Counter to the MMA Straightblast!

[sd_video id=”P41um_PBwTI” type=”youtube”] A few weeks I posted a blog on the Barao and Dillishaw fight…basically all the cool things I learned from this fight. In that post I discussed the MMA straightblast and how it was effective in the Vitor Belfort and Vanderlai Silva fight, and how certain elements of it can be seen in the Barao / Dillishaw …

Cool Things I Learned from Barao vs Dillishaw at UFC 173

The only fight I really watched at UFC 173 was the Barao versus Dillishaw fight. Both of these fighters are extremely talented and have a lot of experience; I was definitely excited to see this match. Wow, I was impressed how Dillishaw defeated Barao. http://youtu.be/pQ_7hQ7Y4a0 The fight got me really excited because it made me recall a lot of great …

How to Learn Martial Arts: Dan Inosanto’s lessons live on

It’s only been a few weeks since Guro Dan Inosanto’s seminar at Kombat Arts and I’ve already forgotten most of what he taught. That’s one of the charms of an Inosanto seminar; the info comes swiftly, quickly, and in volumes. It’s an approach, though, that JKD students can understand. After decades of diving into a multitude of martial arts, mastering …

The Difference Between Street & Sport: Let RAVEN Show You the Difference

This is a another great article written by my friend Burton Richardson of JKD Unlimited.  A lot of people train in the martial arts for: sport, the sake of the art (to learn something) and self defense (street).  Want to know the difference?  This article may help and check out Linda’s self defense course on July 13.  All proceeds go …