Seminar – Principles for Countering Throws and Takedowns

Tuesday, November 16, 2004

Seminar – Principles for Countering Throws and Takedowns

Here are some of the principles for countering throws to be articulated in the seminar on Nov 21, 2004
1. Hand to chin ( chin and back)
a) Do not let him pass your frontal plane with any part of his body
b) Control the distance
2. Turning with an elbow hit ( turn, pull down at eyes)
a) Go with the force
b) Turn your body to face him
3. Right hand to left ear, tricep drag ( ear and tricep drag)
a) Control the distance by fading and hitting at the same time
4. Neck throw(cobra) a) Hit right away 5. Shoulder throw
a) Push one of the levers
6. Elbow throw
a) Go with the force of the pull. Step in the same direction of pull place foot under your arm being pulled.
7. Panungay
a) Double hand stop and drop to his level