“Fall down 7 times, get up 8 times.” – Japanese Maxim
Tim Martin is a military veteran with over 27 years of service. Tim has been studying the martial arts and various self defense methods since his childhood. Tim’s passion for the martial arts extends to sharing his training and experiences with others. It is his belief that the martial arts are a valuable vehicle for improving and developing oneself to reach their maximum potential. He sees it as a powerful, life-changing gift for all ages to teach empowerment, confidence, self defense, and overcoming adversity.
“If you allow the status quo to persist, you can’t expect to improve performance, and you can’t expect to win.” – Jocko Willink
Great seminar with Master Carlos Machado last month! Always a treat to get to train with one of the Machado brothers. I’m looking forward to the next opportunity to train with Carlos […]
“Mental bearing (calmness), not skill, is the sign of a matured samurai. A Samurai therefore should neither be pompous nor arrogant.”- Tsukahara Bokuden (1489-1571, founder of Kashima Shinto ryu)
“Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a warrior.” – Carl von Clausewitz
Floyd “Money” Mayweather has spoken. In an interview with ESPN’s Stephen Smith, he concedes that Conor McGregor has some advantages over him “on paper.” Specifically, he admits some of McGregor’s strengths, “a […]
Fate whispers to the warrior, ‘You can not withstand the storm.’ The warrior whispers back, ‘I am the storm.’ – Unknown