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#177253 - 08/10/05 11:41 PM New to Fightingarts.com
Zak Offline
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Registered: 08/03/05
Posts: 7
Loc: Los Angeles, CA, USA
Hey everyone!

I'm pretty much new to this website. I've been in the MAs since the age of 6. I study in the arts of Traditional Karate. I have also studied Taekwondo, and Jeet Kune Do.

I had an injury from basketball that set me back a year and a half. I've been training like crazy to be back at 110% for the past 8 months. I've got some tournaments coming up as well.

So, just wanted to introduce myself among the fellow artists. Feel free to email and chat if you wish. I will be doing the same!

Thanks!

- Zak "Jin"
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#177254 - 08/10/05 11:44 PM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: Zak]
Isshinryukid4life Offline
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Registered: 12/07/03
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Loc: Knoxville.
Zak,Wecome to the MA forums.
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#177255 - 08/10/05 11:48 PM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: Zak]
SANCHIN31 Offline
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Registered: 12/26/04
Posts: 3783
Loc: Arkansas, U.S.
Welcome Zak! I hope you enjoy it here.

Q: When you say 'traditional karate' what style?
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#177256 - 08/11/05 12:39 AM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: SANCHIN31]
Bushi_no_ki Offline
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Registered: 05/03/05
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Zak, welcome. I'm also interested in knowing which style of Karate you study. Also, good luck with your upcoming tournaments.

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#177257 - 08/11/05 12:43 AM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: SANCHIN31]
Zak Offline
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Registered: 08/03/05
Posts: 7
Loc: Los Angeles, CA, USA
Quote:

Welcome Zak! I hope you enjoy it here.

Q: When you say 'traditional karate' what style?




I train in Shito-Ryu, and Shotokan. Shito-Ryu since I started, and Shotokan for about 5 years now. Excluding the year and a half I was on the injured list. lol.

Since I train in 2 different styles of Karate, I simply say Traditional.

What about you guys?
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#177258 - 08/11/05 12:44 AM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: Zak]
bo-ken Offline
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Registered: 06/07/04
Posts: 1228
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Welcome to the forums its always good to see some new faces. If I may ask what style of karate?

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#177259 - 08/11/05 03:56 AM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: Zak]
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welcome Zak
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#177260 - 08/11/05 04:02 AM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: Zak]
GaryHanson Offline
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Registered: 05/25/05
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Hi Zak,

I am fairly new here myself.
there is a good crowd of people here

I do Shotokan.

Gary
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#177261 - 08/11/05 05:10 AM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: Zak]
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Howdy Zak!
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#177262 - 08/11/05 12:31 PM Re: New to Fightingarts.com [Re: bo-ken]
Zak Offline
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Quote:

Welcome to the forums its always good to see some new faces. If I may ask what style of karate?




I study in the art of Shito-ryu, and Shotokan. Two traditional arts of Karate, so I simply say Traditional Karate.

AND thank you to all of the welcomes I've gotten, and thank you for wishing me luck on my upcoming tournaments.

You all sound like a very great crowd. I look foward to chatting with you all!

Again, thank you guys!
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