How about protect your love one rules?
Assume self-defense also include to protect your love one. If the bus driver (in this video) is your wife, and you are on that bus, how will you be able to save her if you don't attack those 2 bad guys?
The skill that you have developed through sport, you hope that you never have to use it.
A: Why do you train iron plam for?
B: So I can use my palm strike to hurt people.
A: How many people have you hurt so far?
Weight lifting and MA training are different.
- You lift weight because you force yourself to do it.
- You train MA because you enjoy of doing it.
My teacher once told me that there was a double heads weight bar on the ground in his teacher's house. It was so heavy that everytime he looked at...
To wrestle on the ski slope in the winter require different skill than to wrestle on the sand beach in the summer.
A Judo guy may lose in a wrestling tournament. A wrestler may lose in a Judo tournament.
Aggression has nothing to do with luck. As long as you can put your opponent in defense mode, your opponent is not thinking about attacking you. That's your advantage. It's better for your fists to be close to your opponent's head than the other way around.
IMO, self-defense is to force your...
But form is used for recording information. If you use it for training, you have to modify it yourself.
The following clip is the 1st form "diagonal strike" of the Chinese wrestling 24 forms. It looks similar to a TKD back hand reverse punch. It can be used for
1. fist punch,
2. palm strike...