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#245375 - 04/12/06 10:33 AM Krav Maga and Judo?
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Hi everyone

just signed up on this website look forward to meeting everyone and hopefully learning something. Just wondering what everyones opinions are on mixing Judo and Krav? I havent started either (going to check out both schools this week)

also can Judo be a good art for self defence? Is the self defence application in judo really just a matter of what your school is like?


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#245376 - 04/12/06 12:51 PM Re: Krav Maga and Judo? [Re: judokravguy]
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It is generally accepted here that cross-training is not a bad idea. KM and Judo are both good styles, but it really depends on the instructor.
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#245377 - 04/12/06 02:45 PM Re: Krav Maga and Judo? [Re: judokravguy]
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Hi, I've been training KM for a while and mixed it with BJJ, for what I know, since Krav Maga don't have too many ground fight techniques is always good to have other options and what I know is that Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is the best for self defense in ground fighting. I don't want to star a debate about which MA is the best, I'm telling you what works for me, the best advice I can give is that you do a little research, visit some schools and gyms and start training what you think works better for you. Good luck
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#245378 - 04/13/06 02:14 AM Re: Krav Maga and Judo? [Re: casmor]
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yeh I figured it might just be a matter of what the schools were like. thanks for the help anyway.
casmor: I would prfer bjj personaly because I've had some exposure to it from MMA but I cant find any clubs that teach BJJ on its own where I am.


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