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. Georgian Khridoli sword and buckler fencing

    Started by DdlR, 6/29/2009 9:07pm 
    4 Replies
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  2. Messerfetchen

    Started by Eudemic, 2/13/2009 12:31am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    2,055 Views
  3. History

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

    Started by johnevans, 7/17/2009 3:56pm 
    4 Replies
    1,039 Views
  5. 2 Replies
    948 Views
  6. Viking shields in individual combat

    Started by DdlR, 6/08/2009 2:03pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    27 Replies
    5,430 Views
  7. Baranta

    Started by bgaesop, 7/16/2009 5:04am 
    8 Replies
    1,214 Views
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    909 Views
  9. "A Grand Assault-at-Arms"

    Started by DdlR, 7/13/2009 2:15am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    2,326 Views
  10. Kata in Scotland

    Started by Sley, 6/27/2009 5:05pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    2,144 Views
  11. Weapon sparring

    Started by FilAmfighter1, 6/21/2009 7:10pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    1,913 Views
  12. Peter Francisco

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

    Started by DdlR, 5/11/2009 11:20am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    8,932 Views
  14. Pell Work

    Started by Stew, 6/11/2009 8:43pm 
    5 Replies
    1,066 Views
  15. Boxing by "Philadelphia" Jack O'Brien

    Started by lklawson, 5/13/2009 5:00pm 
    4 Replies
    1,131 Views
  16. Article: Protecting Against Rust: Part II

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

    Started by A.M., 6/23/2009 3:12pm 
    3 Replies
    1,951 Views
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    770 Views
  19. Icelandic Glima wrestling

    Started by DdlR, 6/01/2009 1:13pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    4,056 Views
  20. Scientific Wrestling by George Bothner

    Started by lklawson, 6/15/2009 8:14pm 
    0 Replies
    1,378 Views
  21. New CBD article - The Origins of Pugilism

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

    Started by A.M., 6/09/2009 2:21pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    21 Replies
    2,420 Views
  23. Gaucho knife fighting

    Started by DdlR, 6/12/2009 10:07am 
    3 Replies
    4,015 Views
  24. "Self Defence with an Umbrella" from 1902

    Started by DdlR, 6/13/2009 2:18pm 
    0 Replies
    865 Views
  25. WMAW registration open

    Started by DdlR, 6/01/2009 11:49am 
    3 Replies
    924 Views

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