Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: Theory and Technique by Renzo Gracie

By Renzo Gracie

Over the past decade, the martial arts global has regarded to leading edge combined martial arts competitions comparable to the last word scuffling with Championship to figure out which battling variety is the simplest. those contests have again and again proven the grappling type of martial arts, headed by means of Brazilian jiu-jitsu, to dominate. The Brazilian jiu-jitsu type stems from the idea, garnered from research of tangible highway fights, that the end result of any struggle is determined at the floor. whereas so much martial arts deal in basic terms with the preliminary punching and kicking phases of strive against, Brazilian jiu-jitsu concentrates on floor strive against. This consultant indicates the way to use Brazilian jiu-jitsu to extend strive against effectiveness. photos and step by step directions convey the best way to grasp the recommendations utilized in this intriguing new kind of strive against.

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Katatedori kokyunage 6 C D Founder at Noma Dojo, 1935. Uke: Shigemi Yonekawa Takemusu Aikido, Vol. 4 55 A B A B C D Detail of photo 56 Katatedori kokyunage 7 C D A BWhen your partner grabs your left wrist with her right hand, change to right hanmi while raising your left hand. Execute an atemi to your partner's face with your right hand. C Grab your partner's right wrist from the inside with your left hand and hold the upper right side of her collar with your right hand while taking a large step diagonally to the rear with your left foot.

However, in this ki no nagare variation, you parry your partner's strike and allow her attack to flow past. 30 Yokomenuchi kokyunage 2 ki no nagare C D E Takemusu Aikido, Vol. 4 31 A B A A Face your partner in ai hanmi. B CAs your partner advances forward with her right foot and executes a yokomenuchi strike with her right hand, cut your partner's right hand down with your left hand while stepping to the rear with your left foot. D Grab your partner's right wrist from the inside with your right hand and push forward your partner's right arm while placing your left arm under her right elbow.

BC D EF Commentary e 32 In the movement shown in photo e, apply pressure against your partner's elbow by pushing with your left elbow. Yokomenuchi kokyunage 3 C D Detail of photo e E F Takemusu Aikido, Vol. 4 33 A A B C DE 34 B A Face your partner in ai hanmi. B As your partner advances forward with her right foot and executes a yokomenuchi strike with her right hand, cut her right hand down with your left hand while shifting from one foot to the other to assume right hanmi. C Grab your partner's right wrist from the inside with your left hand, and place your right arm under her right elbow.

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