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Three Quick Tips on Starting a Martial Art (as Presented by Bruce Lee)

I’ve been teaching martial arts informally for a long time, and I’ve been running my own programs at Gracie Farmington Valley since 2011.  I encounter new students all the time with various levels of experience in the martial arts.  I’m … Continue reading

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New article on Ikigai Way

If you get a chance, check out my new article, titled “The New Karate Kids” on the Ikigai Way blog.  It’s about teaching kids’ karate! – Bill  

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Aki Renshu Pics!

Here are some pictures taken at yesterday’s training at ZenQuest Martial Arts Center in Lenox, MA.  Senseis Mark and Connie Flynn graciously hosted a great seminar.  Teaching at the seminar were Ed DeCosta, Jean DeCosta, and Mike Kostyshak from the … Continue reading

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MG In Action

If you haven’t seen this site yet, you definitely need to check it out!  MGInAction gives you access to Marcelo Garcia’s lessons, strategies, and sparring sessions held at his school in New York City. If you like watching videos on … Continue reading

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Growing Into the Martial Arts

Here’s an article I wrote for Experts123 a few months ago.  School’s back in full swing, and I’ve been getting to know my new students.  Quite a few are into martial arts, and it reminded me of some of the … Continue reading

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