Krav Maga Techniques Step By Step

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PARRY THRUST 1Z TUNNEL CRAWL Figure 2-2. Example of nine-lane, 300-meter bayonet assault course. 1. THRUST TARGET 3. PARRY, BUTT STROKE TO GROIN TARGET 2. PARRY THRUST TARGET 4. PARRY, BUTT STROKE TO HEAD TARGET Figure 2-7. Log balance and horizontal ladder. Figure 2-7. Log balance and horizontal ladder. Figure 2-10. Double-apron barbwire fence, Figure 2-10. Double-apron barbwire fence, 3 Standards. The course must be successfully negotiated by all soldiers in the class with each soldier...

Techniques of Krav Maga

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The techniques of Krav Maga are based on transference of energy and explosive action. The strikes are powerful and designed for maximum effect to specific target areas. Students are trained to be fully aware of their surroundings and the potential for violence. As with most martial styles, the beginning student practices blocks, punches, kicks and specific strikes, along with defensive moves for grabs and attacks. As the learning progresses, the student moves to more sophisticated techniques...

Defense Against A Knife

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When an unarmed soldier is faced with an enemy armed with a knife, he must be mentally prepared to be cut. The likelihood of being cut severely is less if the fighter is well trained in knife defense and if the principles of weapon defense are followed. A slash wound is not usually lethal or shock inducing however, a stab wound risks injury to vital organs, arteries, and veins and may also cause instant shock or unconsciousness. a. Types of Knife Attacks. The first line of defense against an...

Unarmed Defense Against A Rifle With Fixed Bayonet

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Defense against a rifle with a fixed bayonet involves the same principles as knife defense. The soldier considers the same angles of attack and the proper response for any attack along each angle. a. Regardless of the type weapon used by the enemy, his attack will always be along one of the nine angles of attack at any one time. The soldier must get his entire body off the line of attack by moving to a safe position. A rifle with a fixed bayonet has two weapons a knife at one end and a butt...

Advanced Weapons Techniques And Training

For advanced training in weapons techniques, training partners should have the same skill level. Attackers can execute attacks along multiple angles of attack in combinations. The attacker must attack with a speed that offers the defender a challenge, but does not overwhelm him. It should not be a contest to see who can win, but a training exercise for both individuals. a. Continued training in weapons techniques will lead to the partners' ability to engage in free-response fighting or sparring...

Knifeagainstknife Sequence

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The knife fighter must learn to use all available weapons of his body and not limit himself to the knife. The free hand can be used to trap the enemy's hands to create openings in his defense. The enemy's attention will be focused on the weapon therefore, low kicks and knee strikes will seemingly come from nowhere. The knife fighter's priority of targets are the eyes, throat, abdominal region, and extended limbs. Some knife attack sequences that can be used in training to help develop soldiers'...

Defense Against An Armed Opponent

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An unarmed defender is always at a distinct disadvantage facing an armed opponent. It is imperative therefore that the unarmed defender understand and use the following principles to survive a. Separation. Maintain a separation of at least 10 feet plus the length of the weapon from the attacker. This distance gives the defender time to react to any attempt by the attacker to close the gap and be upon the defender. The defender should also try to place stationary objects between himself and the...

Rifle With Fixed Bayonet

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The principles used in fighting with the rifle and fixed bayonet are the same as when knife fighting. Use the same angles of attack and similar body movements. The principles of timing and distance remain paramount the main difference is the extended distance provided by the length of the weapon. It is imperative that the soldier fighting with rifle and fixed bayonet use the movement of his entire body behind all of his fighting techniques not just upper-body strength. Unit trainers should be...

Short Punches And Strikes

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During medium-range combat, punches and strikes are usually short because of the close distance between fighters. Power is generated by using the entire body mass in motion behind all punches and strikes. a. Hands as Weapons. A knowledge of hand-to-hand combat fighting provides the fighter another means to accomplish his mission. Hands can become deadly weapons when used by a skilled fighter. 1 Punch to solar plexus. The defender uses this punch for close-in fighting when the opponent rushes or...

Thumb strike to throat

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The defender uses the thumb strike to the throat Figure 4-3 as an effective technique when an opponent is rushing him or trying to grab him. The defender thrusts his right arm and thumb out and strikes his opponent in the throat-larynx area while holding his left hand high for protection. He can follow up with a disabling blow to his opponent's vital areas. 3 Thumb strike to shoulder joint. The opponent rushes the defender and tries to grab him. The defender strikes the opponent's shoulder...

The official Israeli selfdefence system

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To Minimize Weapon Damage While Using Blocks And Parries Limit Weapontoweapon Contact To Half Speed During Training

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The objective is to counter a thrust, throw the opponent off balance, and hit a vulnerable area of his body. Timing, speed, and judgment are essential factors in these movements. The instructor explains and demonstrates how to Parry right. If your opponent carries his weapon on his left hip left-handed , you will parry it to your right. In execution, step forward with your leading foot Figure 5-48, Step 1 , strike the opponent's rifle Figure 5-48, Step 2 , deflecting it to...