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114 - "Between beast and man" - Animalistic states of mind

How can a smaller person with minimal training be hell on wheels difficult for an elite level martial artist to deal with?

What are the differences in mental state between extreme violence and combat sports?

What happens when one person is trying to apply martial art techniques and the other is seeing these very same techniques as attempted murder?

Will they respond the same way as someone in a dojo? Or will they fight with everything they have to escape what they perceive to be a mortal threat?

Interesting video. The viewpoint will be unpopular bubble bursting for some but in a self defence context - that's always a good thing.

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