The Best Martial Arts for Women’s Self Defense

Rebecca Ahn
10 min readMay 23, 2021
Photo from “Kill Bill: Volume 2”

I love martial arts. I’ve been studying many different styles for many years and I highly recommend them for many reasons. But if you want to know the best martial arts for self defense, I have to be honest with you. There aren’t many styles I would say are useful in their entirety for self defense.

Some styles do prove helpful in some situations or with some of their moves, but…

Rebecca Ahn

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