MAKE YOUR DOJO GREAT

Dan Couzens Martial Arts Explored

Watch your instructor’s movements and try to get a feel for how the technique is accomplished. You’ll be given technical instruction however, the feel for technique comes from watching and mimicking. There is a flow to a lesson just as there is to the skill, in the beginning you have 1 hour to gain as much worth out of the …

WILL VS SKILL

Dan Couzens Self Development

What would happen if you pitted the greatest Will against the greatest technical skill? A stalemate? A clear victory for Skill, or a clear victory for Will? Would one contender just edge it? Will & Skill are two very different aspects of martial arts; if you can combine the two then you have a warrior, someone who doesn’t know how …

Fitness & Martial Arts (Part 1)

Dan Couzens Fitness & Martial Arts

Martial arts has always been synonymous with fitness. Bushido Bristol does not treat martial arts as just a workout. We concentrate on education. The aim is to gain fitness while practicing and honing your martial arts skill. The types of fitness you will develop are varied. Over time you will develop strength, endurance, speed, agility, balance, coordination and flexibility. Bushido …