Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 083 Biggest Mistakes

Biggest mistakes can take place not just in the martial arts, but in life and love as well. So we touch on them both and come to some obvious and not so obvious conclusions. Time Stamped Topics Peg to Hang a Coat on: 10:40 Biggest Regret in Martial Arts: 13:02 The Only Regret: 15:34 8-80: 17:00 Sword: 19:21 Secrets of the Viking Sword Documentary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTlmrAh1oHI
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Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 082 Hacks & Tricks

The question is what are the miracle hacks and tricks to make your art better?  The truth is, and you know this, there are no shortcuts however there is smart training. So we touch on a couple of recommendations as well as some of our own experiences to flesh out the topic. Time Stamped Topics Video: 2:00 Otherside of the Body: 3:40 Brain Type and Locking in: 9:00 Bigger Experience: 20:00 You might find this podcast informational. The topic is, Getting Better Results in Train...
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Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 081 Dirty Little Secrets

The dirty little secrets of martial arts.  We touch on a few topics that are overlooked in some instances that we think are important like establishing boundaries and holding to them in a macro sense and we dive into a few other topics a little deeper. Time Stamped Topics Getting Better at Teaching 5:00 Professional Boundaries 10:15 Women's Self-Defense is B.S. 14:30 Cults: 25:00 Here is a cult checklist constructed of several professionals opinions and lists of what cons...
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Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 080 Tips On Testing

 You have a test for your next rank on the horizon. Will it go smoothly, or chunky style?  Here are a few thoughts on our experiences we hope will help you reframe the upcoming experience. Time Stamped Topics Imagery: 4:34 Doing the Right Thing the Wrong Way: 7:20 Perceptions of Words: 11:29 Why v. What: 26:29 A TED talk about anxiety, How to stay calm when you know you'll be stressed - Daniel Levitin: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8jPQjjsBbIc  
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Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 079 Modern Methods v. Old Ways

 Modern ways in the martial arts and the older methods. What is the difference and are they compatible? Time Stamped Topics Duran Duran: 2:59 Taverns and Hockey Games: 8:15 Stages of Life: 12:54 Burgler: 18:47 Where and How: 24:50 Here is a video from the Khan Academy on modern ways of studying the brain. (5:17) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hCFtl4npukU
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Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 078 Martial Arts Trends

Trends in martial arts come and go, so good some bad. We take the topic on, with a few surprises. Here is a link to TED talk about trends.  Alison Sander: Megatrends - the art and science of trend tracking. Not applicable to the day-to-day of martial arts, but trend spotting is fascinating.  Spend 12 minutes here: https://www.ted.com/...trend-tracking
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Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 077 What Has Changed, You Or The Art?

The question is, "What has changed?"  You likely know the answer, but the nuances of the movement from one place to the other, well that makes for an interesting conversation. Here is Liz Anderson-Peacock talking about the process of change in the medical environment, worth a look to see how it may well apply to you. (4:10 minutes): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=payE7SuQtk0 Time Stamped Topics 12:03 C.P.T. (Certified Physical Trainer) 23:08 Seminar People 33:42 Extra Moments ...
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Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 076 Martial Arts v. Karate

Martial Arts v. Karate, what are you more passionate about? Kind of an odd question pitting these two, not so divergent ideas against one another.  "Street Karate" with Bas Rutten (from Joe Rogan Experience #335)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kd_oBd5DENk 3:41 Joke Not Joke 5:15 Dangerous Hike 12:56 Carried Outside 14:50 East German Swimmers 20:50 MMA Competitors
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Martial Arts And Life Podcast: 074 Health in Martial Arts #2

Health in Martial Arts #2. The second half of two parts on the topic of safety, health, and responsibilities in martial arts training. Some old ways, some new ways of seeing health and a little history. Here are some links you may like: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJwwioOcE4E or this one by Ando Mierzwa: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=swMvywlGXdI
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