SWC Sifu Ben's Recent Activity

  1. SWC Sifu Ben liked Pretty In Pink's post in the thread How much did Bruce Lee actually know about traditional Chinese Martial arts?.

    That's why I don't understand OJKD. Taking Bruce Lee's art as gospel seems just as silly. Especially when today people are testing out...

    Aug 23, 2019 at 3:54 PM
  2. SWC Sifu Ben replied to the thread How much did Bruce Lee actually know about traditional Chinese Martial arts?.

    I think what Lee did know about very well, and which is far more important, is the cultural attitudes in CMA. He was and is right that...

    Aug 23, 2019 at 12:33 AM
  3. SWC Sifu Ben liked icefield's post in the thread How much did Bruce Lee actually know about traditional Chinese Martial arts?.

    So he understood fighting better than CLC the bak mei master in Hong Kong, who fought in two wars personally closed 13 schools down by...

    Aug 23, 2019 at 12:24 AM
  4. SWC Sifu Ben replied to the thread Should martial arts always keep changing or be kept in traditional ways?.

    A jab and a lead hand strike aren't the same thing. Apples to oranges; we no longer practice combative charioteering. Hand to hand...

    Aug 23, 2019 at 12:22 AM
  5. SWC Sifu Ben liked Smitfire's post in the thread Should martial arts always keep changing or be kept in traditional ways?.

    So one of the finest defensive boxers ever, reknowned for being elusive, cautious and hard to hit, while being able to land blows...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 11:55 PM
  6. SWC Sifu Ben liked David Harrison's post in the thread Should martial arts always keep changing or be kept in traditional ways?.

    That is a matter of attributes, not technique. You are conflating so many things here... statecraft, logistics, bureaucracy,...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 6:30 PM
  7. SWC Sifu Ben liked Smitfire's post in the thread Should martial arts always keep changing or be kept in traditional ways?.

    What's a "natural boxer"?! Isn't that like saying a "natural footballer" or "natural rugby player"? You can't be a "natural boxer"....

    Aug 22, 2019 at 6:30 PM
  8. SWC Sifu Ben liked Smitfire's post in the thread Should martial arts always keep changing or be kept in traditional ways?.

    I have literally no idea what you are on about or what point you are trying to make. I don't think you do either tbh. Now you're talking...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 5:21 PM
  9. SWC Sifu Ben liked Xue Sheng's post in the thread Martial arts makes you worse, not better at self defense.

    So, study most martial arts there have ya.....because you would need to for that statement to be even a little bit credible.....have you...

    Aug 22, 2019 at 12:34 AM
  10. SWC Sifu Ben replied to the thread Why i left martial arts.

    Honestly after reading the other threads I'm surprised how long you all have held on. This is just sad and pitiable.

    Aug 20, 2019 at 8:55 PM
  11. SWC Sifu Ben liked aaradia's post in the thread The problems with grappling and ground-fighting.

    From that link Well then, that is all we need to know. Even though I think most of us suspected this all along. Just another mostly...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 8:09 PM
  12. SWC Sifu Ben liked Xue Sheng's post in the thread The problems with grappling and ground-fighting.

    You know, I just watched both of those videos, and besides thinking..."well there goes 12 minutes of my life I can never get back" This...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 8:08 PM
  13. SWC Sifu Ben liked Mushroom's post in the thread The problems with grappling and ground-fighting.

    Laughs in Rickson...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 8:08 PM
  14. SWC Sifu Ben liked Smitfire's post in the thread The problems with grappling and ground-fighting.

    This one time...at band camp...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 8:08 PM