I'm from Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, and having just started taking Krav classes (about 5 weeks now). Seems like a great forum where people respect eachother, so I thought I would join up and see what I could learn...
Just a few questions:
What goes well with Krav?
Just for some background:
I'm only a very small bloke at 5ft. 1in. and 50-52kg. (about 110 pounds for conversion purposes). Anyways, due to a run-in with this thing called cancer, I have a minor physical impairment with my lower left leg. I can still high kick etc. with it, but heavy contact is likely to be painful. Having said that, it is now reinforced with titanium, so I'd say that it'd also be painful for the attacker. I realise that in the 'real world' the attacker isn't going to stop and say "hey man, are you ok?", hence why I'm finally starting to take classes....
I'm am in fairly good shape, and do physical training (i.e. gym and cardio etc.) for around 10-15hrs per week, on top of about 2.5hrs per week of KM (can't do anymore cause of location). My best asset is speed and mobility. Various ppl (including my instructor and another student who has studied JiuJitsu for 15 years) have also agreed.
In any case, I'm looking for styles to compliment KM. I have read (mainly on here) and heard that JiuJitsu (whether BJJ or 'traditional') and Wing Chun Kung Fu are both good to compliment KM. Does anyone have any opinions? Please put why you think a particular style is good as well.
NOTE: I'm not after flashy. Just something which you can pick up after say about 6 months (no more). Also, I'm not in a rush either. I'll be sticking with KM until I get my G3-G5 (Somewhere around there) ranking. For those who aren't familiar with this ranking system, this is about a Blue or Brown belt.
Also, what sort of weapons training would be useful in the real world?
I can't think of any more questions, but I'll post up if I do. Any help with the above questions would be most greatly appeciated.