Liberation Hon Kesa Gatame

Normally we speak about seven basic mat holds within Judo. One of the most used are Kesa-Gatame (袈裟固), a side control hold. The technique is to hold hand under the head around the neck and the other near the elbow of the opponent. See video. Very often we find a throw end in this position.  The … Continue reading Liberation Hon Kesa Gatame


Hereby WAA want to congratulate two of our masters José Alfredo Vilchis Salinas 6. Dan Acudo ryu Shino Wilberg 5. dan Acudo ryu Both with the title SHIHAN awarded by WAA for their abilities within Acudo ryu and Martial Arts. This summer these two great masters were awarded a new degree in another martial arts system. Shihan … Continue reading Congratulations

Guinness World Record Attempt

Our very own Doshu Nils Volden is going to intent to break a Guinness World Record the 5th of November 2016. The record Volden is intending to break is the most martial arts thrown in one minute. The current record today is 65 throws in 60 seconds. Volden want to break the magic 100 throws … Continue reading Guinness World Record Attempt

Doshu explains

Acudo ryu is not the same as Kyusho international, Dianxue, Dillman international or other vital points martial arts. This is an independent style. You might say that these pointing styles share some common origins and interests, but the lineage and focus is different. Acudo ryu were developed in China unde a strong influence of Shaolin … Continue reading Doshu explains

If you want Peace, prepare for War

In the old Latin book Epitoma Rei Militaris written by Vegetius you will find the quotation: “Igitur qui desiderar pacem, praeparet bellum” or in shorter latin: “Si cis pacem, para bellum”. When War breaks out it is far too late to prepare fight. War is something you need to prepare for in times of Peace. … Continue reading If you want Peace, prepare for War

63 hours Vital point Marathon in 5 days!

EASTER ACUDO RYU SEMINAR Remember the Acudo ryu seminar in the Easter holidays - 2016 23.03.2016 to 27.03.2016. This is a Marathon seminar that intensively teaches the vital points from Wednesday to Sunday. We start at 6 O'Clock in the morning and finiches at 8 O´Clock at night time. This is your chance to learn all … Continue reading 63 hours Vital point Marathon in 5 days!

Seminario de puntos vitales

Este será un Maratón de Puntos Vitales, 65 horas de seminario en una semana, saturado de conocimientos sobre cómo utilizar los Puntos Vitales en las Artes Marciales. Aprenderás todos los puntos de acupuntura utilizados en las artes marciales, cómo manipularlos para generar un máximo poder en tus técnicas. Además de los 365 Puntos Vitales, conocerás … Continue reading Seminario de puntos vitales

How to take a punch!

Acudo ryu are the Way of Qi. We focus on how to use our energies to improve our techniques and how to afflict our opponent. Mostly we do this through focusing on the acupuncture points, but also through using biomechanics such as the tendino muscular meridians. First Target: Hit to the throat or the Chest … Continue reading How to take a punch!

Doshu Volden is home from Vegas

The last two weeks Doshu Volden have wisited Norway, Holland, Sweden, Mexico and USA. He have just one seminar more to give. It is this weekend in Mexico DF. Be there for the GREAT FINAL! Here is a photo of Doshu Volden arriving at the Airport in Las Vegas. No people! Something very special later we … Continue reading Doshu Volden is home from Vegas

気 Qi in Martial arts

In this short article, I shall try to illuminate a few issues concerning qi, what it is, how to recognize it and how to manipulate qi for attack and defense. I base most of this article on my own personal experiences, and challenge you to seek out knowledge from as many sources as possible. Maybe … Continue reading 気 Qi in Martial arts

The Vital Point Camp 2016

Hereby you are invited to join the Vital Point Camp. What:                   65 hours Vital point Marathon in 1 Week! Focus areas:        Vital points in Martial arts Where:                Tlalpan, DF, Mexico City When:                  Easter 2016: 22.03.2016 – 27.03.2016 Whom:                All persons interested in Martial arts INFORMATION: … Continue reading The Vital Point Camp 2016

We Honor our Shihan – Fransisco Melendez

Our Shihan Fransisco Melendez is beside also being a 4. dan in Acudo ryu also a 8 dan in Tae Kwon Do, and one of the founders of the Tae Kwon Do in Mexico. Melendez does not step down to correct wrong. He faces evil with pride and honesty. This time he confronts the Mexican … Continue reading We Honor our Shihan – Fransisco Melendez

New Senpai – Senpai José Alfredo Vilchis Salinas

Sunday 30.08.2015 WAA formally awarded the title Senpai to Acudo master José Alfredo Vilchis Salinas. Master Vilchis has been studing Acudo ryu for 6 years, since 2009. Beside being a very good and dedicated instructor in Acudo ryu as well as in Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido he is a father and a husband; beside a … Continue reading New Senpai – Senpai José Alfredo Vilchis Salinas

Examination in Acudo ryu

Information from The Norwegian Acudo Association A practitioners progress in the art of Acudo Ryu is determined soly on the practitioners mastery of both the theoretical and practical curriculum. This means that the amount of time spent studying Acudo Ryu is secondary to his or her understanding of the art. It is at the discretion of the individual … Continue reading Examination in Acudo ryu