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by Shadowkin
Mon May 09, 2011 6:36 am
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: How do i actually USE this thing??!
Replies: 16
Views: 4417

Re: How do i actually USE this thing??!

no worries :D
btw, in a real sword fight would the sworsdmen block with the edge of their blade or the flat?
yh im a newbie :oops:
by Shadowkin
Sun May 01, 2011 4:29 am
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: How do i actually USE this thing??!
Replies: 16
Views: 4417

Re: How do i actually USE this thing??!

lol, personal joke?
by Shadowkin
Sun May 01, 2011 3:01 am
Forum: Fudoshin Dojo
Topic: Does 'fa jing' or chi really exist?
Replies: 28
Views: 11773

Does 'fa jing' or chi really exist?

hi guys, just thought id ask you guys about this 'chi' thing. ive seen videos where people claim to be enhancing their martial arts skills by using their 'chi' or 'Ki' it seems to me like some kinda of magical element :) do these people actually use an strange type of energy or is it just some psych...
by Shadowkin
Sun May 01, 2011 2:52 am
Forum: Fudoshin Dojo
Topic: Choosing The Right Martial Art
Replies: 19
Views: 14563

Re: Choosing The Right Martial Art

hi guys, i realise this thread is 5 years old lol but i thought i may as well ask. im 16 and from nottingham too, are there any solid instructors in nottingham that do something along the lines of tai ji quan, tai chi, wing chun or anything kinda based on a Chinese art maybe even shaolin kung fu. i ...
by Shadowkin
Sun May 01, 2011 1:58 am
Forum: Fudoshin Dojo
Topic: A 'young-un' looking for some advice
Replies: 5
Views: 3765

Re: A 'young-un' looking for some advice

If you are easily bored and consider yourself as strong and a good fighter, no Martial Art is for you right now because the first requirements are patience and humility. dammit id thought you might say something like that :) its not that i think im a good fighter, i know that anyone with a couple w...
by Shadowkin
Sat Apr 30, 2011 10:19 pm
Forum: Fudoshin Dojo
Topic: A 'young-un' looking for some advice
Replies: 5
Views: 3765

A 'young-un' looking for some advice

hi guys, im only 16 years of age as of yet but im so interested in martial arts i weigh 10 stone-ish- and im 5 foot 11. im a skinny lad :) but im the one of the strongest in my year group at school and probably the best fighter...that probably sounded very big headed, sorry. anyways im looking to do...
by Shadowkin
Sat Apr 30, 2011 9:51 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: How do i actually USE this thing??!
Replies: 16
Views: 4417

Re: How do i actually USE this thing??!

thanksguys, your help is appreciated
by Shadowkin
Thu Apr 28, 2011 9:07 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: How do i actually USE this thing??!
Replies: 16
Views: 4417

How do i actually USE this thing??!

so i bought a sword (wooden, i like having fingers) its basically a katana, but how do i learn to use it which martial arts are out there that are fully sword based that i can learn easily, i doubt things like kendo and fencing would be useful in actual sword fighting since they are pretty sport ori...
by Shadowkin
Fri Dec 10, 2010 6:54 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Newbie needs help with first sword!
Replies: 8
Views: 1786

Re: Newbie needs help with first sword!

thanks alot mick,appreciated
they should really make the galdius swords decent, that would be a nice peice if it were actually real
by Shadowkin
Tue Dec 07, 2010 6:46 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Newbie needs help with first sword!
Replies: 8
Views: 1786

Re: Newbie needs help with first sword!

is the gladius sword rat tailed tanged?
by Shadowkin
Mon Dec 06, 2010 10:07 am
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Newbie needs help with first sword!
Replies: 8
Views: 1786

Re: Newbie needs help with first sword!

at the moment im a student so im only looking to spend south of 100
by Shadowkin
Sat Dec 04, 2010 9:51 pm
Forum: Advice & Questions
Topic: Newbie needs help with first sword!
Replies: 8
Views: 1786

Newbie needs help with first sword!

hey guys, im new to this whole sword collecting business although ive loved swords and martial arts from the tender age of 6 ?( ever since trunks sliced freza into bits when freza came to earth looking for goku) i want advice on my first sword, at thought i wanted the gladius sword on the front swor...