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  1. drop bear replied to the thread Is this a Wing Chun punch?.

    You probably want to be a pretty solid structure when you connect though.

    Feb 21, 2018 at 2:35 AM
  2. drop bear replied to the thread Is this a Wing Chun punch?.

    I had a huge argument with juanny about this. Apparently there is no hip movement.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 9:58 PM
  3. drop bear liked gpseymour's post in the thread What is it with reality systems and hip throws?.

    That's how I always viewed it.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 9:57 PM
  4. drop bear liked gpseymour's post in the thread Empty Hand to Clinch.

    From that, I wouldn't go for wristlocks and arm bars - there's better options that don't give up the tight control. With wrist locks,...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 9:56 PM
  5. drop bear replied to the thread Are you really training for self defense?.

    Spring em. Find yourself a pro MMA fighter. Get you guy to spar him. After he beats the guy up for five minutes get him to front the...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 5:31 PM
  6. drop bear replied to the thread Blocking useless?.

    That guy isn't only boxing.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 5:26 PM
  7. drop bear replied to the thread Blocking useless?.

    Yeah but if he makes the distinction between blocking and covering. We kind of have to go with that. Otherwise we are ignoring the...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 5:17 PM
  8. drop bear replied to the thread What is it with reality systems and hip throws?.

    You grab the knot of the belt? I think I did that back in my judo days. I thought that was mental to represent a squirrel.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 5:12 PM
  9. drop bear replied to the thread I was asked to set up a basic....

    You didn't even know what my claim was.

    Feb 20, 2018 at 5:06 PM
  10. drop bear replied to the thread I was asked to set up a basic....

    Ear shots are good. A lot of that sort of stuff is positional. So you can hammer fist from here, ear shot from there elbow from...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 5:04 PM
  11. drop bear replied to the thread Blocking useless?.

    For what they are doing what he suggests is probably on point. It is a very conservative way of stopping punches that does not require...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 4:23 PM
  12. drop bear replied to the thread Empty Hand to Clinch.

    In wrestling you mostly just get it and then throw it away due to the relatively low percentage of getting an arm or wristlock on a...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 3:59 PM
  13. drop bear liked Kung Fu Wang's post in the thread What is it with reality systems and hip throws?.

    I won't. I'll teach "single leg" only and nothing else. As long as your opponent moves in toward you, his leading leg will be in your...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 12:40 AM
  14. drop bear liked Tony Dismukes's post in the thread What is it with reality systems and hip throws?.

    Probably not if that's all the training they were ever going to get, If I expected my students to go on for additional training, then...

    Feb 20, 2018 at 12:40 AM
  15. drop bear replied to the thread Empty Hand to Clinch.

    For Aikido. That should almost become your bread and butter.

    Feb 19, 2018 at 8:37 PM