[OT] MMA Fight

Bryan Sant bryan.sant at gmail.com
Wed Oct 14 20:14:53 MDT 2009


On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 7:20 PM, Joshua Fenio <std3rr at gmail.com> wrote:
> While I was in the Army, we trained in Krav Maga (we were in Israel briefly
> before Iraq) - I don't think it's particularly suited for MMA.  While it
> does train the basics, it's mostly oriented towards adjusting to confusing
> and alien situations, and using the environment available to you to disarm /
> neutralize your enemy.  I've been doing some BJJ / Muay Thai work while I
> was living in Nevada, and I certainly don't think my (albeit brief) Krav
> Maga background has assisted that much.

I've never trained in Krav Maga, but it looks cool.  I like the
philosophy.  It seem very similar to the style of Kempo I trained in.
I agree that there are more applicable arts to train in for MMA.

-Bryan



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