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Friends Enjoy the Las Vegas ICMAC 2011 | Recap

Posted on August 29th, 2012 by emeric

Long distance friends enjoy each other’s company at the 2011 Las Vegas ICMAC shuaijiao tournament.

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Shuaijiao on the Wallstreet Journal courtesy of Michael Wix

Posted on September 4th, 2008 by emeric

Our good friend Michael Wix from Shuaijiao.tv was on the news for the Wallstreet Journal on the article “Who Needs Judo? China’s Shuaijiao Vies for Respectability” by Mei Fong.  It’s a touching piece telling the story about what goes on with some of China’s sports.  Here’s a exerpt from what Mike said. It is a […]

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Mongolian Shuaijiao (Bohk)

Posted on August 27th, 2008 by emeric

Bohk has been around for hundreds of years but I’m not sure where it dates back to. It’s Mongolia’s version of Shuaijiao although Mongolia still does compete in more traditional Chinese Shuaijiao tournaments. The main difference you can see is their attire. They were similar jackets but are collarless and shorter. They also don’t wear […]

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Shuaijiao Japanese Style Part. II (Judo)

Posted on August 20th, 2008 by emeric

So this is Shuaijiao in Japan Part. II: Judo. From what I’ve been reading on forums around, everyone always tries and compares the two and which one is better because one does something better or the other is flawed in this type of skill…etc. But I’m not here to talk about that. They are both […]

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Mongolia’s First Ever Judo Gold Medal at 2008 Summer Olympics

Posted on August 17th, 2008 by emeric

Tuvshinbayar Naidan wins first ever Gold Medal at Olympics for Mongolia.  Amazing… it’s about time, they have really strong grapplers!  That’s about all I can say.  You can view the story here at CNN.com. Here is a short exerpt from the story, “The feeling was amazing, of course. We were celebrating all together,” said Amarzayan […]

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Shuaijiao Japanese Style Part. I (Sumo)

Posted on August 13th, 2008 by emeric

So I’ve been thinking of doing some sort or research for wrestling styles similar to Shuaijiao around the world, or presenting a different country that does Shuaijiao every week.  Either/Or this is some fun research and timely study.  But to start off on the easy side, lets talk about SUMO!  This is basically a follow-up […]

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Digging Up from The Archives…

Posted on July 8th, 2008 by emeric

So I was recently back home in San Jose for the 4th of July weekend seeing friends and the mom and pops and I came across an old, but fairly recent, picture of me in my competition in Brazil. I’m not sure what throw i was trying to do but it looked like an attempt […]