The art of losing: your best investment!

The art of losing: your best investment!

In the Martial Arts world, many people unfortunately confuse the art of combat with the art of training for combat. Training should be a progression, a method. Therefore, the spirit behind cannot be the same as the one behind fighting. And here is the mistake, the...
Health Tips: Breathing and Energy

Health Tips: Breathing and Energy

If the modern man still knew how to breathe properly, he would get everything he needs to fight against the stresses of everyday life, junk food that leads him to dig his own grave with his mouth, weariness, pollution, coldness, depression, his mother-in-law, his...
What do you really want? – John Honeyman

What do you really want? – John Honeyman

(Thanks for the inspiration AK and K) When I joined my first real dojo I was only 14. I had been picked on at school relentlessly for 8 years already, teased, pushed around and beaten up nearly every day. It got to the point that my Mom would drop me off in the...
Why include martial arts on your resume?

Why include martial arts on your resume?

We’ve noticed recently more and more students featuring their martial arts journey in their resume and LinkedIn profiles as part of their skills and qualifications, especially for those in upper management positions. We can fake enthusiasm, motivation or grit...
Take a moment to think…

Take a moment to think…

Take a moment to think: In the past second, one and a half acres of rain-forest were cut down, destroying the homes of many species of wildlife. In the past minute, the energy used in the UK was equal to 313 million tons of oil, which we can never get back. In the...