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Can you really learn from home?

  1. ThunderKeys profile image81
    ThunderKeysposted 5 years ago

    Is it possible to become a proficient marital artist by mainly practicing at home?

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  2. taiciapar01 profile image60
    taiciapar01posted 5 years ago

    I am not sure if you will be as proficient as the ones who do the formal trainings mostly in martial arts wherein being an apprentice is very important. I think it is an art form wherein actual learning and experience with a teacher is very essential. I learned Tai Chi before and i tried watching it on video streams like youtube and I also tried learning it through books but I gotta say, it is still the best experience when there is a teacher who shows you the very preciseness of every move and the details a teacher will push on you is inevitable since teachers would definitely correct your mistakes right away.
    I hope i helped you in some way or another. Bye.

    1. ThunderKeys profile image81
      ThunderKeysposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Thank you for the reply.

      Did you read my article and see the full model of training that I outline? Its not just training by yourself , but combining a detailed home study course with occasional private lessons. I also recommend training with a parnter, family member or friend.

      Take care,

  3. ujoutdoors profile image59
    ujoutdoorsposted 5 years ago

    No, you can not learn at home and expect to be proficient. A martial art requires a student teacher relationship. The teacher is required to mold the student's each move with proper critique and motivation, otherwise it is a waste of time.

    John Simeone
    10th Dan