Senki – Episode 03 – Simon Lockett & Marc Mastrandrea – Brothers in Arms

By Byron Jacobs Simon Lockett & Marc Mastrandrea study Yin Style Bagua Zhang under Master Xu Shixi in Beijing, China. They have forged a deep friendship through their love of the martial arts. Here we have a glimpse into their training, their thoughts and that of their Master’s as well as we visited during an … More Senki – Episode 03 – Simon Lockett & Marc Mastrandrea – Brothers in Arms

Modern Martial Arts and Health Radio Episode 2: Tim Cartmell On What It Means to Train Martial Arts

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/index.html Tim Cartmell is a martial artist best known as an author and translator of martial arts books. He is an Eighth Degree Black Belt (Master) in Kung-Fu San Soo, spent 11 years in Taiwan and Mainland China training in the Chinese Internal Martial Arts, and a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He fought in … More Modern Martial Arts and Health Radio Episode 2: Tim Cartmell On What It Means to Train Martial Arts

Modern Martial Arts and Health Radio Episode 1: An Introduction

Introduction episode I’m Dr. Troy Schott Began martial arts in 1994 with Young Olympians Karate A strong interest in Eastern philosophy and religion. Influenced by Bruce Lee, Kwai-Chang Caine and the Kung Fu series. Began studying Yang style Taijiquan with Steve Chevalier starting with the Cheng Man-Ching short form, and then the long form from … More Modern Martial Arts and Health Radio Episode 1: An Introduction

Chinese Wrestling and The Internal Martial Arts: A Look at the Relationship to Shuai Jiao

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend two different seminars on of Shuai Jiao or Chinese wrestling. The first was a Baoding style taught by James Lin, who’s father David Lin trained with Chang Dong Sheng. Chang was well-known for being one of the best fighters to come out of the Republican periods in China. … More Chinese Wrestling and The Internal Martial Arts: A Look at the Relationship to Shuai Jiao