Why I Recommend Gun Training For Martial Artists

Tweet I recommend that all my students take at least a basic gun safety course at some point. I prefer they do a course which involves live shooting on a range. There are a number of reasons for this. The topic of guns can be an emotionally charged one. When emotion gets involved, reason goes […]

Looking for things to do in Portland Maine?

Tweet Just 15-20 minutes north of Portland Maine (15 minutes from Lewiston), on Tuesday and Thursday nights you can have a great time, get some exercise, meet cool people, and learn life saving skills. While traditional martial arts schools where you line up in your white uniform and scream and kick might not be for […]

Are Traditional Martial Arts BS?

Tweet The Internet is full of haters. Chairborne warriors who grasp one or two principles and use them to shield their weak self esteem by bashing every chance they get. An area of the martial arts under constant attack these days is traditional martial arts. The criticisms of traditional martial arts tend to fall into […]

Martial Arts Activities and Events in Maine

Tweet Just look around many of our towns and cities in Maine today and you’ll see many martial arts schools flourishing. Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) schools are springing up everywhere. Traditional schools abound. And a few self-defense oriented schools (such as ours) have been added to the mix. I view this as a good thing, […]