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Top new questions this week:

How to properly initiate or use karate( any style that uses the beginning blocks since they're actually grappling techniques)grappling techniques

Not a lot of people know the truth about karate but it is actually a grappling martial art. If you study the beginning blocks you will realise this and you can see it on karate by jessies website. ...

asked by Silver back gorrila 4 votes
answered by slugster 1 vote

Do you take supplements like protein when you train in Martial Arts?

I've just begin training in Judo but I strength train independently. After gym workouts, I drink a protein drink to help with recovery and muscle growth. Does anyone else take protein or any other ...

training judo health strength  
asked by Steven 3 votes
answered by Steve Weigand 6 votes

Boxing Gloves & Punching Technique

In what ways has the evolution of the boxing glove (shape, size, weight, etc.) changed the way "the boxer" punches? Please let me know of any suggestions to make this question better.

technique boxing punching  
asked by Zero 1 vote

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

To what extent do (should) judo and BJJ overlap?

Now, I'm fairly well acquainted with the history, concepts, goals, and methodology of judo and BJJ, on paper I mean. I realize that BJJ evolved from judo, and that both involve takedowns/throws and ...

judo brazilian-jiu-jitsu  
asked by Aerovistae 15 votes
answered by Dave Liepmann 9 votes

Preventing and/or healing sore wrists and elbows in boxing

I'm very much enjoying my boxing lessons and have been going for about 1 month 2-3 times a week. Recently though I took about a week off as I found my wrists and elbows very sore. My wrists were ...

boxing soreness wrists  
asked by Dave 5 votes
answered by Tony D 3 votes

What are the belt colors of Tae Kwon Do in order?

What are the belt colors of Tae Kwon Do in order? Also could you add the degrees, I have had a hard time finding a reliable site?

tae-kwon-do belt  
asked by itlookslikeimaqueen 1 vote
answered by The Wudang Kid 3 votes

How dangerous is it to choke someone unconscious or to be choked unconscious?

A little background: I was practicing with my instructor one morning. It was just him and me and we were doing free training of submission grappling. At one point I managed to get him in a choke ...

health safety  
asked by Jack B Nimble 36 votes
answered by Swift 28 votes
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