Monthly Archives: December 2015

Wrapping it up for Christmas

This will probably be the last blog post until the New Year, so I wanted to take a minute and look back at the blog posts over the last several months. In July, I recognized that it was time to take Master Pattillo Martial Arts in a new direction; to pursue new challenges in order…

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Breaking Boards

Breaking boards is one my favorite things to do in Karate. It is probably the thing people most associate with the martial arts. There is a popular scene in Bruce Lee’s Enter the Dragon where he says, “Boards don’t hit back.” I have always thought it was odd when martial artists, especially instructors, have repeated…

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