i was just wondering what sort of deflecting and striking aikido has in it. i see seagal using a lot of open hand blocking and a lot of palm striking in his latest film born to raise helland was wondering if this is aikido style blocking and striking or one of his other martial arts?
after watching a dangerous man i am very pleased with the action the fight scenes were excelent there was clearly a lot of joint locks and throws from aikido but i am confused as to the strikes seagal was using and the blocks which looked almost like wing chun. what does everyone else think i...
have you noticed steven has the ability to block many strikes very quickly and effortlessly.are these blocking skills the result of his aikido training? karate training or something else?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j7slyC8W1k0 see from 4 mins onwards
I was just wondering if steven seagal has ever studied any chinese systems for example tai chi or kung fu. If you look at films like out for a kill or belly of the beast his fight scenes seem to incorporate chinese martial arts and he uses a lot of open hand blocking and striking
just to let you all know there is a 3 part audio interview on youtube with steven talking about his music and his background and where he grew up it's been added today,check it out.
Here is the link
Hi folks,hope you are all well.
One of my friends has started taking shorinji kempo,i looked at some videos on youtube and noticed a lot of the throws look exactly like aikido.Some people say it is a mix of karate,aikido and judo buy my friend says the art came from chinese kenpo. Does anyone...
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Just wondered if anyone knew anything about steven's stunt double Dian Hristov. Does anyone know what martial arts he's studied,what other films has he been in etc.