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BASIC BIOMECHANICS FOR JUDO – SIMPLIFIED

BIOMECHANICS IN JUDO, SIMPLIFIED By Mark Lonsdale, Judo Training Development The traditional terms of kuzushi (balance breaking), tsukuri (fitting) and kake (execution) provide the judoka with some guidance as to the steps of a technique but they fall short of … Continue reading

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SETTING TRAINING GOALS FOR JUDO

SETTING TRAINING GOALS FOR JUDO By Mark Lonsdale, Judo Training Development Goal setting is a critical component of most endeavors in life, including athletic development. Goals are essential to the athlete in that they drive the training necessary to get … Continue reading

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TRAINING AT THE KODOKAN

As soon as I have assembled all my notes, I will post a detailed description of Summer Training at the Kodokan

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TEACHING JUDO AND BEING A LEADER

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THE MISTER MIYAGI SCHOOL OF JUDO

THE MISTER MIYAGI SCHOOL OF JUDO & WEEDING THE GARDEN By Mark Lonsdale Nishioka-sensei, whom I respect immensely, likes it when I begin my classes and ruminations with a story, so here goes…. The front lawn at my house has … Continue reading

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GROWING AS A JUDO TECHNICIAN – PART 4

GROWING AS A JUDO TECHNICIAN & COACH Part 4 By Mark Lonsdale Note: the following discussion addresses the right handed judoka, so lefties will need to make the necessary adjustments.      This article follows on from the previous three articles defining … Continue reading

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DEMONSTRATION QUALITY JUDO SKILLS

JUDO TECHNICIAN (Part 3) “DEMONSTRATION QUALITY SKILLS” By Mark Lonsdale  This article follows on from the previous two articles defining the term “judo technician,” which can be found by scrolling down, or in Growing Judo’s October and November 2012 issues.   … Continue reading

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