Since we have another tournament coming up very soon it seemed like a good time to talk about the why we should compete. Tammy and I have competed in nearly every local and national tournament since we were Green Belts. Are we some sort of competition junkies or something? No, not really. But I can say that one of my most memorable experiences in my martial arts journey, happened at a tournament. It was a priceless family moment for me that would not have happened, if I were not competing.read more
Everyone wants to win first place. It’s human nature. No one goes to a tournament hoping to come in last. But someone has to. Last tournament I was out on the first round of sparring, counter aggression, and board breaking. So this cycle I worked harder on counter aggression, trying to figure out what the judges were looking for.