Lessons From The Street
Crazy Monkey Defense
I had won 10 street fights in a row, yet once again when faced with another opponent, I felt the surge of fear pulsate...
Okay, I am a little bit of a geek (at times). I am a sucker for sci-fi movies like Star Wars. When you look...
If you have been following me on Facebook recently, then you know that roughly eight weeks ago I injured myself quit severely on the...
Last week while running a training event at Google and AirBnB I made a prediction. In the coming decade, what we are going to...
There were three lines in a book that changed my life, “Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of...
How to Take on The Martial Arts of Everyday Life More Skillfully
For a very long time, in fact not even that long ago, I was embarrassed to tell my story. I preferred for people to...
There is a lot of fuss made about setting goals. Tony Robbins says, “Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into...
In many ways modern martial arts is an extension of modern living, at least as we experience it in the West. Just like so...
Life & Work Success
Putting the Art back in the Martial
I totally get that people, or should I rather say men treat me differently to other men they may know. The fact that I...
OTM Episode 0: If It's Not Against Resistance, It Doesn't Count
OTM Epsidoe 1: What Crazy Monkey Is and Isnt
OTM Episode 2: Just Because You Training Martial Arts, Doesn't Mean You Can Make Any of it Work!
OTM Episode 3: Why Quick Routes To Self-Defense Sell (& Don't be one of those guys!)
OTM Episode 4: The Inner Game of Martial Arts
OTM Episode 5: Martial Arts Journeys, a Two Way Street
OTM Episode 6: Building Game in 2hrs a Week: Possible?
OTM Episode 7: Letting Go of Expectations, To Achieve What You Expect
OTM Epsideo 8: Martial Arts without a Philosophy is Simply Violence