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inspiration: my (first) black belt grading

June 1, 2017 at 9:20pm
First of all, I forgot to mention that this is the first of two tests.
As I said two days ago (at the time of me writing this), this test was a test of endurance and spirit. First, I had a pretty intense fitness test beforehand. Then in about 3-ish hours, I pushed through a whole wack of basics and "kata", which, trust me, it gets really exhausting. In wasn't awful, but I pushed through it all.

But then there was the 12-minutes of continuous sparring. N… continue reading