Entries by Terrie Schauer

What’s My Risk Tolerance Profile?

Written by guest writer Nabil Farah, mortgage specialist @ TD Translated by Terrie Schauer Have you ever wondered about your risk tolerance profile? When investing in real estate, it’s important to understand your income profile and how this affects the types of risks you can and should take with your mortgage financing. With a better […]

BRUCE LEE’S WARRIOR WISDOM

Bruce Lee on egolessness:  “The point is the doing of them rather than the accomplishments. There is no actor but the action; there is no experiencer but the experience.” “The great mistake is to anticipate the outcome of the engagement; you ought not to be thinking of whether it ends in victory or in defeat. […]

The EAGLE and the CHICKEN

Be careful who you listen to! Once upon a time, an old farmer found an eagle’s egg. Because he didn’t know where it had come from, yet he wanted the bird to have a chance at life, he placed it into the nest of one of his chickens. The eagle hatched along with the other […]

BOXER’S SHOULDER : HOW TO PREVENT OR FIX IT

Great weigh-in pic – right? Jean Pascal vs. Bernard Hopkins. Now look again. Notice anything about these guys’ shoulders? Especially Jean Pascal’s? You should. They exhibit a perfect example of what I’ve come to call “Boxer’s shoulder”. It’s the condition where either striking or the constant push-and-pull in Jiu-Jitsu causes your pectorals and the muscles […]

WHAT IS THE MEANING OF “DOJO”

I was talking to one of my teammates the other day about the meaning of the word “Dojo”, and by extension what it means to go to the place where we learn our art. According to my teammate, a “Dojo” is “the place where we kill our Ego”. I thought this was a pretty cool […]

FIGHTER INTERVIEW – TITIANA VAN POLANEN PETEL

FIGHTER BIO Age – 30 years old Fighting weight – 55-60kgs Record – 13 wins, 2 losses, 1 draw Titles – Dutch Title (59kg), World Title (55kg) Hometown – Amsterdam (The Netherlands) Contact to book fights : teamschreiber@hotmail.com (Bob Schreiber) Link to gym website: www.teamschreiber.com What does being a “warrior” mean to you? Do you […]

Fighter Interview: Jorina Baars

A Young Dutch Lady Not to Mess With… FIGHTER BIO Age – 20 Fighting weight – 65kg Record – 22 wins(9 by k.o.), 3 draws, 0 losses Titles – 3 x Dutch Champion, 3 x European Champion, 3 x World Champion Nationality – Dutch Contact to book fights – irmaverhoeff@hotmail.com What does being a “warrior” […]

FIGHTER INTERVIEW – Casey Bohrman

FIGHTER BIO Age – 29 Fighting weight – 137 Record – 7-4 Titles – Shin Do Kumate Middle Weight Champion, USKA middleweight champion Contact to book fights: rigelcoolheart@hotmail.com Link to promotional or gym website: http://www.phillymma.com/ Where does your motivation for fighting come from? What makes you want to fight and train? I fight because of […]

FIGHTER INTERVIEW – SYLVIE CHARBONNEAU

FIGHTER BIO Fighting weight: 44 to 47 Kgs Record: 32 wins – 9 losses – 0 draws (18 ko’s) 2005 IKF North American Champion 2006 IFMA World Champion Currently rated #1 in the WIKBA ratings Hometown: New Liskeard, Ontario Training Camp: Lanna Muay Thai, Chiang Mai, Thailand Trainer: Kamon Khaengraeng +66 894 309324 Manager: Andy […]