This week's move of the week is brought to you by our south Rockford IL, Muay Thai Kickboxing Class. One must Learn that there are only 2 options when it comes to the punch hitting or missing. In this breakdown Coach Darby Allen demonstrates a great drill to exercise both offense and defensive techniques off the jab. Enjoy!
On Saturday Night We witnessed UFC on Fox 20 and saw another sunning example of the effectiveness of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in MMA. Witnessed in the video below female bantam weight fighter Felice Herrig took herself to victory using the very same Gracie Jiu-Jitsu that we here at Team Haanpaa Martial Arts have the privilege of learning. As a member of the Team Curran Jiu-Jitsu association it is always good to see a team mate do what they do best and bring home the win! In the ES
This week were able to upload our first Move Of The Week video! In this video coach Darby demonstrates some great self defense principles from Gracie Jiu-Jitsu that addresses what to do when confronted with an attacker and the fight is inevitable. Though we teach different Martial arts when it comes to self defense Muay Thai Kickboxing and Boxing have their place but one needs always to be ready to Close the distance and nullify the strikes of a stronger faster opponent. For