Thursday, 18 July 2019

Working with different partners

This is a good post from Devon Boormaster's blog:

getting-the-most-from-mixed-experience-levels

One of best parts of training under John Kells' were the Sunday sessions where you could be pushing hands with people of all levels and experience.

You could learn such a lot - equally from beginners who didn't know the rules as well as long term students who simply yielded leaving you fumbling.

Wednesday, 10 July 2019

Cook Ding's Kitchen: Motivation and Discipline

This is an interesting article. Enjoyment is a big factor for my continuing practise, still going strong after 38 years and hopefully for many more.


Cook Ding's Kitchen: Motivation and Discipline: Happy 4th of July! Below is an excerpt from a post at The Art of Manliness. The topic is the difference between motivation and discipli...

Saturday, 29 June 2019

Visayan Style Corto-Kadena Eskrima:The Sikaran & Moro influenced footwork

















Really interesting clip highlighting the importance of footwork. With John Kells we did sticky legs although it wasn't emphasised much. but I think it is an important drill for balance and sensitivity.