Category: Interesting

KWU International Professional League Seminar with Shihan Ivo Kamenov (video)

The Kyokushin World Union and the Bulgarian Karate Kyokushin Federation organized the KWU International Professional League seminar that took place simultaneously with SENSHI’s fifth edition.

The seminar took place in Varna on February 20-23 at the Palace of Culture and Sports. The event was for judges, instructors, and competitors, as all the graduates received special diplomas. Continue reading “KWU International Professional League Seminar with Shihan Ivo Kamenov (video)”

Life Ain’t Easy: Train Anyway

By Pete Hitzeman, breakingmuscle.com

Most of us spent a huge portion of our childhood being told to do things we didn’t want to do. We had to be told every day to get out of bed, get ready for school, eat our vegetables, do our homework, brush our teeth. And on it went on for years, until we finally struck out on our own in the world, fully capable of doing it all for ourselves.

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DOES BEING A TOP COMPETITOR MAKE YOU A TOP INSTRUCTOR?

In short, no.

Being a top competitor does not make you a top instructor.

I realize this is going to step on a lot of people’s toes. There are plenty of examples of top competitors who are also great instructors whom people will defend. But, there are also a lot of top-tier fighters who are absolutely horrible as instructors. People just don’t want to admit it. Continue reading “DOES BEING A TOP COMPETITOR MAKE YOU A TOP INSTRUCTOR?”