Browsing: Haruo Matsuoka

In the martial arts, awareness and timing are generally more important than speed. I've been outmaneuvered too many times by masters moving…

Seeking martial artists familiar with a variety of weapons, mocap systems, and performance movement, we enlisted Jeff Imada and Lauren Kim to assist…

Two years ago Matsuoka Sensei threw me with a form of hijishime I'd not experienced before. It was breathtakingly powerful and lightning…

Aikido practitioners typically embrace the grab of an attacker and use it to their advantage. However, there are times when escape is…