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Is anyone else here into Martial Arts?
I only ask because I started doing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu at the start of this year and I am absolutely loving it. I've never known a sport to bring me to the point of exhaustion like this and yet I'm having so much fun it doesn't even bother me. My whole physique is changing for the better, I'm eating more than ever, I walk better than I used to because it's fixed my posture issues and I'm feeling a rise in self esteem. Aside from BJJ, I've only done a little bit of casual boxing with friends and did Karate when I was a small child (sucked at it and this is a million times more fun. Right now I'm fascinated in learning about the differences in Martial Arts and how they relate to each other. Studying MMA is really interesting for seeing how fighters combine different styles (I still don't think I have it in me to actually give it a try though). I ran into a dude I know today who says he's happy to give me some free Muai Thai training if I'm up for it so I might take him up on that in a couple of weeks maybe.

Is this an interest/passion for anyone else?
Cool, yeah I did some karate as a kid, and I took a haikido and two Tai kwondo classes in college, and now I've been going to a kick boxing class about every other week. It's a really good workout, we basically just work on different combos on the bag and there's a bag for everyone so there's no rest while waiting to use a limited number of bags. It's a lot of fun and a satisfying workout.
Sometimes I think it'd be cool to try MMA and fight another person, but I'd probably end up getting hurt sooner or later ( probably sooner lol)
so I think I'll just stick with the bags for now Smile
Im interested in Filipino martial arts and Shaolin Kung Fu.
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to another time and another reader's eyes,
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over time and distance.
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I’m about to earn my 3rd degree black belt in jujitsu soon. I been working hard and long. Just in case MMA people may want to visit me.

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