Category Archives: Sparring

I <3 Sparring/Rolling

I’m a huge fan of sparring and rolling in both Kung Fu and Jiu Jitsu. I always look forward to sparring or rolling whenever I train. And no matter how tired I am at the start (and end) of the … Continue reading

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Commitment Issues

If I was to liken the topic of commitment in the martial arts that I do to relationships, then fighting with Wing Chun Kung Fu is like my relationship with distant¬†acquaintances¬†and BJJ is like my relationship with my loved ones. … Continue reading

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The Range Issue

Physical attributes like height, weight and strength play a huge role in a fight. In all my years of sparring classes in Kung Fu, I’ve had many sparring partners of varying sizes and 99% of the time, they’ve all got … Continue reading

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Sparring at 100%: OK for Grappling, Not So Cool for Striking

One of the big differences that I’ve found while training both Wing Chun and BJJ is how hard I can go at sparring and subsequently how this affects how I learn to apply my knowledge properly. Wing Chun is all … Continue reading

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