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old thread:>>613793

YOU ARE NEVER TOO OLD TO SKATE NOW GO OUT AND SHRED

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Am I the only one that thinks shaped boards are fucking horrible? This is coming from a mainly tranny/vert skater too. They're such a pain in the ass to ride fakie/switch with and way too clunky and heavy to flip with control.
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>>622177
The trend will die out soon and then we can go back to something else from the 80s

I for one am hoping for tight spandex shorts
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>>622177
it took me a while to get use to riding shaped decks. Now, I can skate comfortably with them.
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I love how u post dadrock
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Here's my question for the thread. What is your favorite set of wheels you have owned, and what do you currently use?

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>practiced muay thai for 10 years
>wrestled for 4 years
>always lost amateurs
>quit muay thai and wrestling for 3 years
>weight lift for 3 years
>try out MMA for 2 weeks
>win every spar
>win amateur fight within 10 seconds
martial arts is shit. weight lifting is better.
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>>622073
Why are you persisting with this obvious lie that obviously not a single person here is believing? You're only wasting your own time so you're basically trolling yourself.
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It's hilarious watching muscle bound dude try to hit the bag. They go all out with terrible form for 10 seconds wheezing out of breath and holding their wrist.
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>>622073

...and a thousand college cheerleaders are asking what he needed the bar for.
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>>621919
>You can't win sparring idiot.
lol.. that's such a spar loser thing to say.
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>>621935
Underrated post kek

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Who is your favorite youtube person? This guy has helped me on some finer points on improving my boxing.
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Matt D'Aquino. Great Judo instructionals.

https://www.youtube.com/user/BeyondGrappling
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I like DashiGames (especially his Mario Kart 8 videos), but I don't know what this has to do with alternative sports, OP

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Was he as good as they say?
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>>621925
>Phil Davis can only beaten by other american wrestler
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>>621913
Related: http://www.comicvine.com/forums/off-topic-5/bruce-lee-vs-andre-the-giant-671629/
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>>621913
Search your hearts, you know it to be true.
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>>622035
Damn they're delusional.
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>>621913
I am a real American, Fight for the rights of every man,
I am a real American, fight for what's right, fight for your life!
I am a real American, Fight for the rights of every man,
I am a real American, fight for what's right, fight for your life!

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Alright /asp/ I need some help here. I just finished up my senior year of high school wrestling and I'm looking into joining a club to continue it. I'm also interested in learning another grappling art for both a new experience and to complement my wrestling. I have a choice of bjj or judo and I'm pretty stuck in the middle. So my question for you /asp/ is which one, judo or bjj?
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>>622164
see
>>622163

i didn't mean that there are techniques that work better if you use more strenght, english is not my first language so i might miscomunicated

another example would be smashing the guy inside his guard and stacking him to make him open his guard. this is a good technique there won't be very effective if the guy is much bigger and stronger than you. BUT if he's smaller, this is better than trying some fancy guard opening shit you see around. you'd be a fool to try fancy guard opening techniques that will leave you at risk instead of smashing the smaller guy. this is how I see it.
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>>622167
shit, i went full retarded again
i meant
>didn't mean that there are techniques that work better if you use less strenght
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>>622159
>tfw lanklet and triangle niggas all day errryday
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Is there any advantage to being a southpaw in Judo?
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>>622190
Statistically, 10% of the general population are left handed, but 50% of elite judo players are left handed. However, there is nothing inherently advantageous. The reason for the difference is that because left handed players are more rare, opportunities to practice against them are fewer. Left handed players have no such shortage of right handed players. However, watching two lefties fight can quickly turn into an exercise in awkwardness.

>>616998
Previous thread

http://www.wwe.com/inside/solomon-crowe-frees-driver-from-car-wreck

Anyway, let's talk about Crowe and how he's progressing so far in NXT. I know it's only been a week, but let's talk debut and ideas for the man.
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>>622084
yeah, now we all wear sunglasses indoors like cool wrestling fans.
Thanks for improving my taste in clothing, AGDQ, I mean, smarkbusters!
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>>622169

>Keep Kane around to realize his full potential.

Unless he starts feuding with Bray after Undertaker's loss at WM31 as the big red machine, there is no potential left to realize.
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>>622179
>not wanting scuba kane

This mark.
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>>622084
not even hiding that your one of them
>>622007
bryan is probably going to be the sheamus match or hes going in the battle royal.
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>>622181

Somebody come bust this smark.

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Does /asp/ disc golf?
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>>621576
It was pretty sweet. The only downside was there are no concrete tees only gravel/sand. It takes a long time to do the back 9 too and it is grueling. Its definitely a course for the views but its right in the middle of all touristy visitor hell. When I went to CO I had 2 objectives, play a shit ton of disc golf and climb/hike mt evan and both were fun. My favorite course was at Colorado Mountain College. Pretty nice, well planned course. I hope to get over to Wisconsin this summer and play some of their courses.
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>>621594
Practise, preferably outside a disc golf course.

There's no way around it. Just go to an open field and throw your discs as much as you can. Focus on proper technique and getting them to land in the same place. If you have an astroturf field close to you that's the best since it's really easy to find your discs.

I still do it for a few days after every winter to get used to throwing before actually going to a course for a first time that season. Makes the game much more fun when your discs land somewhere close to where you want and you don't have to spend time looking for them or trying to get out of trouble only to find yourself in a worse position that you started in.
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>>621594
What disc(s) are you using?
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>>621662
>right in the middle of all touristy visitor hell.
man that sucks but the views would be worth it.
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>>622051
They are, and not to mention they have a couple of the most epic holes you can throw. One of them is a 1500' hole you throw down at and let me tell you up there your disc flies forever. The worst part is...ya gotta get your disc and get throwing your way back up the mountain side. I have videos of when I went there Ill try to post them if I find them.

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Still waiting on Maintenance 101 edition.


>Newbie section
General newbie pastebin: http://pastebin.com/WQtUgznd [Embed]
Maintenance 101: Coming soon.

>List of international shops
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>International and local laws concerning airsoft, things to consider while traveling
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>/asp/ergers with airsoft guns - Skype group
Just refer your post with Skype name to the OP post, and someone of the group will add you to the conversation.
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>>622091
You bet I did.
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>>622091
>>622093
Just fuck already
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>>622095
Only if no flashlights will be involved.
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>>622100
Did flashlights murder your family? I don't get your strong feelings toward them.
But yes, let us fuck.
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To anyone who has owned anything Tokyo Marui, how does their plastic feel?

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You still don't need to train for your V3 and grades don't matter edition
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>>622151
Just sent you an email. Let's get going ASAP. Let's get some climbing in
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>>621987
those walls look pretty rad
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>>622180
yeah they're dope as fuck. it's a steal to climb there too
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>>622153
>>622151
Have fun you crazy kids ;^)
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>>622186
thanks, mom.

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thoughs?

good fighter yes?
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>>622157
Common sense is for meatheads who only train for sports, real martial artists who want to defend themselves in the streets without rules and gloves do cool looking stuff nobody has ever seen work.
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>>622160
maby because there training said techniques and not dedicating their life to make "videos' on how to fight a druggo
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>>622157
because this will work if they aim for your solar plexus right?
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>>622173
The video only shows how to defend punches to the face. I offered a more effective and realistic alternative. Where were straight punches to the body ever mentioned?
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Even though it would never happen, I'd love to see Wong fight a good boxer/muay thai fighter or a good judoka/wrestler, just to see him get thoroughly wrecked. He won't ever accept a real challenge because he doesn't want to risk losing the 2deadly image he's built up for himself and not be able to pedal his shit to impressionable teenage skellies and middle aged skinnyfat men who want to pretend they're mystic warriors. It's amusing to watch his big seminar video and how he responds to questions and criticisms about the legitimacy of Wing Chun with pure sophistry and obfuscation. He's just another bullshit artist trying to sell 2deadly garbage.

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I need some good sting match recommendations ..not surfer sting but Crow sting.
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>>622063
lmfao
>>622058
ehh sting is kinda old now dude to be in a crow movie


and guys give me some links to some cool "crow" sting matches
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>>622060
honestly would just be depressing to watch and will make me feel old
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>>622053 check out my other post
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>>622094
>sting is kinda old now dude to be in a crow movie
>>622096
>honestly would just be depressing to watch and will make me feel old

Sting and Undertaker both are pretty old... but it's kind of weird to realize that Steve Borden is actually 6 years (almost to the day) OLDER than Calaway. Injury-wise, the years have been much kinder to Sting than Undertaker, at least to my knowledge.

But still, both guys are missing a LOT of muscle mass and overall athleticism from what they once were... considering and comparing to some other guys like Hulk Hogan, Kevin Nash, Kane (though he's 2 years younger than Calaway), etc. who still look very impressive despite their age. Hell, even Ric Flair was in pretty good condition (despite his solarium-rubberized skin) when he was the same age as Sting is now, i.e. in 2005.

All in all, Sting vs. Undertaker just brings to mind the "interlude" lyrics that Brian Posehn had on his Metal By Numbers -song... "I wish everybody would put their shirts back on, it’s kind of gross." (Then again, Sting hasn't wrestled with his shirt off anymore in dog knows how many years...)
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>>622038
Dting vs Vampiro. It was two painted up clowns with the old timer refusing to put over the younger talent

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http://www.pri.org/stories/2013-05-15/ukraines-asgarda-reinventing-amazon-warrior-women


It's hard to go wrong with Muay Thai and kickboxing, and there isn't anything particularly wrong with creating an all-female martial art...

...but "reinventing the ancient Amazonian warrior-women" is a bit far-fetched.
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>>621999
>hey lets only listen to people who can only train less then half as hard as men, in a smaller talent pool, who have no experience on how to deal with real fighters
>isn't anything particularly wrong

That amazon bullshit is just to scare away the more sensible women who would bring doubt into the gym

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old thread:>>605891

YOU ARE NEVER TOO OLD TO SKATE NOW GO OUT AND SHRED

join skateyou.com

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=68wTD7MSAZ4
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>>622111
fakie *trick name* - is pretty common terminology for going fakie into a trick then doing the trick regular on transition is all
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>>622111

thred is ded, long live thred:>>622113
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>>622113
>>622113
>>622113

>>622114
gotcha my friend!
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For example, fakie 50-50 is going into it fakie coming back down forward. If you come back down fakie, its fakie 50-50 to fakie. If you actually turn into and out of it switch foot, then its a switch 50-50. Hope that helps
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>>622004
I think a kilo is 2.2 pounds
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>>622161
>>622004
1 pound = 0.4536 kilograms
you coulda googled that shit you know

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I'd really like to try wrestling. The problem is that I'm 30 and have no grappling experience whatsoever. I've been doing martial arts for about ten years, but it's all been striking (mainly Kung Fu, boxing and Muay Thai which I also currently do).

I'd try wrestling in Germany and there it's not really like in the US where mostly college kids wrestle and that at a very high level. In Germany, it's basically all ages up to forty or even older. But of course there's going to be a huge skill gap for me. Would you say it still make sense to try it just to try something completely different, to complement my striking and to get additional exercise?
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>>621585
dude chill the fuck out, you sound like dennis from its always sunny right before he starts yelling that hes a shiny golden god
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>>621548
As soon as I saw that shitty shot I realized that video wasn't going well for him.
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>>621548
I like that first video but I didn't see a wrestler in the second video.
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>>621969
that was Frank Trigg you dolt
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>>622068
Frank Trigg's shots looked like he trained bjj not wrestling and he had no front headlock defense you dolt.

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Alright you jabronis, will it be the start of a push to the top for Curtis Axel or is he just a joke? Get in here and weigh in if you got a pair!
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>>620933
wrestlemania takes place not too far from silicon valley aka where a lot of tech companies and tech stuff started so its a play on that.
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Someone make a proper general, please.
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>>620846
Yeah, what the hell was that? Were they behind schedule or something?-divas match also happened in the last hour and got cut short too. Why bother sending out Axel if he doesn't have time to work?
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Road to axelmania looking bumpy. Jobbed to Fandango on smackdown.


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