Sparring photos of ME.

Posted Tue Nov 15, 2005, 23:09 PM by Tracy

From the Mo Duk Pai web site, which I maintain. I’m the one in purple with the wide ass. But doesn’t my hair look cute?

Photos don’t lie: I’m fighting out of a wide, flat-footed stance. At least I’ve got my hands up. I scored one point on Sifu Kyle that round.

Hey, my ass doesn’t look so wide in this one. I’m fighting Laura. I beat her. She said I couldn’t, so I just had to.

This isn’t good: Wally and I both have our eyes closed here.

Me against tall Eric. Hey look, my eyes are open. I scored on him with a showy ridgehand strike to the head.

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About Mo Duk Pai

Mo Duk Pai kung fu is a modern American eclectic system of martial arts, combining hard- and soft-style techniques Mo Duk Pai, which translates to “Martial Ethical Way”, was founded by Professor Frederick D. King. For more information, to see photos or inquire about training, visit the Mo Duk Pai web site, which I also maintain. I have been training since 1996 and currently hold the rank of brown-black sash.

Sifu

Sifu (pr. see-foo [Cantonese] or shur-foo [Mandarin]) is a Chinese term for Teacher. It also carries the connotation of Father (teacher-father), referring to a tradition of teaching martial arts within the family, as well as being a title of respect. In America the title sifu is given to both men and women. In Mo Duk Pai the title is awarded to 2nd degree black belts at their teacher’s discretion.

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Qigong (pr. chee-gung) is the practice of Chinese exercises incorporating movement and posture, breathing and visualization. Qigong exercises focus on maintaining health by energizing and balancing one’s qi, or energy.