Month: December 2014

Does tameshiwari make a difference to fighting technique?

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor Does this mean he’s a good fighter?  Is tameshiwari practical? Let us now compare tameshiwari to another practical training method used by some martial arts systems to achieve similar results as tameshiwari. I am a firm believer in scenario training; it allows the martial artist to see how different actions […]

Does tameshiwari make a difference to fighting technique?

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor Does this mean he’s a good fighter?  Is tameshiwari practical? Let us now compare tameshiwari to another practical training method used by some martial arts systems to achieve similar results as tameshiwari. I am a firm believer in scenario training; it allows the martial artist to see how different actions […]

Does tameshiwari make a difference to fighting technique?

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor Does this mean he’s a good fighter?  Is tameshiwari practical? Let us now compare tameshiwari to another practical training method used by some martial arts systems to achieve similar results as tameshiwari. I am a firm believer in scenario training; it allows the martial artist to see how different actions […]

Handle yourself when arrested for self-defence

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor If you get arrested, will you have the important stuff covered?  For the most part, the police are doing a difficult job with a high degree of professionalism and it’s important to point out that they are not the enemy. However, if you have been physically attacked and forced to […]

Handle yourself when arrested for self-defence

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor If you get arrested, will you have the important stuff covered?  For the most part, the police are doing a difficult job with a high degree of professionalism and it’s important to point out that they are not the enemy. However, if you have been physically attacked and forced to […]

Handle yourself when arrested for self-defence

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor If you get arrested, will you have the important stuff covered?  For the most part, the police are doing a difficult job with a high degree of professionalism and it’s important to point out that they are not the enemy. However, if you have been physically attacked and forced to […]

Master the jumping spinning heel kick

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor Extention of the leg through the target is imperative  First, you must know how to throw a front-leg hook kick and must have the flexibility to deliver it head-high with precision, speed and power. Second, you must be able to spin and throw the kick off the rear leg. Third, […]

Master the jumping spinning heel kick

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor Extention of the leg through the target is imperative  First, you must know how to throw a front-leg hook kick and must have the flexibility to deliver it head-high with precision, speed and power. Second, you must be able to spin and throw the kick off the rear leg. Third, […]

Master the jumping spinning heel kick

Andrew Raynor   Andrew Raynor Extention of the leg through the target is imperative  First, you must know how to throw a front-leg hook kick and must have the flexibility to deliver it head-high with precision, speed and power. Second, you must be able to spin and throw the kick off the rear leg. Third, […]