I practice Zach Whitson's Counterpoint Tactical Systems and Cacoy Doce Pares (through Zach Whitson), and my FMA club is called Saint Louis Counterpoint Martial Arts. We can be found on the web at STLcounterpoint.wordpress.com; there I blog about my experiences in the FMAs on the blog page. Please, stop by and say hello.
One thing that I love about the Filipino martial arts is that they require mindful practice in order to avoid a stick to the face. As much as I wish it didn't, my mind wanders frequently. On my blog, I give six steps that I use to be more in the moment during my martial arts training.…Continue
Martial arts and engineering have a lot of overlap, and engineering concepts are easily applicable to the martial arts. With a sophisticated art like the FMAs, problems can become complex right away. Engineers have developed a robust process to get to the root of complex, difficult problems. This year, I'm adding a new monthly feature to my blog where…Continue