The Dynamic World of Martial Arts

Unleashing the Power Within
by  Books - REAL
Item# : gem-5
Availability :  In Stock, Ready for immediate shipment.
Weight :  2.00Pound
Shipping Message :  Shipping charge based on destination and method of shipping.
A specially printed First Edition, very high quality, hard-cover book for collectors. Only 100 copies, numbered and signed by the author. 
Note: You may also purchase a 2nd edition, very nice copy of the book from Amazon at a reduced price, as a hard copy, soft cover and kindle digital verson.
Book review

 "The Dynamic World of Martial Arts by George E.Mattson  is a remarkable book that aims to inform and educate both current and future students about the past, present, and future state of martial arts. With the purpose of guiding readers on the reasons for practicing martial arts, the best approach to training, and finding the right mentors, this book is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in this ancient art form.

George E. Mattson, an 86-year-old practitioner and teacher of Uechi-ryu karate, shares his wisdom, experiences, and indomitable spirit within the pages of this captivating journey. Drawing from over 60 years of studying and teaching martial arts, as well as his four Uechi-ryu karate books, Mattson distills decades of knowledge into a concise guide that transcends physicality and delves into the essence of being a martial artist."

                                                                                                                      Susan E. Sussman


A Journey Through Martial Arts: Reflecting on Uechi-ryu Karate and Beyond

As I reflect on my journey through the world of martial arts, particularly my deep involvement in Uechi-ryu Karate, I am compelled to share this updated review following the release of my fourth book in 2012. It has been a period of immense growth, both personally and professionally, as I have continued to be actively engaged in coaching students and teachers through my virtual dojo at the Mattson Academy

The years since the release of my fourth book have been a testament to the enduring impact of martial arts in my life. My dedication to Uechi-ryu Karate has only deepened, and I have found immense fulfillment in imparting my knowledge and expertise to a new generation of practitioners. The Mattson Academy virtual dojo has provided a platform for me to connect with individuals from diverse backgrounds, transcending geographical boundaries to foster a community united by a shared passion for the martial arts. 

My continued engagement in coaching has been a source of great pride, as I witness the growth and development of my students and teachers, many of which have been studying with me for fifty years or more. The exchange of knowledge and the cultivation of discipline and resilience through martial arts have been fundamental to the ethos of the virtual dojo, and I am grateful for the opportunity to contribute to the personal and professional growth of those under my guidance.

In parallel with my coaching endeavors, I have remained committed to documenting my insights and experiences in martial arts. The release of my fifth book marks a significant milestone in this ongoing pursuit, offering a comprehensive exploration of the principles, techniques, and philosophy that have shaped my martial art journey. Through this latest publication, I aim to inspire and guide fellow martial artists, as well as those seeking to embark on a transformative path through Uechi-ryu Karate and beyond.

Looking ahead, I am eager to continue expanding my impact within the martial arts community, leveraging the digital landscape to reach an even wider audience. The evolution of technology has provided unprecedented opportunities for connectivity and learning, and I am committed to harnessing these advancements to further enrich the experiences of individuals seeking to immerse themselves in the world of martial arts.

George E. Mattson

We suggest
Uechi-ryu Pins(pins (2))
Shipping charge based on destination and method of shipping.
Black Belt Test Guide(0-930559-01-1)
Shipping charge based on destination and method of shipping.
No shipping charge for DOWNLOAD media!