I Want to Learn Some Form of Martial Art

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 313 People

    Yes I Do

     I would love to learn Kali .. and once i get my ssi i think im gonna take some classes anything that will help me prepare for  wrestling school !! I love to watch UFC and see the moves they do and as much as I hate melina  on raw she has a great new finisher it...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Jul 6, 2007

    When I'm Feeling a Bit Healthier

    I studied Tae Kwon-Do on and off for 10 years.  I would love to study Aikido or Brazilian Jiu jitsu. Not sure if it's a good idea - I'm getting more fragile as I age - but I do miss sparring.
    Koala1964 Koala1964
    51-55, M
    6 Responses May 27, 2009

    For Health, For Beauty, For Fun

    I've been fascinated with martial arts for a looooong time. Like a lot of people, I grew up watching the fantastic fight scenes on TV and in movies, and of course I've always longed to "be like that." But at this point, I want to learn for more reasons than "showing off." I...
    de1eted de1eted
    13-15
    2 Responses Sep 24, 2010

    Karate

    I need to learn some form of Martial Arts,because I'm a weak little runt,but I need to get into fights in order to show the ***holes that they're not the best ones in the world...
    Bryceman99 Bryceman99
    13-15, M
    Jul 1, 2009

    For Those Interested In Tai Chi

    I wrote a guide to 24 forms. I got a bit lazy at the end, but i believe it can be useful. Fell free to ask any question https://skydrive.live.com/redir?resid=BAA5B5BE9364E2D9!147
    Tori1332 Tori1332
    18-21, M
    Sep 11, 2012

    Me Too!

    With the job that i have, i usually have to go home on crazy hours. Not having my own wheels, a bodyguard or a dog, I NEED to learn to defend my self.  I never really believed that my pepper spray would suffice. Still waiting  (and pleading)  for my  ortho's...
    blackspot blackspot
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Nov 23, 2007

    Challenge

    I would like the challenge of learning a form of Martial Arts. Not only as a way to challenge my body but I believe it would boost my confidence.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 19, 2011

    I have learned several forms

    and mastered one.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 13

    More Specifically

    I would like to learn a grappling form like Brazilian Jujitsu and then combine it with some kind of striking style for greater versatility.
    Argonnosi Argonnosi
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jul 29, 2012

    On My Bucket List

    One of my life goals is to earn a black belt in some form of martial art. But mainly, I just want to know I can handle myself should I need to protect myself or others.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 23, 2012

    I have always wanted to learn multiple fighting

    styles, but never had the opportunity. jeet-kun-do, wu-shu, kickboxing. all kinds of stuff. i just have one small problem.as a kid when i lived in richmond va, my mom refused to let me do it, and now i live in the middle of nowhere with a less than impressing internet connection...
    mrweerd mrweerd
    26-30, M
    Feb 4, 2015

    Me Too!

    With the job that i have, i usually have to go home on crazy hours. Not having my own wheels, a bodyguard or a dog, I NEED to learn to defend my self.  I never really believed that my pepper spray would suffice. Still waiting  (and pleading)  for my  ortho's...
    blackspot blackspot
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 23, 2007

    My name is Jeanette, Im 16 years old girl.

    1.78 tall and practice martial arts, gymnastics and also models. Yesterday i ranked up to 1st in the general Austrian's martial arts ranking (for bot men and women). And im the youngest person to ever to be 1st in Austria. And the first women to take the 1st place. I now have...
    jeanetteofjeanetteof jeanetteofjeanetteof
    16-17, F
    Jan 11

    Martial Arts

    Martial arts, Love to learn one, The question, Which form.
    stormcape3 stormcape3
    46-50
    Sep 7, 2012

    Harness Mind and Body Energies

    I grew up being fascinated with martial arts movies. But desire to learn some martial art is not simply based upon a childhood fascination. Its deep in me. It answers many aspects of my personality. It is first and foremost similar in approach to Raj-yoga ie feeling and...
    thedistracted1 thedistracted1
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Oct 22, 2008
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