"I would highly recomend kali both in terms of empty hand and weapons
Kali empty hand has many elements panatukan/panajakman kickboxing plus headbutts , knees and elbows
Dumug/Silat off balancing , sweeping and grappling
"I my opinion all martial arts are mixed martial arts , tae kwon do is a mix of japanese karate with korean kicking skills , Karate took the skill set of kung fu and mixed it with there skills and mind set ."
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"Thanks all, appreciate the bashing and the advice.
Curtis: makes sense, trying along that route and we will see what happens. We have both agreed to stick at it so hopefully we it will get it sorted. Failing that the path might be…"