Author Archives: Robert Walther

Canadian Jiujitsu Council – Black Belt Grading Examinations

Black Belt Grading Examinations will be held on Sunday, November 6 2022 at the Bushido Kai Jiu Jitsu Club. Please see the attached PDF file for more, important information!

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October 15th 2022, Open Jiu Jitsu Seminar

Please mark October 15 on your calendar as a Jiu Jitsu seminar day. Three excellent and highly experienced instructors will run an open class for students of all ages and experiences. Attached, please find all the information that you need … Continue reading

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Summer Jiu-Jitsu Seminar

Good morning Snow Tigers! The doors are opening and it’s been a tough pandemic but a true martial artist never quits. Please take a look at the seminar being offered below…

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Sifu Sandra Zabludofsky

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Sifu Sandra Zabludofsky, a senior martial arts instructor and practitioner of the Snow Tiger Martial Arts Association. A highly skilled and deeply caring instructor, Sifu Sandy trained in Yang … Continue reading

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Older… But Not Weaker

As a kid, I was amazed to read about Morihei Ueshiba, the Founder of Aikido. I was just starting out and I knew how tough it was for me to get a grip on sparring and randori when facing one opponent. But … Continue reading

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Past the Violence

It was at a Karate tournament at Varsity Arena in Toronto that I first witnessed Karate that knows no borders…that stretches way beyond the physical. One of those moments when what you imagined when you heard the tales of the … Continue reading

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Really Slow Tai Chi

Tai Chi is a beautiful art, no doubt about it. As with good Karate Kata or Taekwondo forms, the transitions from one posture to the next can become, with much practise, aesthetically pleasing to perform – and to watch. As … Continue reading

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Proud to be a Girl!

Listen…can you hear my voice?  Read… can you see what I think? I am proud to be a girl. I was not born to be pushed around – by anyone. My mind belongs to me. No one dictates to me what I should … Continue reading

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Teaching Kids

Teaching Kids “K ids? No way! I don’t want to teach kids. My martial art is serious.” There are a fair number of instructors who hold the view that teaching kids is nothing but a form of babysitting –especially teaching the … Continue reading

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