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How to tackle ACL reconstruction so I can go back to Judo and BJJ?

Whoot, 1st question on MetaFilter. I tore an ACL, and I'm looking at reconstruction so I can go back to my two favorite things, Judo and Brazilian jiu-jitsu. My question: Any professionals with insight? Any protips or questions I should ask? Any thing I should be cautious or wary about? (More detail under the fold if that's helpful.) [more inside]
posted by aaxelrod on Oct 18, 2014 - 8 answers

Help me decide which martial art to pursue.

I think I'd like to take up some kind of martial art for both self-defense and exercise reasons. There are some quizzes online, but I don't really know how to answer a lot of the questions, given that I have never done this kind of thing before. I'm located in Houston, TX so I imagine I have a lot of options. More details on me and my preferences inside. [more inside]
posted by jorlyfish on Mar 29, 2014 - 18 answers

What exercise can I do with an injured knee?

[Fitness Filter] Help me find a way to get fit that won't make my injured knee explode! [more inside]
posted by anaximander on Jan 9, 2013 - 12 answers

Avoiding injury in Judo, exercise?

Avoiding injury in Judo, exercise? [more inside]
posted by 4midori on Oct 17, 2011 - 14 answers

Achievement Armlocked!

RewardFilter: Inspired by the recent Habit Judo hoo-ha, what are novel and interesting ways to reward yourself ? [more inside]
posted by pickingoutathermos on May 20, 2011 - 5 answers

Help me share my awesome idea!

How do I get a good idea in front of more people? [more inside]
posted by leotrotsky on May 6, 2011 - 25 answers

Judo in Center City, Philadelphia?

We just moved to Philadelphia and I'm looking for judo dojo recommendations. Is there a good one in Center City? We're a bit east of Chinatown. Thanks.
posted by chengjih on Jul 1, 2009 - 1 answer

What is a good martial arts school in Chicago?

What is a good (criteria inside) martial arts school in Chicago? [more inside]
posted by burnfirewalls on Mar 17, 2009 - 8 answers

Can martial arts really teach me to fall safely?

Can martial arts practice really help one overcome the instinct to break a fall by putting out one's hand? And if so, what form of martial arts teaches this most effectively? [more inside]
posted by Kat Allison on Apr 9, 2008 - 24 answers

Photographing a Kid's Judo Tournament?

What's the best way to photograph a kid's judo tournament and have pictures ready for the parents right after awards are presented? [more inside]
posted by chengjih on Dec 31, 2007 - 9 answers

Judo Club in Brighton and Hove

Can you help me find a good, friendly and mixed Judo club in the Brighton and Hove area? [more inside]
posted by informity on May 22, 2007 - 0 answers

Should I stretch after judo?

There is no stretching at my judo dojo. Shouldn't there be any, especially at the end of an intense session? [more inside]
posted by amusem on Apr 11, 2007 - 15 answers

What is a good martial art for a 6 year old, and related questions

MartialArtsFilter: My son has been badgering me about a martial arts class. I know exactly nothing about martial arts, so I have questions:
1) what's a good art for a 6 year old kid?
2) how much should I expect to pay for a) lessons and b) uniforms and equipment?
3) any good schools in northern VA people want to suggest?
posted by Irontom on Feb 10, 2004 - 13 answers

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