FightingArts Estore
Pressure Points
From a medical professional, straight facts on where and how to hit that can save your life.
Stretching
Limber or not, anyone can add height and speed to their kicks with this method.
Calligraphy
For yourself or as a gift, calligraphy is special, unique and lasting.
Karate Uniforms
Look your best. Max snap. low cost & superior crafted: “Peak Performance Gold” 16 oz uniforms.

MOTOBU
Classic book translation. Hard to find. Not in stores.
Who's Online
0 registered (), 100 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
pinklady, EnormousLin, NicodemusGrace, tkitt, GGomez
23061 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
futsaowingchun 4
Dereck 1
bassaiguy 1
September
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
New Topics
How to train a solid punch
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:34 AM
Wing Chun's Chain Punching
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:30 AM
Wooden Dummy 1st Section details..
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:26 AM
The Guillotine
by futsaowingchun
04/24/16 12:01 PM
Anyone here?
by roninofGa
04/17/16 04:47 AM
New Association?
by bassaiguy
09/10/15 02:06 PM
Recent Posts
How to train a solid punch
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:34 AM
Wing Chun's Chain Punching
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:30 AM
Wooden Dummy 1st Section details..
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:26 AM
The Guillotine
by futsaowingchun
09/24/16 01:20 AM
Anyone here?
by Dereck
09/19/16 01:01 PM
New Association?
by bassaiguy
09/15/16 11:46 AM
Forum Stats
23061 Members
36 Forums
35658 Topics
432657 Posts

Max Online: 424 @ 09/24/13 10:38 PM
Topic Options
#193537 - 10/12/05 12:29 PM How many practice the cutting hook techinque?
Neko456 Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 01/18/05
Posts: 3260
Loc: Midwest City, Ok, USA
How many practice the cutting hook punch techinque? I usually like to do it against a lead jab/strike (or right hand except you step away) leaving the hook punch. It is basically a deflecting block and strike in one motion. Either under or over the attacking arm, if you step away you don't have to make contact with the arm.

I was recently told by a Gung-fu Sifu that they stopped using that technique because it can be over powered. I argue that any technique can be countered and continue to use it and teach it.

Whats your take on this? Use it until the can stop it or stop using it because it maybe countered.
_________________________
DBAckerson

Top
#193538 - 10/13/05 08:10 AM Re: How many practice the cutting hook techinque? [Re: Neko456]
naraebon Offline
Member

Registered: 05/26/05
Posts: 47
Loc: Vienna, Austria

we do use a technique like this in the Wing Chun style I practise in (Austin Goh), a bent punch (elbow slightly to the outside) deflecting a punch and punching at the same time.

I think an answer exists, at least in theory, to every strike, kick, punch, style. So if you decide not to execute what in principle can be countered ... then what do you want to do ?


Nara Ebon

Top
#193539 - 10/14/05 12:19 PM Re: How many practice the cutting hook techinque? [Re: naraebon]
Neko456 Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 01/18/05
Posts: 3260
Loc: Midwest City, Ok, USA
I agree thats my argument every techniques has a counter, so why stop using something thats working until they stop it, then youcan lure them into a counter for their counter.
Rarely does this happen in fighting but sometimes in sparring an equally skilled fighter, the counters can go for a volley and you step away admireing each others abilities. And it really becomes a chess game or Cat and Mouse, one mistake and you're looking up or down. The good thing its sparring and you can try it again and agai until youget right.

I agree with your explaination, I think Praying Mantis, Choy-Li-Fat, Kempo and may others system have this technique in it, wheather its known/taught or used is another matter.
_________________________
DBAckerson

Top


Moderator:  Cord, MattJ, Reiki, WhiteDragon11 




Action Ads
1.5 Million Plus Page Views
Monthly
Only $89
Details

Fight Videos
Night club fight footage and street fights captured with the world's first bouncer spy cam

How to Matrix!
Learn ten times faster with new training method. Learn entire arts for as little as $10 per disk.

Self Defense
Stun guns, pepper spray, Mace and self defense products. Alarms for personal and home use.

TASER MC26C
Stop An Urban Gorilla: Get 2 FREE TASER M26C Replacement Air Cartridges With Each New TASER M26C!

 

Unbreakable Unbrella

krav maga