Discussion in 'Standup Technique' started by Rexversus, Oct 7, 2010.
My vote goes to capoeira.
My vote still goes to TKD.
Most people who do Capoeira, Tai Chi or Chi Kung don't actually delude themselves into believing they can really fight. Most TKD players do
What makes capoeira ridiculous?
The correct answer is Yellow Bamboo.
Google it. You will not be disappoint.
PRC wushu -- I mean christ it's dancing!
This is exactly what I came in here to post.
Ballet is probably more useful than that shit
Or you could just answer the initial question...but ok.
Someone can correct me if I'm wrong, but I would assume that capoeira is very energy-inefficient.
I think we have a winner.
People believe in that crap?! I've heard folks talk about yellow bamboo as b.s. but never actually saw it "in action".
Yellow Bamboo is a deadly serious killing system.
You're missing the best Yellow Bamboo video:
YouTube - Yellow Bamboo vs reality
See Anderson Silva vs Demian Maia
As for most ridiculous...
Slightly off topic, but what's the website that ranks martial arts/combat sports based on their effectiveness?
Capoeira is a form that combines elements of martial arts, music, and dance.
To me, this is like saying, "I study a type of astrophysics that combines math, astrology and cooking."
I didn't say that it was least effective, although I believe it is probably one of the least effective martial arts.
yellow bamboo, wow, impressive.
can't someone give me the name of a good instructor in bangkok.
Separate names with a comma.