Awesome sparring session yesterday. One week out to the NMAC national championships. Everyone's sharp and ready. Looking forward to seeing the team in action again. I'll keep you up to date, so stay tuned.So long,don't get hurtPS: I'm starting to upload the video material of the XXIV Open Polish Championships, so again, stay tuned...
Group training is a tricky thing. On the one hand, everyone has different needs and a different starting point that needs to be taken into consideration. On the other hand, though, it totally makes sense to periodize training in order to maximize adaptations. In the Athletics class, this is easy. We run our athletes through an … Thoughts on Training – Periodizing Group Classes weiterlesen
My student Anna fought in the NMAC state championships in Schwanenstadt last Saturday and took Gold! I can't say how proud I am of her.Anna competed in both pointfighting (aka Semi Contact) and light contact. While she lost the former by one point, I think it's safe to say that the latter was won without … Schwanenstadt 2016, Part I: Anna weiterlesen
Anna just won the NMAC state championships in light contact kickboxing! I'm so proud of her.She also took 3rd place in the state championships in semi-contact kickboxing. Congratulations, keep going! Overall, the Shinergy Supreme Team did great, as usually. 5 Gold-, 17 Silver- and 4 Bronze medals ain't bad for a small team, huh? Next, we'll … Schwanenstadt 2016, Anna weiterlesen
Without further ado, just enjoy.Until next time,so long,take care
Wow, so it's been quite a while since I've last posted video footage of our training. So, without further ado, let's get ready to rumble... Music courtesy of Fallen To Flux.
So over the course of the last weeks, I've been dealing with all kinds of counters to standard attacks in the classes I taught. Countering goes well beyond the defensive side of things, though. Even and especially pressure fighters need to be able to counter any potential counters (here, fighting becomes a game of chess, … Thoughts on Training: Pressure Fighting Series weiterlesen
Yesterday's sparring session. Enjoy!So long,take care
Yesterday's sparring session - enjoy! I'm proud of all my students- everyone has progressed so much... Looking forward to the next sparring session.So long,take care
There's a thing with . As soon as a trainer / coach has the time to put up multiple videos every day, I can'thelp but wonder how much time he actually spends... well, coaching people. Or training himself. So, I consider most of what you see on youtube crap. However, there's always an expection to … Thoughts on Martial Arts Technique: Creating Angles and Using Momentum weiterlesen