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The Art of Flow Ep1 | Karambit

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Reason #7: They’ll Learn to Breathe

Of the many things I have learned in the martial arts and boxing, breathing is near the top. Back in my kung fu days, Sifu told me that he could tell how someone fights just by observing how he or she breathes. Indeed, nothing is more essential to the success of how we move our body then tapping into the life force of our essence - our breath. Ask a professional athlete, or an actor, dancer, or signer, and they will tell you that to succeed in any physical craft is to access your breath correctly. I am shocked at times working with adults who never learned to breathe properly when under physical exertion. This skill can literally save your life. In the martial arts your kid will learn the essence of how to breathe and even relax under pressure.

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Reigi is an essential component of Japanese martial arts. The rituals go beyond respect. They also serve as a self-reminder of how to compose and comport yourself in training and, as etiquette in general does, they serve as a social lubricant in potentially fraught situations.

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In a fight, you never fight your opponent, you fight yourself.

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"Learn the mechanics of technique. That will leave you free to focus on the mechanics of the match."

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No rushing

masterwaller:

Rushing is a sign of fear.
You must come to terms with your fear, and relax. If you get hit, you get hit. Accept this.
When you flinch, anticipate or tense-up, you have lost control completely.
A more skilled opponent will defeat you instantly.

Yield, make space. Take your time.
Rushing is a timing fault. Your awareness is askew. You are not present in the moment.

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