FightingArts Estore
Pressure Points
From a medical professional, straight facts on where and how to hit that can save your life.
Stretching
Limber or not, anyone can add height and speed to their kicks with this method.
Calligraphy
For yourself or as a gift, calligraphy is special, unique and lasting.
Karate Uniforms
Look your best. Max snap. low cost & superior crafted: “Peak Performance Gold” 16 oz uniforms.

MOTOBU
Classic book translation. Hard to find. Not in stores.
Who's Online
0 registered (), 118 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
pinklady, EnormousLin, NicodemusGrace, tkitt, GGomez
23061 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
futsaowingchun 4
bassaiguy 1
Dereck 1
September
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
New Topics
How to train a solid punch
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:34 AM
Wing Chun's Chain Punching
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:30 AM
Wooden Dummy 1st Section details..
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:26 AM
The Guillotine
by futsaowingchun
04/24/16 12:01 PM
Anyone here?
by roninofGa
04/17/16 04:47 AM
New Association?
by bassaiguy
09/10/15 02:06 PM
Recent Posts
How to train a solid punch
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:34 AM
Wing Chun's Chain Punching
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:30 AM
Wooden Dummy 1st Section details..
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:26 AM
The Guillotine
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:20 AM
Anyone here?
by Dereck
09/19/16 01:01 PM
New Association?
by bassaiguy
09/15/16 11:46 AM
Forum Stats
23061 Members
36 Forums
35658 Topics
432657 Posts

Max Online: 424 @ 09/24/13 10:38 PM
Topic Options
#111317 - 04/27/03 12:51 PM Kendo
Myoubi Offline
Member

Registered: 04/27/03
Posts: 26
Ok, I have been very interested in Kendo for a long while now and I have done quit a bit of research on it. I know of a place where i can take kendo too. One problem, I have never practiced any form of Martial Arts before and I am curious as to if I should start out with another form of martial arts before I take Kendo. I am curious about this because I have read that you should have experience with some form of martial arts. Is this true? Please reply to this asap if you have any ideas or advice for me on this subject.thankyou

Top
#111318 - 04/30/03 10:53 AM Re: Kendo
Rikimaru Offline
Member

Registered: 04/30/03
Posts: 58
Loc: Wilkesboro, NC, US
I think you're just a little nervous. Kendo is the way of sword so the size of your opponent shouldn't matter much. Intemidate you maybe. In any case every martial art that I have joined they treat you as if you just started no matter how long you have been training. Since you really just started you should feel comfortable. Then again I live in America I don't know how any sesei's would teach in any other country. I wish you luck in starting your martial arts and train safely.......safe but you have to be somewhat rough. "No Pain, No Gain"

Top
#111319 - 04/30/03 01:12 PM Re: Kendo
JohnL Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 03/24/03
Posts: 4309
Loc: NY, NY, USA
Kendo is taught to children at an early age, as such, no previous martial arts experience is required.

If you are interested, go, enjoy, have fun.

JohnL

Top
#111320 - 05/16/03 07:32 AM Re: Kendo
LJL1734 Offline
Newbie

Registered: 05/15/03
Posts: 16
I say go for it ! There are too many people that would give anything to have Kendo available to them. Consider yourself lucky and go Learn. Don't wait, tomorrow is promised too no one! [IMG]http://www.fightingarts.com/forums/ubb/smile.gif[/IMG]

Best of luck on your journey

Top


Moderator:  Charles Mahan, Cord, MattJ, Reiki 




Action Ads
1.5 Million Plus Page Views
Monthly
Only $89
Details

Stun Guns
Variety of stun gun devices for your protection

Buy Pepper Spray
Worry about your family when you’re not around? Visit us today to protect everything you value.

Koryu.com
Accurate information on the ancient martial traditions of the Japanese samurai

C2 Taser
Protect yourself and loved ones from CRIME with the latest C2 Taser citizen model. Very effective.

 

 



Unbreakable Unbrella

krav maga