Older and wiser

In class this morning, the young ones just refused to do their push-ups properly. We had to stop and restart count over and over again until they got it right.

I wanted to scream! We probably restarted the count at least five times.

In cycle training, we have been working on our bo kata. My bo weighs a ton. It feels like I am swinging a tree around! I find the bo staff to be unwieldy. It's beautiful to watch someone skilled with the bo, but for me it feels rather awkward. I think I need to find a bo that's midway between tree-weight and lightweight to train with until I get more skilled.

Here's a video of someone who is very skilled with the bo staff: