Western Martial Arts Discussion Forum

Some people believe the Chinese invented the Martial Arts. It's more likely that they were spread to Asia by Alexander the Great when he stuck phalanges all up in the continent's wet parts.

Either way, only idiots would ignore the massive contribution the west has made to the science of hurting people.

Boxing, Bartitsu, Fencing, Pankration, Wrestling, and more.

  1. The Art of the Stick (1875)

    Started by DdlR, 7/26/2009 12:40am 
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  2. What classifies the western approach?

    Started by Scott Larson, 2/11/2009 5:53pm 
    5 Pages
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    47 Replies
    4,434 Views
  3. The Art of Rough and Tumble Fighting by Wesley Brown

    Started by JP, 7/24/2009 3:49pm 
    1 Replies
    5,667 Views
  4. Georgian Khridoli sword and buckler fencing

    Started by DdlR, 6/29/2009 9:07pm 
    4 Replies
    1,683 Views
  5. Messerfetchen

    Started by Eudemic, 2/13/2009 12:31am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    2,315 Views
  6. History

    Started by excludedmiddle, 7/22/2009 5:38pm 
    4 Replies
    860 Views
  7. Martial Arts of Renaissance Europe

    Started by johnevans, 7/17/2009 3:56pm 
    4 Replies
    1,226 Views
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    1,116 Views
  9. Viking shields in individual combat

    Started by DdlR, 6/08/2009 2:03pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    27 Replies
    5,801 Views
  10. Baranta

    Started by bgaesop, 7/16/2009 5:04am 
    8 Replies
    1,383 Views
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    1,032 Views
  12. "A Grand Assault-at-Arms"

    Started by DdlR, 7/13/2009 2:15am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    2,772 Views
  13. Kata in Scotland

    Started by Sley, 6/27/2009 5:05pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    2,309 Views
  14. Weapon sparring

    Started by FilAmfighter1, 6/21/2009 7:10pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    2,036 Views
  15. Peter Francisco

    Started by Tyrsmann, 6/29/2009 8:04am 
    3 Replies
    1,043 Views
  16. Spanish knife fighting in 1848

    Started by DdlR, 5/11/2009 11:20am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    10,107 Views
  17. Pell Work

    Started by Stew, 6/11/2009 8:43pm 
    5 Replies
    1,131 Views
  18. Boxing by "Philadelphia" Jack O'Brien

    Started by lklawson, 5/13/2009 5:00pm 
    4 Replies
    1,203 Views
  19. Article: Protecting Against Rust: Part II

    Started by lklawson, 6/23/2009 7:38pm 
    3 Replies
    848 Views
  20. Bastone Siciliano, La Paranza, or Liu-Bo

    Started by A.M., 6/23/2009 3:12pm 
    3 Replies
    2,064 Views
  21. 1 Replies
    809 Views
  22. Icelandic Glima wrestling

    Started by DdlR, 6/01/2009 1:13pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    4,557 Views
  23. Scientific Wrestling by George Bothner

    Started by lklawson, 6/15/2009 8:14pm 
    0 Replies
    1,538 Views
  24. New CBD article - The Origins of Pugilism

    Started by lklawson, 6/14/2009 10:35pm 
    1 Replies
    895 Views
  25. Late Nineteenth Century Rough and Tumble Fight

    Started by A.M., 6/09/2009 2:21pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    21 Replies
    2,776 Views

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