The way I see things: So this is how we met…

Vince Blog, CMD

Obligatory end of seminar photo 2006 Singapore Early beginnings Back when Rodney was the Head Stand-up (Boxing) Coach for Straight Blast Gym (SBG), he was one of the workshop presenters in a Singapore workshop that was hosted at the Budo Academy Singapore under the SBG banner for a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (presented by Matt Thornton) and Boxing/MMA (Rodney King) weekend seminar. …

Old sparring habits are driven by fear

Vince Blog, CMD

When we recognise that our game/technique isn’t working well yet we cling onto the existing form, departing from a platform that you’re familiar with, our comfort zone, we are merely giving life to the same fear that keeps us lingering there, paralysed and unwilling to venture beyond into greatness. By starting from the same point origin, do we not set …

Champion on and off the mats

Vince Blog, Champion, CMD, Off The Mats

This month I’d like to share a real story on one of our CMD members whose achievements off the mats mirrors his attitude and focus while training on the mats at CMD Malaysia: His story is unique in that the lessons learnt on the mats via martial arts as the conduit has helped him achieve new heights in his extra-curricular pursuits. Read …