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 Rough and Tumble Fighting by Wesley Brown

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

    Started by DdlR, 6/29/2009 9:07pm 
    4 Replies
    1,630 Views
  3. Messerfetchen

    Started by Eudemic, 2/13/2009 12:31am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    2,244 Views
  4. History

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

    Started by johnevans, 7/17/2009 3:56pm 
    4 Replies
    1,196 Views
  6. 2 Replies
    1,092 Views
  7. Viking shields in individual combat

    Started by DdlR, 6/08/2009 2:03pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    27 Replies
    5,673 Views
  8. Baranta

    Started by bgaesop, 7/16/2009 5:04am 
    8 Replies
    1,325 Views
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    998 Views
  10. "A Grand Assault-at-Arms"

    Started by DdlR, 7/13/2009 2:15am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    2,628 Views
  11. Kata in Scotland

    Started by Sley, 6/27/2009 5:05pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    2,258 Views
  12. Weapon sparring

    Started by FilAmfighter1, 6/21/2009 7:10pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    1,994 Views
  13. Peter Francisco

    Started by Tyrsmann, 6/29/2009 8:04am 
    3 Replies
    1,022 Views
  14. Spanish knife fighting in 1848

    Started by DdlR, 5/11/2009 11:20am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    9,700 Views
  15. Pell Work

    Started by Stew, 6/11/2009 8:43pm 
    5 Replies
    1,111 Views
  16. Boxing by "Philadelphia" Jack O'Brien

    Started by lklawson, 5/13/2009 5:00pm 
    4 Replies
    1,186 Views
  17. Article: Protecting Against Rust: Part II

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

    Started by A.M., 6/23/2009 3:12pm 
    3 Replies
    2,032 Views
  19. 1 Replies
    796 Views
  20. Icelandic Glima wrestling

    Started by DdlR, 6/01/2009 1:13pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    4,390 Views
  21. Scientific Wrestling by George Bothner

    Started by lklawson, 6/15/2009 8:14pm 
    0 Replies
    1,503 Views
  22. New CBD article - The Origins of Pugilism

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

    Started by A.M., 6/09/2009 2:21pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    21 Replies
    2,688 Views
  24. Gaucho knife fighting

    Started by DdlR, 6/12/2009 10:07am 
    3 Replies
    4,235 Views
  25. "Self Defence with an Umbrella" from 1902

    Started by DdlR, 6/13/2009 2:18pm 
    0 Replies
    920 Views

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