At TanDao, we usually present self defense techniques and tips to give you the martial edge in the street – the warrior movements. But Evolving Martial Artists are also part scholars, who think about the deeper meaning of martial arts and part monks, who seek to mindfully apply their power to everyday living.
We know Bruce Lee’s famous retort: “boards don’t hit back”. His comment was a warning: having the power to break a board doesn’t mean you can use it against a live opponent. Well, heavy bags don’t hit back either. The heavy bag is an essential piece of equipment for developing knock out power and penetration. […]
Not everyone wants to be a martial arts master. Many students simply want to walk the streets or ride the subways more securely. These students are not interested in belts, trophies or forms. No thank you. When they sign up, it is solely a short term cram course – moves for those “what if” scenarios […]