47:24+00:00 August 29th, 2013|Hand Skill Drills, Hapkido, Something To Think About, Training|Comments Off on Cross Trained Skills And Using A Walking Cane To Play Racket Ball

Hapkido Seminar at a Karate School

Hapkido Seminar at a Karate School This past Saturday I had the pleasure of doing a three hour seminar in the foundations of Hapkido to a local Karate school. Many thanks for Sensei Bob and the school for the invite and allowing me to demonstrate my style to their students. I have worked with Karate [...]

By | 2015-02-12T08:07:27+00:00 August 15th, 2012|Concept Drills, Falls, Hand Skill Drills, Hapkido, Karate, Kicks, Seminar, Throws Takedowns|Comments Off on Hapkido Seminar at a Karate School

White to Yellow Hapkido Testing Requirements

White to Yellow  Hapkido Testing Requirements I updated my notes for white to yellow belt testing and thought some of you might like to see what the basic requirements are. This is the program that I teach. Focus                    Learning the basic blocks, punches, and kicks as well as beginning to fall and roll. The grabs [...]

By | 2015-01-10T15:00:55+00:00 July 27th, 2012|Falls, Hand Strikes, Hapkido, Kicks, Testing|Comments Off on White to Yellow Hapkido Testing Requirements