Timing in Martial Arts: the right moment to strike

Timing in Martial Arts: understanding the duality of Time. In life, as in Martial Arts, moments define us. When we are required to react, things like speed, power, coordination, situational / environmental awareness, proprioception, habituation, emotional maturity, and experience – can all make the difference between the right choice and the wrong choice: this is […]

Etiquette in Martial Arts

Etiquette in Martial Arts Etiquette in martial arts is a fundamental component of the martial lifestyle, inside the dojo and in everyday life. Respect towards others, obey instructors, students, sparring partners, or, even strangers, should be practiced always. Although rules and expectations vary between styles, and even practitioners, there are several ‘general’ rules that should […]