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Shower Thoughts

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The Fine Line Between Self-Confidence and Arrogance

Just wanted to share an old illustration that I made a couple of years ago: For some reason one day I was thinking about the hare and the tortoise story and it suddenly hit me what the moral of the … Continue reading

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What I Learn From My Sifu

I’ve been training Kung Fu for about 10 years now under my instructor, Sifu Julian de Boers and his partner Simo Sophie Archibald. Both of them along with their kids as well as a few of the students who have … Continue reading

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The Butter Bee’s Guide to Rolling in a Heatwave

It’s been a killer hot week here in Melbourne, with the temperature consistently surpassing 40 deg C (104 Fahrenheit) since Tuesday. Somehow, I’ve managed to drag myself to BJJ training this week by telling myself, “This is nothing compared to … Continue reading

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The Hardest Thing About Competing

The hardest thing about competing… …isn’t the hard training …isn’t the nerves before stepping on the mat …isn’t the fear about getting completely smashed or even injured …isn’t the fear of losing The hardest thing about competing… …is CUTTING WEIGHT!

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Basic Elevator Sweep

  I need all the study aids I can get to help me learn so I created this little poem (actually more like a nursery rhyme I guess) and diagram to help me remember how to do a basic elevator … Continue reading

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…And I’m Back On The Ground Again

My head’s been in the clouds this weekend after Pan Pacs, so it was probably a good thing to head into training on Monday and resume back to my usual state of getting smashed by everyone. I whine a whole … Continue reading

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