Jujitsu America 2015 Convention

The annual Jujitsu America Convention and US National Championship Tournaments will be held from October 23 – 25th, 2015 in Foster City, California.

Punong-Guro Mike Replogle will appear and teach as a special guest instructor on Saturday, October 24th.

See the full convention schedule HERE

2015 Jujitsu America Convention

2015 Jujitsu America Convention

2015 Jujitsu America Convention

American Arnis- The Evolution of An Art – TEXT ONLY

FULL TEXT OF ARTICLE, as published in Black Belt magazine, January 1984 : AMERICAN ARNIS- THE EVOLUTION OF AN ART by Dana Michaels (alias Mike Replogle) The year was 1521. As the Portuguese sailor stepped off his Spanish-made boat onto the island beach, history saw the realization of a dream and a milestone in modernContinue Reading

Jujitsu America 2014 Convention

The annual Jujitsu America Convention and US National Championship Tournaments was held from September 26 – 28 in Ft Lauderdale. Punong-Guro Mike Replogle  appeared and taught as a special guest instructor on Saturday and Sunday, September 18-19th. See the full convention schedule HERE    

Amazing Arnis, Kicking and the Stick

Amazing Arnis, Kicking and the Stick

“Amazing Arnis, Kicking and the Stick” by Mike Replogle, Karate Illustrated March 1985 Vol 16 No 3 AMAZING ARNIS: KICKING AND THE STICK- In one·on·one situations, low kicks, as taught by arnis, can be life·saving techniques against any foe Excerpt: “Arnis, being a stick-oriented art, develops excellent coordination with the hands and an understanding ofContinue Reading

Versatile and Volatile, The Three-Sectional Staff- Eric Lee

Versatile and Volatile, The Three-Sectional Staff- Eric Lee

“Versatile and Volatile- The Three-Sectional Staff” by Mike Replogle, Karate KungFu Illustrated March 1987 Vol. 19, No. 3 VERSATILE AND VOLATILE: THE THREE-SECTIONAL STAFF— One of China’s least understood weapons, the three-sectional staff is actually one of kung fu’s most lethal fighting tools. Noted weapons authority Eric Lee shows you the ropes of three-sectional staffContinue Reading

The Modern Ninja Woman

The Modern Ninja Woman

“The Modern Ninja Woman”, by Mike Replogle- Fighting Stars Ninja February 1986 VOL. XIII, NO. 1 The women of ninjutsu assume their rightful place in the art. Excerpt: THE MODERN NINJA WOMAN The American career woman. With inflation spiraling upward and the growing predominance of two-income families, she finds it’s no longer enough to beContinue Reading

Hapkido Forms- Fariborz Azhakh

Hapkido Forms- Fariborz Azhakh

“Hapkido Forms- Fariborz Azhakh”, by Mike Replogle, Karate KungFu Illustrated February 1986 HAPKIDO FORMS: YOU SAY THERE’S NO SUCH THING? THERE IS NOW- Even though the Korean fighting art of hapkido has no set forms, some of the art’s innovators are including forms in their training-with astonishing results, by Mike Replogle Excerpt: “It’s a typicallyContinue Reading

Hayes Hits the Streets- The Ongoing Journey of Stephen K. Hayes Part 1

Hayes Hits the Streets- The Ongoing Journey of Stephen K. Hayes Part 1

“Hayes Hits the Streets- The Ongoing Journey of Stephen K. Hayes Part 1″, by Mike Replogle”- Fighting Stars August 1985 VOL. XII, No. 4 America’s top ninjutsu authority reflects on past and present seminars. Part I. Interview By Mike Replogle Excerpt: “Shadow and stealth. Darkness and black-cloaked silence. Deadly, swift, effective. Ninja. The ninjutsu phenomenonContinue Reading

A Course in Cramming, The Weapons They Brought to West Virginia

A Course in Cramming, The Weapons They Brought to West Virginia

“A Course in Cramming, The Weapons They Brought West Virginia”, Karate Illustrated January 1984 Vol 15 No 1 Excerpt:  “The typical day, beginning right after breakfast, called for a lunch break at 12:00 and a dinner break at 6:00. All day long could be heard the sound of clacking sticks from somewhere in the camp.Continue Reading

American Arnis- The Evolution Of An Art

American Arnis- The Evolution Of An Art

“American Arnis- Evolution Of An Art”, Black Belt Magazine January 1984, Vol 22, No.1 AMERICAN ARNIS: THE EVOLUTION OF AN ART -The flexibility of modern arnis has allowed it to be adapted to the styles and needs of American martial artists, thus creating a new system referred to as “American arnis.” Excerpt: “American arnis didContinue Reading