Tag: taekwondo

Barriers that get in the way of our goals

Barriers that get in the way of our goals

Have you ever set a goal but then something got in the way that stopped you from achieving it. Hello, powerful families. Christian Arias here with another valuable update about this week’s life-changing, powerful words lesson. We’re building powerful initiative muscles this month and last week we continued talking about initiative. We talked about about …

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Martial Arts Tips : How to Block a Straight Punch

Martial Arts Tips : How to Block a Straight Punch

Hi everybody! I am John Graden from the Martial Arts Teachers’ Association and John Graden.com. How do you block a straight punch using Jeet Kune Do? Well, Jeet Kune Do is the system first developed by Bruce Lee. What is interesting about Jeet Kune Do? Bruce Lee’s mindset was if you label the style, you …

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How to successfully block in Taekwondo ft. Lee Dae Hoon | Olympians’ Tips

How to successfully block in Taekwondo ft. Lee Dae Hoon | Olympians’ Tips

HOW TO… My tip today is on defence. Attacking is important, but blocking is also very important to avoid giving away points. BLOCKING A common mistake is only concentrating on your kicks and leaving your body open for counterattacks. You need to attack to gain points but you shouldn’t give away points easily. So when …

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How To Punch Harder Using a Wall

How To Punch Harder Using a Wall

Howdy. Ando here from SenseiAndo.com. Today, I want to talk to you a little bit about alignment. Specifically, how your body lines up behind your striking. It’s a fact that if your body is not lined up properly, and you hit something or someone, you’re just going to hurt yourself. So, if you’re a karate …

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How to Block and Dodge a Punch for Self-Defense

How to Block and Dodge a Punch for Self-Defense

Hey. Ando here from SenseiAndo.com and Happy Life Martial Arts. Two questions I get all the time. #1: Dear Sir–what’s the best way to block a punch? Question 2: Hey, bro–how do I get better at dodging punches? Good questions. Today, I’ve got a short answer and a long answer for both of them. The …

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