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So far Mister Knuckles has created 7 blog entries.

Integrity in Martial Arts

By |September 10th, 2016|

When looking at traditional martial arts there are many benefits that can be derived from them, both physically and mentally. The Do, or Way is often considered to be some sort of mental strength but it far is more than that. I guess, it can be thought of as an almost metaphysical elevation. The way […]

Taekwon-Do for Adults

By |June 9th, 2016|

A topic came up the other night that is fitting for some of my thoughts in this article. In this day and age, martial arts are no longer martial arts. This is very true when it comes to Taekwon-Do. It has become increasingly difficult to find a school that teaches and practices traditional Taekwon-Do in […]

Taekwon-Do is for?

By |May 4th, 2016|

This article will hold true for many martial arts, but I see it on a daily basis in Taekwon-Do circles. I often find myself asking, “Who is Taekwon-Do for?” In this case, I am referring to what age bracket Taekwon-Do is most suited to. It will often come down to perception and culture – every […]

Invest in Yourself

By |April 15th, 2016|

Taking up martial arts is about investing in yourself. Enrolling your kids in martial arts is about investing in them. Either way, I really think that it is one of the most important investments a person can make.

Most people have a deluded idea about what martial arts are about. It is often seen from a […]

Could’ve, Would’ve, Should’ve

By |February 24th, 2016|

I could have been a black belt, I would have been the same level as you, I should have what you have… crap, crap and crap.

This is a story that I have heard a thousand times and it puts me to sleep as soon as I hear it spewing from somebody’s mouth. The fact is, […]

Newcomers

By |February 17th, 2016|

This has been a very busy year for me so far even though it is only February. I have so many plans for so many things and am adamant that I will achieve every one of my goals.

A really big thing for me has been the decision to move to Canada. The whole experience so […]

Eat, Sleep, Exercise

By |January 25th, 2016|

All of us have bad days where everything seems to be a chore. We lack enthusiasm and motivation. There just seems to be no end and no point to what we are doing. The negative mindset creeps in and even the sunniest of day’s takes on a gloomy atmosphere.
There are many things that may cause […]