Search found 578 matches

by wadoka
Sun Feb 27, 2011 10:12 am
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: What happens when you start training in a koryu art?
Replies: 11
Views: 16162

Re: What happens when you start training in a koryu art?

Thanks for that information.

When would something like "kote gaeshi" come along and how would the process of transmission and practice take?

If there anything like synchronised training to a count or do people train in their pairings at their own level and speed?
by wadoka
Sat Feb 26, 2011 6:25 pm
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: Tobikomi zuki-nagashi zuki
Replies: 12
Views: 17869

Re: Tobikomi zuki-nagashi zuki

Hello Ray The practical application depends on an appropriate situation. If done in the realms of points sparring then the usual distance that people try to apply it is far too long and only with the mind of gaining a wazari for example. The amount of lean is not really what is important as opposed ...
by wadoka
Sat Feb 26, 2011 4:46 pm
Forum: Rules and Notices
Topic: How to make posts, upload images, YouTube and use this site
Replies: 0
Views: 14077

How to make posts, upload images, YouTube and use this site

This web forum works in the same way as most. You can create new topic threads and reply to other messages within existing threads. Please bear in mind where a thread might drift away from the original topic it is usually better to start a new topic. This forum also supports the uploading for files ...
by wadoka
Sat Feb 26, 2011 4:27 pm
Forum: Non Martial Arts Talk
Topic: Online stores for Oriental food etc
Replies: 3
Views: 5906

Online stores for Oriental food etc

For those in the UK I have used these stores:

http://www.japancentre.com

http://www.mountfuji.co.uk
by wadoka
Sat Feb 26, 2011 3:47 pm
Forum: Rules and Notices
Topic: All submissions to this forum will require full names
Replies: 1
Views: 13054

All submissions to this forum will require full names

All registered users who want to post onto these forums must have their real names and a location as part of their signature from 18 April 2012.

Help will be provided for those that need it. For those unwilling to comply, accounts may be suspended so they cannot post until they have complied.
by wadoka
Sat Feb 26, 2011 1:33 pm
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: What happens when you start training in a koryu art?
Replies: 11
Views: 16162

What happens when you start training in a koryu art?

When people start karate they are usually taking through punching on the spot to work correct arm movements, then a few stances before junzuki, jodan uke and so on. What happens in the first few lessons within a koryu school? What is the progression with regards to principles and what we would call ...
by wadoka
Sat Feb 26, 2011 12:26 pm
Forum: Wado Talk
Topic: Mifune from Judo counter-attacking
Replies: 0
Views: 6669

Mifune from Judo counter-attacking

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CuRht43IEmI http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CuRht43IEmI Ironic that the first post is not about Wado but then again we know there are a wide range of influences behind our art. I particularly like this video of Mifune from Judo because it covers counter attacks, how he...
by wadoka
Sat Feb 26, 2011 11:16 am
Forum: Rules and Notices
Topic: Forum Rules
Replies: 0
Views: 13993

Forum Rules

Welcome to the ALLWADO forum. In Wado, all things are simple, yet at times difficult to grasp. This forum is something I run and maintain in my spare time. Any costs incurred I pay. In the main I would like the forum to run itself. All I ask is that it is civil. If things get out of hand, the final ...