George Mattson

Author's details

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

Latest posts

  1. New Belt Pins – Available NOW! — November 11, 2014
  2. Masami Tsuruoka Passes. . . — November 4, 2014
  3. Rank, Stripes and Titles — October 30, 2014
  4. Shigeru Takamiyagi Passes. . . — October 20, 2014
  5. Tournament Seminar Series — October 14, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. WinterFest 2015 – March 6th and 7th! — 4 comments
  2. Join us for Buzz Durkin’s 40th Anniversary Celebration! — 4 comments
  3. Joe Lewis: R.I.P. — 3 comments
  4. 2014 SummerFest — 3 comments
  5. New “Rank & Honors” Registry — 3 comments

Author's posts listings

Jan 04 2007

2006 China Tour photo gallery

Pictures from 2006 China Tour… Susan came back from the Post Office this afternoon with a package from Darin Yee. Turned out to be a CD with over 2000 pictures taken by the group members during their recent trip to China. When the tour participants travelled, they had to break up into smaller groups in …

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Jan 04 2007

What do Sport Fighters and Reality Fighters have in Common?

What do Sport Fighters and Reality Fighters have in Common? There are a few things that are common things between a sport fighter who is training to face someone that is in a scheduled event, who is of equal weight, size, and experience with a referee and judges, and people in your corner, and the …

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Jan 04 2007

Ernest Lieb Dies in Train Accident

Ernest Lieb Dies in Train Accident Dear Mr. Mattson, I do not know whether You have heard this sad news, but unfortunately I have heard about it only today. I have to admit that I was literally shocked by what I heard! Martial Arts Pioneer Ernest-Ernie H. Lieb – founder of the American Karate Association …

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Jan 03 2007

Certifications

Certifications The fact that one has received a certification from a governing body stating that this person who has completed a series of tasks or performance skills, some never even say that now the person is authorized to teach a certain system, and only usually helps if they stay within that specific system if that…when …

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Jan 03 2007

Traditional Martial Arts

Traditional Martial Arts Hummm, definitions mean so many things to so many different people. So I can only tell you how it means to me and what we are doing…you will have to ask Van and George about theirs… The term TMA is not used in a bad or unprofessional way….When we say traditional martial …

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Jan 03 2007

March, 2007 “Realist” Program Costs

Expenses will vary depending on the location the person is traveling from. Hotels range from $40-80 dollars per day, always helps if you have memberships to clubs like AAA, government etc… Cost of each phase is $395.00 For the first program we said we would give a two for one to help with personal expenses… …

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Jan 02 2007

Martial Arts “Redman” Training

What to Expect in March 2007 for the New RedMan Program! Even though we will be inside the dojo training we will be taking the training to various locations to enhance the environments we are being placed in….and show you how you can safely simulate these in your training areas!1. Stance/Balance/Movement (Standing) – Without these …

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Dec 31 2006

Happy New Year All. . .

Happy New Year to all members and visitors to Uechi-ryu.com and Eastern Arts, from the Mattson family here in Florida. Tonight is Susan and my wedding anniversary. Sue thought it would be a good idea to pick a day that I could hardly forget! I’m lucky because we met on the evening that “Tiny” Tim …

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Dec 29 2006

Coming back on the Floor!!

Our “Women and the Martial Arts” forum moderator Dana Sheets, is a gifted karate teacher and important to our forums, a talented writer. In the following “thread”, Dana asked some tough questions that all dojo owners probably asked at one time or another. What is your dojo’s policy?? [Click here to view more of this …

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Dec 28 2006

Considering another trip

Hi People, I just finished editing the 2006 China Trip photos. Took a while for everyone to get their pictures to me. Then again, I’m not the most computer literate person in the world. Anyways, the pictures will be sent to Sensei George Mattson and he will have them posted very soon. At this time, …

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