Shime Waza Test Dummy
Posted On:1/17/2009 6:38am
Style: StrikeyGrappling & WW2-fu
Originally Posted by MrGalt
Are you good at doing a hip throw while simultaneously maintaining a safe distance between your opponent's mouth and your um...everything?
Yeah, that's what sucks about grappling. So many of the best techniques leave you wide open to bites. Even if the SHTF scenario doesn't include zombies & ****, try dealing with a human bite during a socio-economic upheaval, all kinds of nappy fuckers running around, especially when antibiotics are hard to come by, not that most of you would know the best antibiotics for a human bite...
Me, I'd rather stick to my current style being more strikes that grappling. Don't get me wrong, I'm not adverse to grappling when I have to, but still...
"Judo is a study of techniques with which you may kill if you wish to kill, injure if you wish to injure, subdue if you wish to subdue, and, when attacked, defend yourself" - Jigoro Kano (1889)
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