Attitude

How you carry and present yourself is important. It is in many ways a non-verbal clue that reflects your attitude. In this section we will discuss different situations and both positive and negative attitudes you should consider. Attitudes are often initially driven by personality. In some cases students will want to quell certain aspects of Read More …

Rokukyu Training Considerations

When training you will want to try various methods that can improve your skills and knowledge over time. In this article we will discuss many different ideas that can help you achieve increased understanding and insights into the various skills you study. Try to incorporate these considerations into your training over time as each will Read More …

Ma Ai (Distance)

Ma Ai refers to distance, but more importantly it suggests an awareness of distance. You will need to study distance and distancing a great deal. You need to know instantaneously if your opponent is in range, and if so, what strikes or maneuvers you might employ against them at their current (or future) range. Furthermore, you Read More …

Instructor Required

It is not possible to learn Tensoku Ryu or any other significant martial art solely from reading printed materials and/or watching videos. Learning any martial art requires that you receive constant improvement suggestions and advice from a qualified instructor. You must also be able to practice the requisite skills of an art on another person Read More …