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What Do You See in the Martial Mirror?

Sunday, 5 September, 2010

It’s often the case with new or inexperienced students of a martial art that they judge themselves harshly.  You strip things down to the basics, line them up with a pad and ask them to hit it, showing them first just how it’s done, and they are purely self-conscious. After all they’re not meant to [...]