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If 100 random men and 100 random women were chosen to fight in mixed sex mma with legal groin shots, how many women would win?
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Your chart is rendered completely meaningless by pic related in this post >>186762

As much as you pathetic faggots hate real men, the bottom line is that biology created us to be physically superior to women when it comes to everything combat and strength related, and no amount of pretense will ever change that fact.
Even if you take a man and a woman that somehow have the same exact size, weight, and strength/speed/athleticism, the man is still very likely to have a significantly faster reaction speed, as well as higher aggression (while the woman is probably going to be more meek and more easily discouraged).

If by pure chance you get a woman that's trained in an effective martial art and you put her against an untrained man that's smaller than her, she can win (some martial arts or techniques would give her decent chances against a larger man as well).
But considering how rare those women are, I think that the matchup is very unlikely to happen.

This randomness element makes the discussion pretty useless desu, since anything really can happen, even extremely unlikely events like the 100 women being pro MMA fighters and the 100 men being the weakest 100 able-bodied men in the world.

If you had a competition where the men and women were paired with a respective opponent of similar size/weight/strength/skill/etc (one or more of these) it would make more sense and lead to a discussion that's not so speculative, but then the men would win pretty much every time (although it would be interesting to see how things play out when only one of the aforementioned factors is removed, to see how each advantage actually helps you fight).
guys did you know that the biggest housecat is larger than the smallest dog?
really makes you think
Possibly 1 woman out of the 100, I would give that like a 2% chance or lower compared to 98+% chance of all 100 men winning.
They would wear a cup so not that many

Is this legit?
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You're wrong about LINE. It's far removed from the MMA 101 shit they teach now and was much better suited for its intended purpose
The only people who think line is good are boomers who learned it in the 80s but never actually had to test it against people who do actual combat sports
Weird that you would attack a position that I didn't claim while knowing nothing about LINE and have doubtly ever competed in combat sports
>H2H in the AF SERE program is surprisingly serious for so short a course. But their instructors are not D.I. like army & marines. Their whole job is SERE. Fucking forest ninjas basically.
Can you tell me more about the SERE H2H instruction? I've never heard anybody talk about that part of the course before.

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Old thread: >>189605
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it's 92A 55mm on ceramicish sideroad, i think i got used to shitty bearing so when the new one installed it just became too slippery to me, rn i changed it to the old bearing and it's better

hell yeah, just bought a deck, wheel and bearings. Good looking out fellas
It's Jessup, says it right on there
Someone order some and tell me if its as good as normal jessup
new thread >>194733

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Just finished rereading Teppu and All-Rounder Meguru after remembering a storytime on /a/ 2(?) years ago where some Brazilian dude got me into martial arts. If you browse this board, thank you you bastard, soon I'll be participating in my first competition.

Anyway, I'm looking for more stuff like this, I already read Ippo btw. Also, movies and other media are also cool
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Schoolgirl HEMA?
Shoujo Kishidan x Knight Tale
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good luck anon. lost my first comp miserably but it was a great time. i don't have any recommendations because all the stuff i like has already been mentioned
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Are any of you familiar with Kenji?
Very heavy focus on Bajiquan. With a huge amount of technical exposition.
Loved it, but it still pisses me off that it took several years of back-to-back street fights for the main character to learn what a feint is.

ITT: We take a non-extreme sport and change it to make it extreme.

Marathon but you can sabotage your opponents any way you want. Weapons allowed. Basically the Road Rash game but on foot.

Dodgeball with bocce.

Polo but with rodeo horses.

Water polo but the water is slightly acidic so your skin and eyes start to burn after a while and you can only get out (rotating with other team members) once you score.

Any motor sport but without brakes.

Soccer with bowling balls.

Squash but the room is so narrow and you can get hit by the other player's racket.

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I remember this game.
>Volleyball but you can only play if you're diagnosed with carpal tunnel syndrome
new skate is coming out
>Equestrian dressage/eventing/jumping but instead of the horse it's a dude carrying on his back
>Fencing with high-power cattleprods
kek, also it'd be great, a modern solution to dueling with no blood but all the satisfaction as you whip your adversary in the cock with the prod and watch him drop.
>Soccer but if you dive or fake any kind of injury you get shot.
Someone make this anon the global minister of sports lmao.
kek, there'd be whole new level of wanting to catch the game ball

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what does this mean here
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The boxes would probably fall apart I bet
He was a dan-holding Kyo black belt before he ever startes wrestle.
KOTS doesn't "prove" anything
How do you mean boxing is unfavored when they use gloves and handwraps?
>no Bas Rutten
>no GSP
>no Lyoto
>no Iceman
Whoever made this chart hasn’t watched a fight before 2019.

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What do you think of Chael Sonnen?
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The reflection of perfection
Decisions are bullshit. Should go into overtime
Tito tapped
If you spend 24 minutes sitting on top of a dude raining down punches with impunity, and don’t somehow find a way to get subbed in the last minute, then as far as I’m concerned you won.

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How dangerous is head squish by a very strong man? Would it work in a real fight?
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>lol, maybe if you're playing with the KO'd body
What if someone is mostly immobile due to being on the bottom?
If a man strong enough to crush your head like that gets his hands on your in a fight, he has many options that are much simpler than squeezing your skull until it pops. I'm sure it's possible, it just isn't very practical.
How are you so bad? Ass
> I'm sure it's possible
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surprising this womans man hands werent' the ones that did him in

Terrified of heights but I'm going to force myself to go skydiving next year. Convince me I won't die.
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What's swooping? Is that birds flying into you? Do skydivers ever die from birdstrikes?
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Whatever tickles your pickle, ya meathead.
swooping is basically initiating a turn low to the ground to gain as much speed as possible before pulling up. If you do it right you can go 40-105mph across the ground

If you do it wrong you can do 40-95mph into the ground

video here:https://youtu.be/zJf_ZL5nPuc?t=44
Any fun jumpers in here? Any good boogies coming up?
lmao the dude who crashed the hot air balloon high as fuck on ketamine

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/archery/ Thread #2

What's your style?
What you shooting?
What you hitting?
Recs for bows?
Why is the Timber Creek Mamba the best first horsebow?
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>I'm retarded.
Same anon, same
Spine is how much your arrow flex due archer paradox (it’s possible to reduce this effect with thumb draw and khatra)
When calculating a correct spine you take account your draw weight and drawlength (use a sheet which has been posted several times itt)
Compounds transfer more force so you need stiffer arrow (look sheet)

Grain = weight. Lighter arrow is faster. Heavier arrow has better penetration.
Why is this relevant is that lighter arrow is closer to dry firing than heavier one. Some bows don’t take that kind of stress very well and they get damaged and eventually crack. This is why you need correct gpp (grain per pound) again relative to your #of bow. There are some guidelines for gpp usually between 7-11 gpp or even more on some Manchu bows (heavier siyah) while some Korean horse bows are meant to shoot with low gpp
Does anyone know how the draw weight is measured on a yumi? I know draw weights are usually measured at a standard 28in, but kyudo seems to do nothing like the rest of the world, so at what length do they measure it?
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New NU just dropped. Confirmed that he lurks and probably shits on anons here.
>probably shits on anons here
Entirely justified

Did we jump timelines again? How the fuck is this actually happening? Am I being fucking bamboozled?
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Yes...and no decision either. KO or go home...
Just as an aside, tyson fought with 18oz gloves for most of his professional career. So 16s ain't shit.
they will dance around each other like a couple of fuckin fairies for 10 rounds then collect their fat checks. No one will get knocked out. Jake Paul will continue to be a twat. the end.
>Jake Paul
This guy is low IQ and has a hair lip right?
I'm not the only one that notices this, right?
Guy seems like a righteous retard, although not as half as bad of a scammer as his brother.
You say this like I’m gone going to pirate it like every other fight lol

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Was thinking about Strickland’s remarks about Road House being accurate in that 90% of fighters wind up as bouncers after their career has finished. What /xs/ sport career has the best base for post retirement
This thread has also been made in mind that it seems most MMA fighters have a shitty afterthought of a career post-retirement. That Jake Shields has to resort to posting Holocaust denial for Twitter engagement for money just tells me how desperate things must be after it’s over. Francis was right to go for the bag
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Colbozo btfo
He's very wise to go for the bag. He was elderly and aging. Should have just retired after that fury fight and left boxing fans buttflustered for years to come. But hindsight is a bitch


Open you own gym?

I've noticed a lot of nobodies get picked up to coach specifics like striking or grappling. As long as they had one or two ammy fights they will be in demand. don't know what the pay is like though, I imagine not much.
>going after the bag
Ultimately, though there’s some joy in seeing Dana getting btfo and asshurt over it, Francis was completely right as an independent fighter to chase after fights with more money and those so happened to be outside of MMA.
You’ll look back on his career and wonder what the fuss was about (he really didn’t have that many at UFC level) but he made the right decision for himself in the long run.
>should have retired after Fury
I disagree with this and desu I thought pursuing AJ was a very smart move. Especially the £20m payday he got from it. He could’ve fought a comatose bum like Hellenius for an easier fight. The way AJ exposed him will be interesting to see who he matches up against next
>coaching etc
This seems to be it but the pay must actually suck unless you’re training with elite talent. Though even that is an unknown in terms of what they pay these people to spar. MMA just seems more depressing after retirement. Plus most retire younger than most boxers (who seem to go on for longer despite the damage done)

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No Flow Edition:
Discuss the times you slowed down to scope out a line, then realized you needed a lot of speed to hit anything.

FAQ on buying a bike that nobody reads anyway:
> What good bike can I get for under $500?
>a stolen bike. Possibly a newer used entry level hardtail but don't expect it to survive rock gardens, jumps, or drops. Or an older mtb which won't be as good as newer ones and will still have a front derailleur, but it'll be good enough.
> What good bike can I get for under $1000
Good used hardtail, new entry level hardtail
> What good bike can I get for under $2000?
New Hardtail, decent used full suspension
> What good bike can I get for under $3000?
Used full suspension, decent entry level full suspension but prepared to put more money into it.
> What are the excellent value brands?
Marin, Commencal, Canyon, Polygon, YT, Propain, Kona, and many more. Sometimes the expensive brands have an excellent alue bike

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>He fell for the warranty Jew
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>I guess this is what I get for oopgrading
No, this is what happens when you don't ask for shit here before swiping the card.
>>fork still broken
Probably its csu creak, you could've asked and locktite would've been the solution given
>>new MTX pads vibrating like crazy after bedding in
You can ask here and you'd have been told to put mastic tape on the calliper, or just stick to shimano pads. If sram, changing brakes to something that brakes helps
>>$40 replacement hanger doesn't even fit correctly
You could've made a greentext post about the bent hanger and we probably would've told you to use hammer or a wrench to bend it back, fixing your problem
Bumping dead thread by saying you most certainly can buy a good, used mountain bike for under 500. I bought a cube analog 2012 ltd for £180 a few years ago. Probably just before covid.
>csu creak
That comes later. It was brand new with a massive air leak into the lowers. Warrantied it in case it was the chamber/shaft itself and turns out it must be since they just did an air spring service and didn't bother to test it right
>bend it back
Indexing still feels off, I'll take a file to the new one next
>mastic tape on the caliper
Where? There are no fins rattling around, instead it feels like the rotor is super warped. maybe it is, haven't looked into this one yet
New mtb season, new thread

(Japanese Kickboxing)
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Sometimes you just have to bang,I don't remember but there's a dutch kickboxing drill where you go head to head and spar in just that range without clinching. Also work your borxing bro
You’ve put me down a rabbit hole thanks for these, I’m starting to get these videos from Rizin and Breaking Down which are pure kino

i mean the range where I can see what my opponent is doing so I can guard, slip, parry, is much more comfortable for me. And how do they just let each other into range like that?
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If you want to keep delving, I can also recommend KNOCK OUT

They have some absolutely kino fights as well. One of their more popular guys is Ryusei who is very fun if you like cool technique combined with just being a little retarded sometimes.

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In terms of knock out power and versatility in a fight, which one is superior? A palm strike or a punch?
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And looks like he hasn't trained or worked out a day in his life.
>if you kick with your shin you will break your leg
Somebody tell Thailand
Depends on if you have gloves or not. I could teach you to effectively palm strike in a few days. It would take a year for you to be an effective puncher. Punches easily are more versatile. Knock outs require precision which also favors the punch.
>knock out power and versatility
punches by far
This. If palms were actually stronger than punches everyone would use them all the time. The only advantage a palm strike has is that it’s less likely to break your hand.

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