Tag: CBD

Friday Thinker – Mentoring

“Teaching is its own reward” is a saying that resonates with me. One of the most satisfying occurences is when a student gives you unsolicited praise after a class. It can be a humbling experience and it can also serve to help you resolve to be a better martial artists and ‘pass it on’. At…

Enter the dojo….

The dojo – a sanctuary – a place of brutal work done with a gentle mind… For me the dojo is a sacred space, sacred in the personal sense, a place which is a refuge from my cares and worries as I leave them at the door. What does ‘the dojo’ mean for you? Please…

CBD Self Defence

  My corporate work recently moved office from North Sydney to the CBD of Sydney. While it is great to be back among the masses (tongue firmly in cheek) I have witnessed a few instances that have made me reflect on CBD Self Defence skills: A pedestrian accident A bicyclist and a car colliding A…