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This disarm defends against a backhand strike. This drill also discusses the difference between being open and closed when using sticks.
Escrima | Disarm | Weapons | Partner Drill | Kali
This drill helps students develop footwork and counter striking at long range. You can add to the drill by adding more strikes or a disarm.
Escrima | Long Range | Footwork | Weapons | Kali
The final video of this series teaches how to defend against a low backhand strike. Use simple footwork and counter-striking to set up a disarm.
Escrima | Weapons | Kali | Partner Drill
Work uppercuts from "largo" or long range. This drill is another member of the figure 8 family.
Kali | Escrima | Weapons | Partner Drill