The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > Hogan's Alley > Tactics and Training

View Poll Results: Which do you practice?
Striking Arts 4 57.14%
Grappling Arts 0 0%
MMA 3 42.86%
Voters: 7. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old September 18, 2001, 01:38 PM   #1
AdrenalineJunky
Member
 
Join Date: July 16, 2001
Location: Ukiah, CA
Posts: 47
How many...

Well folks, I bit the bullet and joined the local Aikido Dojo. It was either that or Karate. As some of you may know, I've been practicing Muay Thai for 8+ years now, but, due to a lack of sparring partners, I've slacked off these last three years, leaving this last year almost completely without training. Unfortunately, the nearest "real," or I guess I should say "traditional," Thai school is the Fairtex Thai camp in San Francisco, about three hours away.

So far, it's been a good experience. Last night--the first class--was mostly tumbling and falling, exactly what I expected, but I did learn a wrist lock that will have some practical use while at my second job. My wrists are sore, to say the least.

I have more to say but, unfortunately, it'll have to wait until this afternoon. So if you would humor me by taking my little poll and reflecting some of your experiences with Aikido or MMA, I'd appreciate it. Thanks.
__________________
Work the ditches, beat the brush...and bang'em down!
AdrenalineJunky is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:57 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2014 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent: thefiringline.com
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.05833 seconds with 10 queries