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Burton Richardson

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Episode 502 - Mr. Burton Richardson

whistlekick Martial Arts Radio

Mr. Burton Richardson is a martial arts practitioner and instructor at the Jeet Kune Do Unlimited There is a certain confidence that you might have had and all of a sudden you're questioning; this doesn't feel like it did in the dojo, what's going on here? There's this psychological process that we go through when we're suddenly confronted with an assault, sudden violence, and threats, usually our first thought is is this really happening? Episode 502 - Mr. Burton Richardson When you say you will do martial arts for a year before college, others won't last and others will do it for life. Mr. Burton Richardson did the latter. Mr. Richardson, whose favorite TV character is Kato, trained in martial arts as opposed to studying his pre-med course. He both trained with Guro Dan Inosanto and trains others himself as well. Being abducted as a kid, Mr. Burt Richardson has a deep and personal motivation in teaching martial arts and self-defense. Listen to find out more about Mr. Burt Richardson. Show Notes In this episode, wee mentioned Guro Dan Inosanto and Bill "Superfoot" Wallace

1hr 23mins

18 May 2020

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93: #93 Burton Richardson on JKD Unlimited and Battlefield Kali


The "Primal Radio" Podcast interviews Burton Richardson!  Burton Richardson started training martial arts in 1979 and he has never stopped. He was lucky to take his first lessons at the original Kali Academy, home of martial arts greats Sifu Richard Bustillo and Guro Dan Inosanto.. Burton traveled the world extensively to pursue his passion. He trained in Manila under Grandmaster Antonio Ilustrisimo, Master Tony Diego, and Master Christopher Ricketts. He's visited Brazil to practice Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He has trained extensively with many top BJJ exponents, including the Machado Brothers, Carlson Gracie, Baret Yoshida, Charuto Verissimo, and Marcelo Garcia. Burton has even journeyed to South Africa several times to train with Zulu warriors in their method of stick fighting. This broad spectrum of experience gives Burton a unique perspective on the arts. Civilians as well as Law Enforcement Officers (LEOs) seek his training courses. Burton is the author of 4 books. He wrote for Inside Kung Fu magazine for eleven years. He has been published in Budo Magazine, an international publication as well as other national publications such as Ultimate MMA. He was elected self defense instructor of the year by Black Belt Magazine and inducted into their hall of fame. Burton currently lives in Hawaii with his wife, business and training partner Sarah Badat-Richardson and their daughter Talina-Queen. All three are passionate about realistic self defense training. They travel as a family to teach seminars worldwide. Burton Richardson’s credentials: > Full Instructor in Jun Fan JKD under Guro Dan Inosanto >  Full Instructor in Filipino Martial Arts under Tuhon Dan Inosanto >  Full Instructor in the JKD Grappling Association under Sifu Larry Hartsell >  Instructor in Thai Boxing under Master Chai Sirisute >  Guro in Penjak Silat under Pendekar Paul De Thouars >  Instructor in Kali Ilustrisimo under GrandMaster Ilustrisimo >  Third Degree Black Belt in BJJ (Brazilian Jiu Jitsu) under Egan Inoue


18 Feb 2020

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CSWP – 023 – CSW Podcast – Erik Paulson – Burton Richardson

CSW Podcast

CSW Podcast – Episode 23 – Sifu Burton RichardsonSifu Burton Richardson is very well known in the JKD Community. This was a very fun interview with a truly talented and versatile instructor!Zulu Stick Fighting Where Burton learned the Rear Naked Choke for the first time. Pressure Testing Your Techniques Keeping The Training Fun and Approachable A Few Business Tips For The ProfessionalsJKD UnlimitedAudio Only

1hr 12mins

17 Jan 2020

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GJJR! EP 68 Burton Richardson

Gracie Jiu Jitsu Rocks! podcast

Burton Richardson, BJJ Black Belt, and JKD expert, discusses the many influences on his martial arts development;  Bruce Lee’s philosophy of no way as the way; the importance of sparring; adapting your arts to your individual strengths; his first lesson with Rickson Gracie; fixed mindset and the importance of an open mind in training; the concept behind his “For the Streets” video training series and how the programs developed; the importance of incorporating weapons into your training (BJJ) and how it changes the priorities in a self defense situation; and more.

1hr 14mins

15 Mar 2017

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015 - Burton Richardson on Training and Performing under Pressure

The Strenuous Life Podcast with Stephan Kesting

Want to be an effective martial artist?  Burton Richardson talks about training and performing under pressure in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, MMA, and Full Contact Stickfighting. Plus he shares lessons learned from such martial arts luminaries as Dan Inosanto, the Machados Brothers, Egan and Enson Inoue, Baret Yoshida, Chris Leben, Eric Knauss, Antonio Illustrisimo, and Charuto Verissimo.


22 Jun 2013