Martial Arts recognised by the Army?

Discussion in 'The Training Wing' started by Samurai, May 10, 2008.

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  1. Samurai

    Samurai Old-Salt

    I've had a look on the official site, but can't seem to find the page regarding this.

    I know the Army recognises and trains in boxing and Judo, but I was wondering whether there would be any chance for me to learn something like Brazilian Juijitsu or Muay Thai via the Army, or would I need to seek a civilian club?

    Also, obviously I know I'll be too time-pressed and tired during Phase 1, so would extra PT such as boxing come into play during Phase 2, or would it be best to settle in more before taking it up?

    Thanks in advance.
  2. Taffnp

    Taffnp LE

    Was more one for the marital arts
  3. JoseyWales

    JoseyWales Crow

    There are only three persons in a boxing ring. A ref, a boxer and a blood donor.

    Work it out for yourself.
  4. serial_2k

    serial_2k Crow

    i have done boxing since i was 9 years old and when i went in i wasn't allowed to do boxing or any other sports really until i had finished all my training and when to my battalion i was gutted
  5. Ali_Gee

    Ali_Gee War Hero

  6. Ian1983

    Ian1983 LE