Not just pretty: Meghan Markle trained in martial arts and kickboxing

Not just pretty: Meghan Markle trained in martial arts and kickboxing

- Meghan Markle, also known as the Duchess of Sussex, is a skilled lady with a long list of achievements and hidden talents

- She can speak multiple languages including French and Spanish and knows her way around a boxing ring

- According to her former trainer Jorge Blanco, the two worked side by side on martial arts, kickboxing and boxing when she was filming Suits in Canada

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The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, is not just a pretty face. She can fight.

The Mirror came across the former Hollywood actor’s resume and on it was her ability to speak multiple languages and the fact that she is trained in martial arts and kickboxing.

Lol! It is safe to say she can easily take out her enemies without batting an eyelid.

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Briefly.co.za learned that Jorge Blanco, a professional trainer who deals with both martial arts and kickboxing, told Spanish Vanity Fair he worked with Meghan while she was recording legal series Suits.

“I trained Meghan when she was in Toronto during the shooting of the series Suits,” he said.

According to the professional, the two practised a mix of boxing, kickboxing with a splash of martial arts.

He never in his wildest dreams imagined the lady he had gotten so used to would one day end up being a princess of a powerful country.

Jorge said they both enjoyed their time in the ring and she was always kind enough to speak in Spanish so the two conversed with so much ease.

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“We did a bit of martial arts, a little boxing, and sometimes kickboxing. I never really thought she could end up being a princess! I had a great time training with her because she is super nice and speaks Spanish, with an Argentine accent,” the trainer added.

On top of being a tough fighter, Meghan can dance ballet, play jazz and has experience in musical theatre.

The Duchess and her husband Prince Harry recently moved to the US.

The two have been involved in charity work which includes taking food to people locked up in their home.

The two are raising their son in the country after stepping down from their royal duties.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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