How To Defend Against A Hook Punch | Self Defense For Women

How To Defend Against A Hook Punch shows you how you can defend against the most common street punch, the hook punch. The hook punch sometimes called a haymaker is a very dangerous punch done on the streets because of the power it can generate. But because of the nature of having to chamber back, it makes it an easier punch to defend against when taught the proper self defense techniques. This video goes over three defenses against the hook punch that we commonly teach in our women’s self defense workshops. These three blocks against the hook punch work well in self defense for women training.

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Taekwondo Training Equipment

Master Jonathan goes over the Taekwondo Training Equipment that his students and taekwondo black belts use in their training in taekwondo classes at Cobourg Tae Kwon Do. Taekwondo is a fun and dynamic martial arts that utilizes a variety of martial arts training equipment such as kicking paddles, focus mitts, body shields, boxing heavy bags, mma ground and pound bags, striking pads, and much more.

This provides the taekwondo students and black belts a variety of training methods that helps improves coordination, strength, power, endurance, cardio, flexibility, mobility, and agility, It also helps keeps the training fun and exciting so you want to come to class and keep up with your training.

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3 Beginner Kickboxing Focus Mitt Drills | Part 12 of 12 | Self Defense For Women

Learn 3 Beginner Kickboxing Focus Mitt Drills you can use to help with your self defense and fitness training. Kickboxing focus mitt drills are an excellent way to work on self defense strikes while improving your fitness and reducing your stress. Plus it’s a great way to spend sosme quality time with a partner. This video covers, the switch round, and double jabs adding onto the jab punch, rear roundhouse kick, cross punch, lead leg roundhouse kick.

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10 Reasons To Start Training In A Striking Martial Arts First

Master Jonathan Field goes over 10 Reasons To Start Training In A Striking Martial Arts First versus starting with grappling-based martial arts. Why you should start with taekwondo, kickboxing, karate, or boxing versus jiu jitsu, judo, aikido, and so on. Master Jonathan discusses the reasoning behind his educated opinion. But ultimately he believes that everyone should do martial arts regardless of style. What what you like.

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Upper Body Striking Only Beginner Sparring Drills | Self Defense For Women

Upper Body Striking Only Beginner Sparring Drills is a great way to just focus on your boxing skills and boxing sparring as well as focusing on adding elbows and palm strikes to your beginner sparring drills. You can work on offensive and defensive punches, palm strikes, and elbow strikes for mma, kickboxing, and self defense. Most beginners will feel more comfortable with hand strikes or upper body sparring as it will feel more natural as we were taught to use our hands more than our feet. Focusing on getting good with boxing skills will help you defend your head as well as learning to set up your kicks and knee strikes to the groin and legs of your opponent or assailant.

Sparring in itself is unpredictable as most self defense situations are. Martial Arts styles such as taekwondo, where you do a lot of sparring, are more practical for self defense because you aren’t just drilling with theory. You actually learn what sparring skills and self defense skills work for you. This is a key point we teach in our self defense for women workshops.

Master Jonathan Field

13 Things That Make Your Martial Arts Style Legit

Master Jonathan Field goes over 13 Things That Make Your Martial Arts Style Legit. Discussing such training factors as sparring, strength and conditioning, striking, takedowns, wrestling/grappling, situational awareness, sport/competition, and many other factors that let you know if your style of martial arts training is legitimate or not.

Master Jonathan Field

3 Easy Kickboxing Focus Mitt Drills | Part 11 of 12 | Self Defense For Women

Learn 3 easy Kickboxing Focus Mitt Drills you can use in your self defense and fitness training. Training Kickboxing focus mitt drills is a great way to work on self defense strikes while improving your fitness and reducing your stress built up all day. Plus it’s a great way to spend quality time with a partner or family member. This video covers moving back and switch roundhouse kick using the kickboxing combination of jab, cross, roundhouse kick, back kick.

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12 Things To Look For In A Good Martial Arts School

Master Jonathan Field talks about the 12 Things To Look For In A Good Martial Arts School when deciding where to sign your child or yourself up for martial arts lessons, whether it be Taekwondo, Kickboxing, Judo, Karate, and etc,. Some of the topics you should look out for are; is the school clean, they do teach actually martial arts, do they have insurance, what rank are the instructors, are they certified, and much more…

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Catching The Leg Beginner Sparring Drills | Self Defense For Women

Learn how to catch the leg in these beginner sparring drills helps you to control what kicks are thrown at you during sparring as you make your opponent question which kicks to throw. These beginner-friendly sparring drills also help you with your self defense skills as you will learn how to catch a kick and throw your attacker off balance. This will give you the opportunity to escape the situation. In sparring, it is common in various martial arts styles to catch the leg to set up takedowns and effective counter strikes.

Sparring in itself is unpredictable as most self defense situations are. Martial Arts styles such as taekwondo, where you do a lot of sparring, are more practical for self defense because you aren’t just drilling with theory. You actually learn what sparring skills and self defense skills work for you. This is a key point we teach in our self defense for women workshops.

Master Jonathan Field

Learn 3 Effective Kickboxing Focus Mitt Drills | Part 10 of 12 | Self Defense For Women

Learn 3 Effective Kickboxing Focus Mitt Drills for you to use in your next self defense and fitness training session. Using Kickboxing focus mitt drills to work on your self defense strikes is an effective way to improve your fitness and reduce your stress. It’s also a great way to spend quality time with a family member or friend. This video covers the hook, cross, hook, knee combination with the variations of adding double knee strikes and the classic bob and weave.

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