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  1. Phrost is offline
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    TBK's MMA and Self Defense Survey (Fixed)

    Moved here.

    Quote Originally Posted by Thaiboxerken
    Ok. The last poll I did was probably very inaccurate because people voted who should've have. To clafiry, an MMA fighter is someone who has actually fought in an MMA event, at least one. People who train with fighters but haven't fought dont' count (like me).

    Kat and Spat don't count until they fight their first MMA venues either.

    Anyway, this is for MMA fighters.

    Do you ever train for "self defense" situations (weapons, multiple opponents, bar fights.. dirty techniques)?
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    You sure you don't want to add the old "I train MMA never fought but I feel that's enough traiinging?"
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    Quote Originally Posted by omega
    You sure you don't want to add the old "I train MMA never fought but I feel that's enough traiinging?"
    Naa, this is for people who've actually fought in MMA.
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    Sweet. This will be a fairly accurate poll of bullshido members that have fought MMA.
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    Doh! I read the question and voted before reading the thread.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DubhGhaill
    Doh! I read the question and voted before reading the thread.
    Gah! Now I have to the math in my head after removing your vote to get the proper percentage. Let's see, Two votes...they both voted "yes"... I'll be here all day! Thanks a lot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Thaiboxerken
    Sweet. This will be a fairly accurate poll of bullshido members that have fought MMA.
    Which will be what? All of what, 10 to 15 people?

    Seriously, while we definitely have a competitor community here, it isn't that big. Or are you including all forms of full contact comps?

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    No, just MMA fighters. They are all that matter.
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    Just out of curiousity, what are you using this data for?

    Update: ok, backtracked and got my answer. Are you asking this in any other forums? Because I don't see how you're going to get a sample size that's any more representative than those TMA'ers slinging their just-so stories.

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