Are USPSA and IDPA “martial arts” ?

Akimbo

Last week’s discussion at the Power Factor Show on training for practical pistol covered topics like learning footwork and hand position and drills and training schools. 

Which are the same things you talk about in a traditional martial art. And given the martial origins of kendo, karate, kung-fu, krav maga, etc, and the defensive applications of IDPA and the origins of USPSA … 

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