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Martial Arts and The Pepsi Challenge

Martial Arts and the Pepsi Challenge     Back when I was a little younger, Pepsi-Cola had a brilliant marketing campaign called the Pepsi Challenge. What they did was they invited people to participate in a blind taste test comparing Pepsi to its biggest rival, Coca Cola. At the time Coca Cola was king, but Pepsi […]

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A Brief History of Judo

Judo, meaning “gentle way,’ is a popular and venerable Japanese martial art that has spread in popularity so far as to become an Olympic sport. The main objective of the martial art is to pin an opponent to the ground, or force a submission by applying a chokehold or joint lock. Judo allows strikes, thrusts, […]

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Judo classes are conducted by Mr. James Peacock who holds the rank of Nikyu (2nd Degree Brown Belt) in Kodokan Judo. Mr. Peacock receives guidance and input from his long time teacher and Judo Mentor, Mr. Chris Veziris. Mr. Veziris holds the rank of Rokudan (6th Degree Black Belt), as well as a second degree […]

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