Search:

Type: Posts; User: Wilson

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    36
    Views
    9,206

    Of course the "mechanics" of a punch CAN be the...

    Of course the "mechanics" of a punch CAN be the same with gloves on or without. My question to you is SHOULD the mechanics be the same? If not, then you should train with your answer to that...
  2. Fantastic! Patches may help too....

    Fantastic!

    Patches may help too....
  3. Replies
    207
    Views
    29,908

    That's some good stuff T. I've been working...

    That's some good stuff T.

    I've been working this method, but never had a good analogy or a good explanation for people stuck in the WC is boxing/kickboxing mind.

    ps - I love boxing/kickboxing...
  4. Replies
    104
    Views
    22,299

    I've always felt that finding similarities in...

    I've always felt that finding similarities in things tends gets you closer to "truths" than dwelling on differences.

    I often use the analogy "spokes on a wheel". We can all start from different...
  5. Thread: Bong Sau

    by Wilson
    Replies
    59
    Views
    7,965

    In TWC, we step and turn so that our wrist is...

    In TWC, we step and turn so that our wrist is still at our center, but our center is now facing the side of the punching arm. This allows the punch to travel where our head WAS but we are in the...
  6. Thread: No Chi Sau??

    by Wilson
    Replies
    57
    Views
    11,557

    I agree with this 100% From a standup fighter...

    I agree with this 100%

    From a standup fighter perspective, I think of the pummeling drill as a way of learning more about positioning and balance in that bridge/grapple range, with an emphasis on...
  7. Thread: No Chi Sau??

    by Wilson
    Replies
    57
    Views
    11,557

    Good thought....one I've actually played with and...

    Good thought....one I've actually played with and really enjoyed.

    If your end goal is not "to grapple", can you take the standard pummeling drill and look for elbows, knees, better positioning and...
  8. Thread: new language

    by Wilson
    Replies
    33
    Views
    4,953

    You teach in English if that's what your students...

    You teach in English if that's what your students speak...your going to explain the exercise anyway...

    ...I would "require" Chinese speakers to "jab"...whatever that word is in Chinese...
  9. Thread: No Chi Sau??

    by Wilson
    Replies
    57
    Views
    11,557

    No Chi Sau??

    Can you do wing chun without chi sau?

    Seriously?
  10. Thread: Chi Gerk

    by Wilson
    Replies
    65
    Views
    12,803

    Sifu Redmond - Yip Man or no Yip Man, do you see...

    Sifu Redmond - Yip Man or no Yip Man, do you see any worth in the training?

    Again, I don't know about the legs high in the air stuff. We do an exercise from time to time just to get a feel for...
  11. Thread: Chi Gerk

    by Wilson
    Replies
    65
    Views
    12,803

    Chi Gerk

    First, if the spelling is wrong, I apologize. Some WC buddies and I have been discussing chi gerk lately and I thought it would make for an interesting topic.

    Train it / Don't train it / Don't...
  12. Replies
    17
    Views
    5,489

    Here is something to check out: ...

    Here is something to check out:

    http://www.streamingmartialarts.com/

    Good luck...
  13. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,233

    Crossfit

    Check it out...

    http://www.crossfit.com

    Read the "What is Crossfit", "Start Here", and "FAQ" links to get an idea about what the site is all about.

    There are some free links to the...
  14. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,841

    Follow Up

    Thanks for all the suggestions.

    Just wanted to follow up and say I ordered the Gymboss timer and it's great. Small enough to fit in your pocket and it has a vibrate mode in case you want to use...
  15. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,841

    thanks!!

    Gymboss - Now that's what I'm looking for. Perfect.

    Wilson
  16. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,841

    thinking of this...

    Axiak Boxing & Martial Arts Timer

    Still a little more than I'd like to pay (it's $59), but much less than some gym timers with the features I want.
    ...
  17. Replies
    17
    Views
    2,841

    Where to get a timer?

    I'm looking to get a personal timer that has selectable round times and rest times to make it easier to workout at home on my heavy bag. The professional gym ones I'm finding all cost over $100. I...
  18. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,560

    Why would anyone just video two guys standing...

    Why would anyone just video two guys standing around? Hmmmm.....seems a little strange to me.

    I've had people push my girl before, and I shoved them back quickly, but I didn't haul off and...
  19. Thread: Who Rides????

    by Wilson
    Replies
    11
    Views
    1,501

    Thanks man, I'd love to get my hands on an old...

    Thanks man,

    I'd love to get my hands on an old Bonnie and fix 'er up! I love the look of the old cafe racers. Triumph has recently tried to bring back the style with the new Thruxtons. Good...
  20. Thread: Who Rides????

    by Wilson
    Replies
    11
    Views
    1,501

    Triumph RAT

    Turning the collision insurance back on today and picking up my '03 Triumph Speed Four tomorrow morning. Been garaged all winter to keep it out of the Pennsylvania elements. I can't wait.

    Its...
  21. Thread: JKD in Philly?

    by Wilson
    Replies
    1
    Views
    929

    Outside Philly

    A little outside Philly. I've checked it out and the people are friendly, the place is clean, they seem to work out hard, and the instructor is a nice guy. I'd probably train here if I ever get...
  22. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,576

    Wrestling Shoes

    I've found wrestling shoes to be the most comfortable and practical. Both for you and for your training partners!

    1) They have rounded sides to the bottom. This allows you to kick your parter...
  23. Replies
    13
    Views
    3,603

    Check out Sifu Keith Mazza's school in Mount...

    Check out Sifu Keith Mazza's school in Mount Laurel, NJ. I can personally tell you it is excellent.

    http://www.traditionalwingchun.com/
  24. Replies
    173
    Views
    20,648

    Another question - mainly for kids classes. Its...

    Another question - mainly for kids classes. Its seems around me, most kids and parents would know "karate", "kata", "sensei" and "dojo" as martial arts terms; not kung fu, sifu, or kwoon for...
  25. Replies
    19
    Views
    3,126

    I've never been able to lift, but my body can...

    I've never been able to lift, but my body can handle running in the morning. And if I can get myself up, I feel 100% better for the rest of the day. Never ate before hand, but would sometimes take...
Results 1 to 25 of 114
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4