Conversations on Karate

Conversations on Karate

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Sue is the student, Greg is the teacher, together they talk about all things Karate and Martial Arts.
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Episode 6 - The Martial Vampire with Iain Abernethy

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Episode 10 - There’s only so many ways you can punch someone in the head!
In the Christmas episode of Conversations on Karate Sue and Greg discuss the Bassai and Seisan family of kata as well as Sues recent grading. Also Greg plugs his “amazing” instagram (@glynham1990) and our new Conversations on Karate Facebook page (@conversationsonkarate) Here are some links to things discussed: https://www.ikigaiway.com/2012/a-historical-walking-tour-of-seisan-kata/ Article on various versions of Seisan with videos. https://www.ikigaiway.com/2014/making-sense-of-passai-an-exploration-of-origin-and-style/ Article on the Passai family of Kata with videos. Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
49:50
December 24, 2019
Episode 9 - Congratulating Greg & Panicking with Sue
Sue congratulates Greg on his recent 4th Dan grading before panicking about her own upcoming belt test. Follow Greg on instagram: @glynham1990 Follow Sue on Twitter: @SusanBrooks_1 Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
44:56
November 19, 2019
Episode 8 - Even the good guys can do a pile on!
Chaos drills, throws and takedowns, Sue & Greg battle fried brains to tell you about the latest seminar by Andi Kidd and Iain Abernethy! Links from the episode: Peter Consterdine A Bad Photocopy - https://www.britishcombatkarate.co.uk/view-article/A-Bad-Photocopy Firas Zahabi Youtube Channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzFOXkiyQiqdq2r5aUPF6Aw Joe Rogan & John Danaher Podcast - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qkBXzkD6tis Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
55:41
November 3, 2019
Episode 7 - Karate, the original MMA?
Sue and Greg talk Muay Thai and its influence in old school Karate, BJJ, Mc Dojos and Karate being the original MMA. Here are some links to videos we talked about in the episode. Keenan Cornelius rolling with an entire class - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MpdYeCSKOgg&t=76s Shane Fazen Muay Thai 101 -  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXv6uvrUjKo&t=1713s Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
44:49
September 18, 2019
Episode 6 - The Martial Vampire with Iain Abernethy
Sue and Greg chat to world renowned Karate expert Iain Abernethy to talk Bunkai, self defence, heavy contact sparring, three step kumite and more! Please head over to www.iainabernethy.co.uk (if for some strange reason you haven't before) and check out the podcasts, articles and other great content Iain has to offer. Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
1:19:45
August 17, 2019
Episode 5 - I've Got The Sound of Music in My Ear
Sue raves to Greg about her time training with world renowned Bunkai expert Iain Abernethy! Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
47:51
July 28, 2019
Episode 4 - If You Can't Train Your Body, Train Your Mind!
Greg and Sue talk about how to keep up with training when you're injured, fitness, best exercises to keep yourself strong and flexible. Plus discover Greg's favourite kata and find out why! Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
45:26
June 27, 2019
Episode 3 "Leave No Space For Death to Enter"
Sue, Greg and Brad talk about lightness, flow and connectedness in training to improve speed and power. How to succeed in a grading, what the examiners are looking for and how to manage a mistake. Also in this episode, drills, bunkai, and cake. Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
51:49
April 28, 2019
Episode 2
In episode 2 of Conversations on Karate student and Sensei discuss how to overcome bad training sessions, the grading system, sparring with multiple partners and Return of the Jedi! Music courtesy of https://www.purple-planet.com
46:30
March 27, 2019
Episode 1
Student and Sensei talk about what makes a good Karate teacher,modern vs traditional methods and more in the debut episode of Conversations on Karate. Music provided by https://www.purple-planet.com.
32:17
February 20, 2019