This 3 Part Series is built around the Chinese Martial Arts National Exams of 1933. 1933 was a very difficult year for the Chinese people, and these government back exams were marketed as a way to improve the health, hygiene and strength of the people, while holding onto their National Essence.
- Introductions to a few essays.
- The City that's name became synonymous with crime.
- The Law Enforcement training in that city.
Sitting in the Stands, October 1933
The Martial Arts Exams have begun. During this episode, what would you see if you were sitting in the stands during the Fall of 1933. Hundreds of Martial Arts Experts from various area's, are ready to make their mark.
Pt 2 :Sitting in the Stands, October 1933
Watching From the Martial Arts Events, From the Stands, Pt. 2
A Day in the Stands
Persona's and Fallout From GuoShu
After was all said and done, there were some interesting stories of people who directed and participated in the GuoShu. There was also a very on-point Thesis on the entire subject that I found the day before I recorded part 3, by Albert Joern. His thesis does a fantastic job bringing it all together in summation.