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Liver Shot

Liver Shot

September 11, 2015 | By | 1 Comment

“Liver Shot” A liver shot or liver strike is a punch, kick, or knee strike to the right side of the rib cage that traumatizes or damages the liver.  Blunt force to the liver can be excruciatingly painful, and an especially effective or trained shot will incapacitate an opponent easily.    In combat situations, liver shots […]

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Kyusho Discussion 5

Kyusho Discussion 5

September 9, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

Study Group Leaders These are current Kyusho International ® members that are working toward their Instructors certifications with Kyusho International ®   Duane Harper Location: Upper Marlboro, MD (USA) Study Group Leader Email – Click Here Website – Click Here License Valid through: December 31, 2015         -ep

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September is for Sanchin

September is for Sanchin

September 6, 2015 | By | 6 Comments

Sanchin Entering Click the image or link below to read the article. Kyusho is in all old and more original Kata…. Sanchin being the oldest. Using the Uechi-Ryu or Pwangainoon style of Sanchin and the inherent the 6 Ji Hands. The work with this film is a primer in the difference between Kyusho and Dim Mak, as […]

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SSgt

SSgt

September 4, 2015 | By | 4 Comments

  OORAH Recently Kyusho Internationals Vice President and Senior Master Instructor Gary Rooks, received a great compliment in the form of a letter of recommendation from Retired Staff Sargent Joshua Sherman. Below is the image of the actual letter and the text for translation, but what was not included was the comments made to Gary […]

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Zebra

Zebra

September 1, 2015 | By | 2 Comments

  Simply Z Best My introduction to Zebra was when I purchased a set of these mats in 1999.  They completely changed the way my school looked and increased the professionalism it displayed.  So much so that I also attribute a dramatic increase in enrollment as they not only looked great all the time, they were so easy to maintain. […]

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Empowerment

Empowerment

August 30, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

  … Of Others The most fun and personally satisfying part of the Kyusho course in Taipei, Taiwan this past weekend, was not in showing people how to protect themselves, the tavctics involved or the methods to cripple an opponent. No it was after the course officially ended, (which never does until asleep in the […]

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Hey Coach

Hey Coach

August 28, 2015 | By | 1 Comment

  Vital Call! Coaches, Instructors and Ringside Medics Mixed Martial Arts, The Martial Arts and Boxing (and all professional contact sports, or sports where contact occurs frequently), can not ignore it any longer…. Kyusho happens in the ring, on the mat, in the Dojo and on the street, all the time, we can no longer ignore […]

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Kyusho Discussion 4

Kyusho Discussion 4

August 25, 2015 | By | 3 Comments

    Hanshi Patrick McCarthy – Brisbane, Australia August 11, 2015 After many years of correspondence with Hanshi McCarthy we were finally able to have an online discussion with him regarding Kyusho, the Bubishi and many interrelated aspects. This discussion is one hour and 15 minutes covering the Bubishi & Kyusho. Along with Andi Quast, Joe […]

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Who Says

Who Says

August 21, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

  Kyusho is not real??? It’s a “Fairy Tale” Well you just pissed off a fairy for sure! No kidding, what most Martial Artists rant against Kyusho is it not being real, even when done right in front of them… they still do not see. (aren’t you glad you are of a different understanding)? We see […]

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Kyusho Discussion 3

Kyusho Discussion 3

August 18, 2015 | By | Add a Comment

  Master Instructors (Shihan) These indivduals have reached the High Level Instructorship and have been in Kyusho for many years and that have reached and tested for practitioner skills and instructional abilities. They have also been awarded the title of Shihan, or Master Instructor assisting in new research and deveopment of vital programs..Licensed by Kyusho […]

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