Articles

I kept detailed notes on my training for over 20 years. Most of these articles began as a quick jot in my logs.
I kept detailed notes on my training for over 20 years. Most of these articles began as a quick jot in my logs.

Between 2005 and 2010, I wrote a lot about Taido.

Nowadays, it’s extremely rare for me to add new material here, but there’s still plenty here to keep you busy for a few days.

Below, you’ll find links to articles about a variety of Taido-related topics. Some of them are quite good, and others are in desperate need of an update.

Enjoy and please feel free to comment or ask questions.

Knowledge Base

Most of the important Taido theory and general martial arts info.

Experiments / Ideas

Experimenting and trying new things is a big part of what makes Taido fun.

Practice

How to get the most out of Taido practice with the best training methods.

Learning / Teaching

How to learn and teach Taido better. Resources for students and teachers.

Rankings / Evaluations

Ideas about Taido shinsa, belt ranks and evaluations.

Polls

Insights from the Taido community.

Georgia Tech Taido

I founded Tech Taido in 1996 and ran the club until 2003.

Event Log

Notes on tournaments and special practices I attended.

Miscellany

Stuff that doesn’t belong in any of the other categories.

Profiles

People who have made a big impact on how I see Taido.

Archival Info

Taido history, especially related to the growth of Taido in America.

Check It Out

Just some reviews and recommendations for things I enjoy.

Tournaments / Competiton

Ideas about Taido tournaments and how we can make them better.