More and more women are learning martial arts so that they could defend themselves and to keep themselves fit.
KAMI learned that there are also Filipina celebrities who practice martial arts.
According to the YouTube video of PEP.ph, these Pinay celebrities include both Kapamilya and Kapuso stars.
1. Angel Locsin
The Kapamilya actress learned Muay Thai since her ex-boyfriend Luis Manzano is also very fond of mixed martial arts.
2. Glaiza de Castro
The Kapuso star practices mixed martial arts in order to keep herself in shape.
3. Yassi Pressman
Yassi is known as an awesome dancer.
However, most people do not know that she also practices boxing and Muay Thai.
4. Cristine Reyes
Her husband, Ali Khatibi, teaches mixed martial arts.
So it comes as no surprise that the actress practices Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with him.
5. Kylie Padilla
It is not only Robin Padilla who is physically tough in his family.
His daughter Kylie trained in Muay Thai.
6. Jennylyn Mercado
Jennylyn is also an ex-girlfriend of Luis Manzano.
She knows Balintawak Arnis as well as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
7. Bea Binene
The young actress is a WFP Wushu Ambassador.
She was able to win a bronze medal in a national tournament when she was young.
KAMI believes that martial arts should only be used for self-defense and exercise and not for hurting and threatening others!
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