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MARTIAL ARTS FOR MENTAL PROWESS

Martial Arts For Mental Focus Over the next few weeks it will be my goal to write about the importance of Mental Prowess in your martial arts training.  As martial artists (style aside) there is one universal training truth.  Most … Continue reading

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WHY PRIVATE LESSONS IN MARTIAL ARTS WORK BEST

DOESN’T EVERYONE DO PRIVATE MARTIAL ARTS LESSONS? YES….and….not necessarily….Most any school will provide private lessons.  However, they are often seen as a nuisance or are priced at a very high rate due to the value of the instructors time.  Very rarely … Continue reading

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THOUGHTS ON YOUTH MARTIAL ARTS COMPETITION

OUR YOUTH MARTIAL ARTS I wanted to take a moment to give both the students and the parents an idea of what it will take for our students to enter martial arts competitively.  Understand that with competition comes failure as well … Continue reading

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KEEPING YOUR MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING CONSISTENT

5 THINGS FOR KEEPING YOUR MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING ON TRACK – STAYING CONSISTENT Many times as martial artists we start down a path of training and suddenly we run into hurdles.  Most often they have to do with a lack motivation … Continue reading

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SEATTLE WHITE TIGER KUNG FU SUPPORTS FSNW.ORG FOR NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

OCTOBER IS NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH As members of the greater Seattle/Lynnwood community and as martial artists we should always be aware of the needs of others.  Domestic violence can come in many forms and hurt in many different ways. … Continue reading

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MOH PAI And PAI HU SHIH – Understanding Our Style Of Kung Fu

MOH PAI AND PAI HU SHIH Kung Fu – What’s in a name? – Understanding Our Style Of Kung Fu “What’s in a name?  That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” – Juliet (Romeo & Juliet {II, … Continue reading

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Grandmaster Olaf Simon, Founder of Moh Pai Kung Fu & Pai Hu Shih

Grandmaster Olaf Simon, Founder of Moh Pai & Pai Hu Shih * Grand Master Olaf Emil Simon was one of the early pioneers of martial arts in North America, especially in Western Canada. Born in East Prussia in 1929, he began learning … Continue reading

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Understanding Your Child’s Martial Arts Classes

TIGER CUBS:  Approximate Ages 4 – 7 years   Kung Fu classes at this early stage provide your child with the opportunity to increase the structure of their martial arts career.  Here your child will learn the overall structure of … Continue reading

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Our Training Hall – Then to now…

We stumbled upon some of our original photos.  Every day we look around the hall and think about all of the things that are still in need of being completed.  Rarely do we take the time to look at what … Continue reading

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