Originally Posted by doublelegtakedown
What's a kata?
It's like a dance, except with punching and kicking. And you have to mermorize at least one for your lower grades, 3 for higher, and about 5 for black belts. I personally have almost 30 Katas memorized. It's a ***** and super annoying, however some people find them useful. Usually only tradional Judo, Karate and Kung-fu artists practice them. I've yet to see any kickboxers of ju-jitsu clubs practice them.
And Unfortunately as much as I loved my training session the bills just don't line up yet. Maybe in a few months I can afford to get back. What a bummer.