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Walk with me and talk with me as I follow the budo path. (This blog was formerly called Kick Ass SueC - Journey to Black Belt)

Owner: suewharton

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Latest Blog Posts for My Journey to Black Belt

  • Farewell!
    on Feb 14, 2015
    I haven't posted to this blog for about 1 year now and felt that I shouldn't just leave without saying goodbye.I have been busy training to be an artist (a childhood dream) and I have just set up a small creative business. This is why I haven't had t...
  • Matt's sponsored 100 press-up challenge!
    on Mar 20, 2014
    Last week my son, Matt, did his sponsored 100 press-up challenge in front of our karate class as part of his fundraising efforts for his Kilimanjaro challenge.I thought he made an heroic effort to achieve this challenge as he found it harder than he...
  • Kilimanjaro 2014 challenge
    on Jan 24, 2014
    Hi, so sorry to be absent so long, life has just been so busy these last few months!This blog post is a shameless appeal to promote my son's fundraising appeal - well, you know we mother's will do anything to help our offspring!My 18 year old son is...
  • Something to say!
    on Dec 2, 2013
    Sorry I haven’t been blogging for a while. It’s partly because we have had some illness in the family, partly because of college commitments and partly because I haven’t had anything interesting to blog about recently – with over 200 posts un...
  • Martial Art or Self-Defence?Is there a difference between learning a martial art and learning self-defence? No! You all cry, by learning a martial art you are learning self-defence, they are (or should be) the same thing. But are they, really? I don’t think they are...
  • End of summer training.....We’re getting towards the end of summer training now – just one more week to go… Summer training was a concept my instructor introduced to our club a few years ago to help deal with the drop in student numbers over the summer holiday period.&nb...
  • Some eclectic karate musings....Sorry I haven’t blogged in a while, it’s just been a busy time with holidays (had a week in Malta – very nice, and a weekend visiting a vineyard – yes we can make wine here); decorating (new bathroom and decorating my son’s bedroom); garden...
  • Karate punching is like swimming...Image from: https://www.boundless.com/physics/the-laws-of-motion/newton-s-laws/the-third-law-symmetry-in-forces/ How many times has your sensei told you that the power of your punch should originate from the ground? That you draw power from the gro...
  • on Jun 5, 2013 in self defense Notices
    I just wanted to bring your attention to a new blog that I have been following on women's self-defence. As I have mentioned in previous posts I don't think that martial arts training easily meets the self-defence needs of women and traditional martia...
  • A blog worth reading...
    on Jun 5, 2013 in self defense Notices
    I just wanted to bring your attention to a new blog that I have been following on women's self-defence. As I have mentioned in previous posts I don't think that martial arts training easily meets the self-defence needs of women and traditional martia...
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