Ernie Reyes Jr. - Defensive Sidekick Drill
The pad holder will initiate the drill by moving forward, then the kicker must respond by jamming them with a defensive side kick.
Kicking | Defense | Sparring | Pad Drill | Partner Drill
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Flutter Kick Drill
These low kicks are great for warm ups and begin the progression to the more difficult double and triple kicks. As your students get stronger, bring the paddles up higher.
Kicking | Paddle Drill | Tae Kwon Do | Warm Up | Partner Drill
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Up, Over, and Across Drill with Elbows
Learn three effective elbow strikes and put them together into a sharp training combination.
Elbows | MMA | Self Defense | Striking | Combo
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Leg Checking Drill with Partner
Learn the proper way to perform leg checks, then drill the technique with a partner throwing round kicks.
MMA | Muay Thai | Kickboxing | Defense | Partner Drill
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Shoe Shine Drill
This drill expands upon the 10 count punching system, putting all the punches together into a continuous combo.
Punching | Warm Up | Striking | Combo
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Slip, Bob & Weave Using Padded Sword
The slip and bob & weave are both very important defensive techniques for nearly any form of combat sport. Use an ActionFlex sword to help your students understand these important techniques.
Defense | Boxing | MMA
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Spinning Hook Kick Progressions
Using small hops to keep balance while performing a low hook kick, your students can begin their progression to the spinning hook kick.
Kicking | Balance | Intermediate | Advanced
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Triple Kick Progression Using Paddles
The triple kick is a popular technique commonly used in Tae Kwon Do. This flutter kick paddle drill will help your students progress to the triple kick.
Paddle Drill | Kicking | Partner Drill | Tae Kwon Do
Ernie Reyes Jr. - 10 Count Punching Drill
These 10 punches (5 on each side) are the foundation of MMA-style striking. Pair this drill with the 10 count blocking drill.
Punching | Striking | MMA | Self Defense | Combo
Ernie Reyes Jr. - 10 Count Punching with Defense & Partner
This partner drill incorporates both the 10 count punching and blocking drills. This drill has great application in self defense or MMA.
MMA | Self Defense | Partner Drill | Combo
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Defense to 10 Count Punch
Learn the 10 blocks (5 on each side) that will defend against 10 different types of punches.
Blocking | Defense | Self Defense | MMA
Ernie Reyes Jr. - Defensive Back Kick Drill
The pad holder will initiate movement forward so that the kicker can practice the back kick from a defensive perspective.
Kicking | Defense | Pad Drill | Partner Drill