Like Fighting at Night

I’d like to share a story given by Bill Hayes Sensei. Pardon any paraphrasing. ***************************************************** One time Hayes Sensei was training with his instructor Eizo Shimabukuro on the kata Passai. This kata is known for its power generation and its sweeping motions that feel for the opponent and almost reach [...]


Hitting the Rockies then Hitting The Mat

The past two weeks have been busy times for me. I managed to sneak in a week-long trip to Colorado and Utah with the girlfriend in order to check out some amazing towns and natural landscapes. Upon return I immediately rolled into the IKKF’s 26th Annual Training Gasshuku. I’d like to highlight a few of the events that took place [...]