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High-Percentage vs Low-Percentage

No technique works every time.  Every technique works some of the time. When you gather a sufficient number of martial artists online, you will inevitably generate arguments over which techniques really work or do not work.  Frequently this gets framed … Continue reading

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Using Strength

Back in my days training Bujinkan Taijutsu we were taught never to use physical strength. Pure technique, we were told, could overcome any disadvantage in size or strength. Using strength would not make our techniques any more effective and would … Continue reading

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