Kids Tutorials Blocks ( 막기 makgi )

 

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Knife Hand Inward Block

Knife Hand Inward Block

( 손날 안막기 sonnal anmakgi )

Difficulty Level:  Intermediate      Technique: Blocks ( 막기 makgi )

Block the same way as momtong makgi but the hand is kept in a knife hand position to block. The block deflects a strike away from the defender and away from the attacker.

Experienced practitioners learn through repetition and muscle memory when (not just how) to launch particular blocks, based on the circumstances they are facing. Fights and fighters may have ebbs and flows in momentum and action that become predictable. Disrupting this flow may give the striker an advantage.

 

Knife Hand Inward Block ( 손날 안막기 sonnal anmakgi ) Knife Hand Inward Block ( 손날 안막기 sonnal anmakgi ) Knife Hand Inward Block ( 손날 안막기 sonnal anmakgi ) Knife Hand Inward Block ( 손날 안막기 sonnal anmakgi )

 

 

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