George Mattson

Author's details

Name: George Mattson
Date registered: July 23, 2012
URL: http://uechi-ryu.com

Latest posts

  1. “The Swordsman’s Handbook” — April 17, 2014
  2. News from India IUKF — April 7, 2014
  3. News from Cuba Uechi-ryu Dojo — April 3, 2014
  4. More Archives discovered — March 27, 2014
  5. Dave Mott Seminar Weekend in N.S. — March 17, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Join us for Buzz Durkin’s 40th Anniversary Celebration! — 4 comments
  2. WinterFest 2014 – March 7th and 8th! — 3 comments
  3. Joe Lewis: R.I.P. — 3 comments
  4. For IUKF Members — 2 comments
  5. Harry Benfield dies. . . — 2 comments

Author's posts listings

Apr 22 2010

Uechi-ryu Karate Tournament

UKCS Tournament #1 will be held this Sunday, April 25 at the JunglePlex, 8 Natalie Way in Plymouth. Take exit 5 off of Route 3. Go through set of lights, Natalie way is on your right after lights. We will be having a referee and scorekeeper meeting at 8:30 AM. Please bring a white gi …

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Apr 15 2010

Test Administrator for IUKF

IUKF has appointed Shihan Darin Yee as the International Test Administrator for this organization. Darin’s job as administrator for promotions, makes sure that dan test applications get submitted on time and that the candidates meet all the requirements of IUKF that are listed in the Black Belt Test Guide and further clarified in the IUKF …

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Apr 08 2010

Uechi-ryu Regional Workout

Uechi-ryu Regional Workout Both Sensei Fedele Cacia’s and my dojo will be hosting a regional workout on May 2nd from 9-11 aM at the Natick High School in Natick, MA.  Last year’s workout was such a huge success with over 85 students/teachers from all associations in attendance. We are very excited to carry on this …

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Mar 06 2010

Kid’s Tournament Series

Update from Darin Yee. . .   Hi Everyone, I’ve check out rumors about my seminar date being something other then April 9 and I want to reinforce and confirm this April 9th date. We are going to hold this seminar on April 9th according to the email below. Please consider coming and we’ll have …

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Feb 23 2010

Book Arrival

New book arrived yesterday! A record number of advanced orders for this limited edition hard cover book will keep Susan and FedEx quite busy following WinterFest. Nearly half the inventory has already been sold and from the very positive advanced reviews, the remaining books will soon be history. Click here for reviews of the book! …

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Feb 19 2010

WinterFest Seminar Update

Winterfest Weapon Seminar Bo & Jiffa Bo & Jiffa Discussion, training and application of the Bo staff (six foot stick) and the Jiffa (hair pin/fastener) which is also known as a Tinaka (small inside hand weapon) as they relate to martial arts training and more specifically to Uechi Ryu training and development.  The focus will …

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Feb 16 2010

Teaching for Structure and Power in Uechi-ryu

Teaching for Structure and Power In Uechi-ryu Stance and Structure Sanchin is an Adduction Stance. Sanchin provides strength in 7 of 8 directions, unless you make an adjustment, which allows coverage of the eighth direction. The ground is an unlimited source of power. Study how to access that power: Sound structure, sensitivity, experimentation, proper positioning …

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Feb 10 2010

Special Course at WinterFest

The Global Self-Care Initiative Acu-Hand Therapy Module I for Uechi-Ryu “WinterFest “ February 26, 27, 2010 Course Outline   Friday Afternoon Introduction Koryo Sooji Chim (Korean Hand Therapy) History Presenter Demo– Practical Application Saturday Afternoon Instruction Mapping the Hand Corresponding Areas of the Hand Relating to: Front, Back and Sides of the Body Upper and …

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Jan 22 2010

New Book by G.E.Mattson

New!!!! WinterFest 2010 Poster. Click Here Please print and post in your dojo Note from G.E.Mattson: I wish to thank everyone who responded to our first Newsletter mailing and placed your order for my new book. Because we are only printing 500 copies, I want to make sure that those of you on my newsletter …

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Dec 28 2009

Harry Benfield dies. . .

Dear George Apologies for being the bearer of bad news but Harry died, last month, after a long term illness stretching over 5 years known as Pick’s disease (a severe form of alzheimers). Before that he spent the last 15 years teaching with a small group of loyal students with which he continued to train in a very …

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