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I spotted this in a blog the other day, lost it and found it again today.

Awesome tale of sportsmanship, which I hope to we Judoka is much less amazing than other sports people. I HOPE that everyone reading this would have come up with a similar response to the situation.

If you are a coach, I hope your are coaching your players to have this sort of attitude.

Now Rhadi, given that podcast you were on, maybe this article might explain why Gene and people like me find some of the things you say horrific.



In sports vs. martial arts, its definitely unfortunate that these types of actions actually make people cry. In a sport, where self-glory is #1 on the priority list. the roots of every martial arts is a "way of life" so acts of proper etiquette and display of generosity are almost expected.
If you tell me you're an MMA fighter, I know you're in it for the glory. You tell me you're a martial artists, I know you're in it for the journey.

read this article, very good. I scanned it for our Judo club to read:


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