MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos - View Single Post - Best Martial Arts Style to train For Street Fights.

View Single Post

Old 06-14-2010, 04:08 PM   #6 (permalink)
North
Amatuer
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Posts: 106
North will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enoughNorth will become famous soon enough
You want to throw punches? You want to knock guys out? It doesn't matter. Boxing, Kickboxing, Muay Thai, MMA, whatever. Doesn't matter. Any of those disciplines that appear straightforward are straightforward enough for your purposes. You'll be able to lay out any punk you meet outside a bar, as per the Kimbo video posted above.

But my honest suggestion to you (in order of relativity (sort of), Japanese Jujitsu, Judo, Hapkido, even Tai Chi Chuan or Aikido, under a very good instructor, of course. Or any style of kung fu or karate that work closely with Chin Na or Taijutsu (respectively). Arts that focus on grappling/throwing/joint locking, and that keep you off the ground, are the bee's knees for self defense, in my mind.

Hope that helped a bit.
North is offline   Reply With Quote