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#345990 - 06/07/07 03:35 PM Off balancing opponents
im_hungry Offline

Registered: 05/09/07
Posts: 9
Does anyone have a tips to take away an opponents balance , make them easier to trip/throw/push ?

Thanks in advance.

#345991 - 06/07/07 03:38 PM Re: Off balancing opponents [Re: im_hungry]
MattJ Offline
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Registered: 11/25/04
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You may want to check the judo forum. Takedowns are their realm of expertise.
"In case you ever wondered what it's like to be knocked out, it's like waking up from a nightmare only to discover it wasn't a dream." -Forrest Griffin

#345992 - 06/07/07 03:45 PM Re: Off balancing opponents [Re: im_hungry]
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Push them.
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#345993 - 06/07/07 03:52 PM Re: Off balancing opponents [Re: Spade]
leviethain Offline

Registered: 04/13/07
Posts: 26
if your in the clinch, push toward them to get them to push towards you, then suddenly stop applying pressure int here direction and use the force they give you.

-works with most directions, if you try and pull them towards you, there genna try pulling away to keep there balance, if you suddenly stop pulling, there genna unbalance themselves for a second.

#345994 - 06/07/07 04:05 PM Re: Off balancing opponents [Re: leviethain]
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Anything that causes a gross body reaction. A strike (or feint) to the groin may cause them to lean forward and you can take their center.

A poke to the throat may cause them to lean backwards and...

A knee to the nerve center on the thigh...

A wrist lock which causes them to buckle...
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#345995 - 06/07/07 10:18 PM Re: Off balancing opponents [Re: jpoor]
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