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    Articles and Reviews
    1. Chinese Martial Arts Articles

      Articles on Chinese Martial Arts including Kung Fu, Tai Chi and many more
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      Latest: dit da jow Ayomideburks, Apr 6, 2019
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    2. Other Martial Arts Articles

      Articles that don't fit into any specific broad category, such as Brazilian, Thai, Western and more.
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    3. Mixed Martial Arts Articles

      Articles on Mixed Martial Arts techniques, including BJJ, MMA and the UFC.
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    4. Filipino Martial Arts Articles

      Articles on Filipino Martial Arts including Silat, Kali, Eskrima and more
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      Latest: Applied Trap Hands Hans Larrave, Mar 9, 2019
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    5. Japanese Martial Arts Articles

      Articles on Japanese Martial Arts, including Karate, Ninjutsu, Judo, Aikido and more
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    6. Korean Martial Arts Articles

      Articles on Korean Martial Arts including Tae Kwon Do, Choi Kwang Do, Tang Soo Do and Kuk Sool.
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      Latest: Choi Kwang Do - A review Simon, Mar 31, 2019
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    7. Health And Fitness Articles

      Articles related to Health and Fitness
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    8. Interviews

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    1. Event promotion forum

      Please see THIS POST before posting!
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    2. Commercial Adverts

      A paid forum for those promoting their shops and services. Please read the rules before posting anything in this forum.
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    3. Latest News

      Information concerning recent changes and additions to the Martial Arts Planet website.
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      Latest: Changes at MAP Grond, Mar 3, 2019
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    4. Competitors Corner

      A forum for competitors to discuss their next competition, be that forms, katas or a fight.
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      Latest: Did an Interview Pretty In Pink, Feb 20, 2019
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    5. Introductions

      This is the first stop for new members! Come introduce yourself and read the how to's and rules of the site along with our welcome
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      Latest: New Here Simon, Apr 4, 2019
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    6. Articles

      Read one of our articles and want to express your opinion on the article?
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      Latest: Submitting articles? Saz, Mar 21, 2008
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    7. Beginning Martial Arts

      New to Martial Arts, or want to start? Post your questions here.
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    8. Chat Times

      Set up a time to chat to other members.
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      Latest: Crisco Creamin' Ero-Sennin, Aug 16, 2018
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    9. Disabled Martial Artists

      All aspects of martial arts training for the disabled or impaired.
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      Latest: DMA Check In Tai Chi Girl, Mar 8, 2019
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    10. General Martial Arts Discussion

      Talk about anything to do with martial arts which doesn't fit into any other category.
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      Latest: Gum shields for youngsters? neems, Apr 22, 2019 at 9:44 PM
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    11. Discussions on Language, History & Culture

      Formerly General Cultural Discussions
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    12. Off Topic Area

      Non martial arts area.
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    13. Philosophy

      Philosophy, both martial arts related and otherwise. For discussion of specific religious beliefs please use the Religion forum under Off Topic.
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    14. Questions and Answers

      Do you have a question on Martial Arts maybe we can help you. Post it here and we'll do our best to answer it.
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      Latest: Is there a way to develop mental strength? Smitfire, Apr 22, 2019 at 9:22 PM
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    15. Self Defence

      Discussions concerning the study of the avoidance, deterrence, de-escalation and negation of aggression, abuse and violence, in addition to the legislative frameworks surrounding action and the natural psychological and physiological reactions to abuse, aggression and violence (both before, during and after events).
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      Latest: Martial Arts & Self Defence Mitch, Jan 6, 2019
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    16. Survey

      The survey from the front page. Cast your vote and give us your opinion.
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    17. Traditional Healing

      Discussion of various healing systems based on traditional methods
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      Latest: Pressure Point to numb leg Old bloke, Dec 29, 2018
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    1. Newbie Questions

      New to training in general or just looking for general noob advice, this is the place.
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    2. Training Logs

      Do you want to share your training progress with everyone? Or maybe you want to keep a record online for yourself...
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      Latest: Nachi's Log Nachi, Apr 22, 2019 at 9:39 AM
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    3. Weight Training

      Lose weight, raise your metabolism and improve your strength, fitness and endurance with weight training.
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    4. Bodyweight training

      Bodyweight training exercises section
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      Latest: Triceps JohnDean, Nov 14, 2018
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    5. Flexibility Training

      Become more flexible
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    6. Cardiovascular Training

      Advice and questions on cardiovascular training
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      Latest: The Skipping Thread Simon, Dec 2, 2018
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    7. Mental Health and Addiction

      A resource for those suffering with mental health and addiction issues.
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    8. Injuries and prevention

      Nobbled in training? Nagging aches and pains? Long-term injuries? Ask away here
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    9. Nutrition and Supplements

      All your diet and dietary supplement questions go here
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    10. Routine Critique

      Post your rountine here for scrunity and advice.
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      Latest: Kettlebell Routine icefield, Jan 11, 2019
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    11. What Not To Do

      "But Bruce Lee did 500 sit-ups a day..!"
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    12. Miscellaneous H&F

      If it doesn't fit elsewhere, it goes here
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      Latest: Mumps on the rise Morik, Apr 2, 2019
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    13. Health And Fitness Archive - no posting

      Old H+F section - worth searching for some excellent nuggets of information!
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      Latest: Home Gym Time mikejasonlee, Sep 13, 2018
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    1. Aikido

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      Latest: Two Videos with different Mindsets aikiMac, Apr 21, 2019 at 9:16 PM
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    2. Boxing

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      Latest: Classic Fights Grond, Apr 4, 2019
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    3. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

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    4. Filipino Martial Arts

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      Latest: Largo Mano and Cinco Teros Smitfire, Jul 30, 2018
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    5. Hapkido

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      Latest: Chin Il Chang Thomas, Mar 23, 2019
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    6. Internal Martial Arts

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    7. Jeet Kune Do

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      Latest: Different flavours of JKD Monkey_Magic, Apr 18, 2019 at 7:14 AM
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    8. Judo

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      Latest: Big judo news.... Dead_pool, Mar 22, 2019
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    9. Ju Jitsu

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    10. Karate

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      Latest: Fifty man Kumite- at fifty? Mitch, Mar 11, 2019
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    11. Kickboxing

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    12. Koryu Bujutsu

      Classical schools of Japanese martial arts developed before the Meiji Restoration.
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    13. Kuk Sool

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      Latest: Name for hand position Old bloke, Dec 30, 2018
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    14. Kung Fu

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    15. MMA

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      Latest: SBG Matt Thornton David Harrison, Jan 6, 2019
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    16. Ninjutsu

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    17. Silat

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      Latest: Islam and Silat Latikos, Dec 22, 2018
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    18. Tae Kwon Do

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      Latest: Footwork Drills Smitfire, Feb 5, 2019
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    19. Tai chi

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      Latest: Master Chen Yuen San Chen dakhan, Mar 28, 2019
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    20. Thai Boxing

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      Latest: Is this a good book on Thai boxing? Simon, Apr 22, 2019 at 6:37 PM
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    21. Wrestling

      This forum includes, but isn't limited to, catch wrestling, Greco Roman, Pro-wrestling and freestyle
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      Latest: Wrestling in Liverpool Mushroom, Jan 24, 2019
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    22. Weapons

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      Latest: Knife Crime Bozza Bostik, Mar 31, 2019
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    23. Western Martial Arts

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      Latest: Pro Bare Knuckle Boxing Grond, Mar 13, 2019
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    24. Other Styles

      Discuss other styles here including Choi Kwang Do, Tang Soo Do, Capoeira and Freestyle/Sporting MA.
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    1. Books

      Read a good book lately? Let's discuss - martial arts or not!
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    2. Computing

      For all the tecchies on the site!
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      Latest: Wifi trouble. Vellin_Boute, Apr 22, 2019 at 7:43 AM
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    3. Jokes

      Jokes about martial arts or anything else just to cheer us all up.
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    4. Movies and Television

      Discuss and review movies & programs - martial arts or not!
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      Latest: Episode IX Archibald, Apr 21, 2019 at 6:19 PM
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    5. Music

      Music - what floats your boat?
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      Latest: What are you listening to RIGHT NOW? Xue Sheng, Apr 22, 2019 at 3:17 PM
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    6. Video Games

      Discuss any genre of video games or topics relating to the game industry
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    1. Problems, Suggestions and Questions

      Encountered a problem with the site? Got a suggestion, or just want to ask something? Make a post here and we'll deal with it.
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      Latest: MAP and Safari Xue Sheng, Nov 20, 2018
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    2. Testing Area

      Trying to figure out something, please do it here.
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      Latest: Just checking something. aikiMac, Aug 27, 2017
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    3. Terms Of Service

      If in doubt about any aspect of what is and is not allowed at MAP please refer to this document.
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