Category of Attack: Hugs and Holds
Method of Attack: Rear Hug Arms Free
Practicing the different methods of attack within a category will enable you to quickly recognize which specific method of attack is being executed…the range, height, width, depth, and body positions. Recognition and response drills will enhance your metal and physical reaction speed to different attacks. While the body will reach heights of conditioned response, ultimately the mind will transcend from the conscious to subconscious state, working in a flow or zone, while responding spontaneously.
“Nature of Attack — Refers to learning to: 1) identify, define and classify the types of encounters you may find yourself in; 2) thoroughly scrutinize the various methods in which weapons (natural or otherwise) can be employed; and (3) instinctively determine your choice of action in successfully combating the numerous types of encounters with which you may be confronted” (p. xii Infinite Insights, Book 5–Ed Parker.
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Top 5 Benefits of Martial Arts Classes
- Strength and Flexibility Training
- Eye-Hand-Body Coordination
- Self Defense
- Mind-Body Connection
- Camaraderie and Fun!